Author: Hunter Watts

The Color of Water: a Black Man’s Tribute to His White Mother Book Review

The Color of Water: a Black Man’s Tribute to His White Mother Book Review

James McBride’s memoir The Color of Water: A Black Man’s Tribute to His White Mother not only tells the story of his own life but also tells the story of his mother’s life. The book looks at the author’s life experiences as a person of mixed race, his struggle with his own identity, and the …

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Adjusting to life in Canada

Adjusting to life in Canada

The decision to travel to Canada to pursue your studies is a big one.  Many aspects of life in Canada, I’m sure, are very similar to those in your home country. However, the thought of travelling to a foreign country can be quite intimidating. Rest assured, Canadians are known world-wide for being very polite and friendly. …

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The Stay-At-Home Parents Guide to Going Back to School

The Stay-At-Home Parents Guide to Going Back to School

College campuses are no longer just for students coming out of high school. Colleges and universities across the USA, as well as in other countries, are now seeing a new demographic of their student body, which now includes adults, working professionals and even stay-at-home parents. In the case of the latter, making the decision to …

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From the Workplace to the Classroom: How to Adjust

From the Workplace to the Classroom: How to Adjust

It’s no secret that more working professionals are returning to school. Whether it’s to pursue a degree they’ve always been interested in, obtain a higher degree than the one they’ve got already or in the attempt to move up in career by completing a certificate program, going back to the classroom environment after years of …

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Can You Juggle between Work, College and Fun?

Can You Juggle between Work, College and Fun?

All over North America, thousands of students start attending college every year. Whether, it is an ivy-league school, a 4-year university or a community college. Every year, thousands of young adults embark on a journey that is full of fun, friends, love, stress, and studying all of which render planning, good organization skills and prioritizing …

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Essay of Things that Help You to Be Happy Freshman

Essay of Things that Help You to Be Happy Freshman

As a freshman there are a few things you should really know before starting your long academic journey. These aren’t really things that you have to know, in fact many of these things come with common sense, but you should definitely have a think about every point brought up in this article. First of all, …

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Looking to Transfer Colleges? Read this for a Successful Transfer

Looking to Transfer Colleges? Read this for a Successful Transfer

You’ve decided what direction you would like to take in College and have taken the necessary steps to achieve certain credits at your institution. Some students who want to save money and spend less on their post-secondary education long-term, prefer to take half of their degree at a community college and then transfer their credits …

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Dating in College: The Characteristics of the Ideal Partner

Dating in College: The Characteristics of the Ideal Partner

College life isn’t just about hitting the books and making the grade. It’s about socializing, having new experiences and broadening your horizons by meeting different people from all walks of life. Dating during college can be challenging but it doesn’t have to be impossible. Below are some major characteristics students should be on the lookout …

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