Tyreese Smith: My College Experience As A Black Student

This post was written by my friend and fellow blogger, Tyreese Smith. Keep reading to hear about his first semester of college and how he overcame some obstacles in life! College is a new experience for a lot of us. Leaving high school, saying goodbye to our loved ones and adjusting to adulthood, it can … Continue reading Tyreese Smith: My College Experience As A Black Student

Mental Health Screening for Students (and a life update coming soon!)

It's been a while since I've posted, but I'm back with an article I read recently. A life update is long overdue, and will be posted within the next week or so! Published on Rutgers Today, the article talks about New Jersey Assemblyman Herb Conaway as he advocates for mental health screening for students to reach … Continue reading Mental Health Screening for Students (and a life update coming soon!)

How To Not Suck at Public Speaking (or at least not die while trying)

Picture this. It’s Wednesday morning and your teacher has just assigned a five-minute presentation for due in a week. Cue the panicking! We’ve all been there. About 75% of the world suffers from glossophobia, or fear of public speaking (fun word, right?). When you add an anxiety disorder to your everyday life, a presentation of … Continue reading How To Not Suck at Public Speaking (or at least not die while trying)