With the spring quarter underway, students are preparing for rigorous assignments and new material. Stress and anxiety, which often lead to procrastination, are common emotions that students might experience. Some students may feel overwhelmed with the sudden, statewide shift of classes being virtually-delivered online through Blackboard and Zoom, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and feeling overwhelmed can lead students to procrastinate on their responsibilities. CSUSB’s Counseling & Psychological Services (CAPS) hosted a virtual workshop through Zoom to help students find ways to combat anxieties and procrastination. The virtual workshop took place on April 9 and assisted students … [Read more...] about Webinar hosted to assist with overcoming procrastination
Is school feeling like a drag lately? You’re not alone! With the finish line so close yet feeling so far, we asked fourth-year student, Graphic Design and English major, Madison Thompson on how she avoids senioritis. “I try to do things that make me happy that doesn’t involve school like hanging out with my friends. I think it has to do with me being really chill about the school, I mean I maintain my GPA above a 3.0 and don’t let school get to me like that because my GPA does not define who I am”. A great majority of college students suffer from senioritis. The education world shares that there are a copious number of symptoms that come with senioritis. Such as: Mild to … [Read more...] about What is Senioritis?
By Art Ortega |Staff Writer| After four long years of living the college life, I look back down the long spindly road to examine the many life lessons learned throughout my journey. Thinking back on my journey I wish I had someone to guide me through all the stress accompanied by those issues, which I consider nuisances. I want to share a few priceless tips every college student should know. Here are a four guideposts to keep you on track. First, when in doubt, just take the next small step. There will come times where you feel as if you have no direction in your life. The question often accompanied by this feeling will most likely be, “What am I doing with my … [Read more...] about Priceless tips every student should know