Student Survival

Student Survival

Hi, I'm Ned Bigby... just kidding it's Alysha, and I'm here to do the impossible... create a guide to help you survive the first week of school.

The crowded ascending elevator comes to an abrupt halt as a violent ding commands the doors to open on the second floor of McMahon Hall.

College dorms. They’re small, cramped and probably not as big as your room back home, but face it: this is your life now.

For those coming to call Fordham “home” for the first time, the new campus layout will soon become standard. But for those returning to Fordham after a well-deserved summer vacation, some things will seem very different.

Whether it’s part of a morning ritual, an afternoon pick-me-up, or an all-day, everyday habit, coffee always finds a way to sneak its way into our everyday lives.

Yes, it’s really that time again, and it did not sink in until the very first fall syllabus appeared in my inbox.

Hello you freshman who is reading this story. Welcome to Fordham. You are probably going to have a rather hectic few weeks starting right about now.

Did you ever have an internship that was just not enjoyable?

Ever wonder what annoys professors most? When finals are right around the corner and your grades are borderline, wouldn’t it be helpful to know whether you’re doing that one thing that could be driving your professor crazy?

College can be quite demanding. Sometimes we get so carried away with academic and social callings that we end up emotionally and physically drained by the end of the day.