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8 Mistakes to Avoid Your First Semester of College

8 Mistakes to Avoid Your First Semester of College

College is a time to grow, learn, and make mistakes. That said, we've compiled a list of mistakes you should definitely avoid during your first semester.

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School Supplies Must-Haves

Pack your bag with the essentials you need to thrive in school.

33 School Supplies Every College Student Needs

33 School Supplies Every College Student Needs

Getting ready to head to college? Check out these must-have college school supplies to make your higher ed experience go as smoothly as possible.

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