Spring Break 2014: Social Media Do’s and Don’ts

Congratulations, Boilermakers--you can take a sigh of relief after making it through your papers and midterms, because Spring Break is FINALLY here! We know that while you may be exploring exotic locations or lounging in relaxation at home for the next week, Spring Break is a prime time for updates all across your social media. … Continue reading Spring Break 2014: Social Media Do’s and Don’ts

Why I’m Not Accepting Your LinkedIn Request

These days, networking is becoming more and more crucial to finding a job, among other opportunities.  We’re told over and over again that the more connections we have, the better off we’ll be. Following that logic, it makes the most sense to connect with as many people as we can on LinkedIn. However, it’s not … Continue reading Why I’m Not Accepting Your LinkedIn Request

Coping, from a Boilermaker’s Perspective

I rose this morning to attend an off-campus meeting—one of the only commitments for today, it seemed, that had not been cancelled. I locked my door and stepped outside like usual, but turning away from my apartment door and towards campus, I set eyes on a view unlike anything I’ve seen in my four years … Continue reading Coping, from a Boilermaker’s Perspective

#definesuccess Week of Jan. 20

School is back in the swing of things, and the beginning of a new semester is the perfect time to be thinking about how you want to be successful this semester, and what you think the right goals to set will be for you! See how some of your fellow students defined success last semester! … Continue reading #definesuccess Week of Jan. 20