Category Archives: Vacation

Spring break “staycation” ideas

It’s spring break time for college students! If that doesn’t spell white sandy beaches for you this year, don’t worry. There are plenty of ways to have fun without planning a lavish week-long trip. No doubt you’ve heard of “staycations” … Continue reading

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Planning for Spring Break

Spring break is right around the corner, and for many, the much needed break could not come any sooner.  With the harsh winter weather of recent, a warm destination is probably more than welcome.  If you don’t have your break … Continue reading

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Our Summer Reading List

It’s summer time and you may find yourself with a little extra time to select your own reading material. Here, our bloggers have put together a few suggestions for some great summer reads. Enjoy! One of the books I recently… Continue reading

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Summer Abroad

When I was in high school, my best friend and I decided that we really wanted to study in France , so we pushed our French studies, researched exchange programs with our teachers and school counselors, and went through a… Continue reading

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How I wish I had spent my summer vacations

Summer vacation is something that we all look forward to. Some of us plan our summers down to the last detail, and some fall into it as a welcome relief from plans. There are several summers from my college years… Continue reading

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My worst spring break experience

I worked most spring breaks so none of them were all that great. One year I worked close to a 70 hour week and was looking forward to Friday because it was St. Patrick’s Day and I could finally let… Continue reading

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I’m ready for a break…

Winter feels like it has gone on forever, I’m ready for a little break. Are you feeling the same way? It happens that Spring Break is right around the corner (technically it doesn’t exist in the corporate world). Still everybody… Continue reading

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Spring break: Will it break the bank?

The Facebook  status updates are overwhelming me: “So-and-so has two more weeks until spring break,” “So-and-so is dreaming of spring break,” “So-and-so can’t wait to spend spring break on the beach.” Sigh. I wish I had a spring break. But… Continue reading

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The college students’ guide to a happy Thanksgiving

For most of the population, Thanksgiving is a pretty restful holiday. No real obligations other than to eat and watch football. For college students, it’s different. You still get to eat and watch football , but it isn’t always a particularly… Continue reading


The great Turkey Day debate

To go home for Thanksgiving or not to go home for Thanksgiving? That is the question many of you may be faced with this time of year. It’s not always an easy decision. For some strange reason, with the wrap-up… Continue reading

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