How to Score a Sweet Summer Job

It’s summer time and the living is easy.. right? As nice as would be to lounge by the pool all summer long, there are alternative ways to spend your summer. Perhaps you just graduated high school or college, or are just in need of some extra cash If so, a part-time summer job may be […]

Distracted Driving: Project Yellow Light/Hunter Garner Scholarship

Project Yellow Light/Hunter Garner Scholarship was born from the tragedy of distracted driving. It got its start at a Fredericksburg, VA high school where Hunter Garner would have graduated had his life not been cut short. PYL/HGS is a film contest educating the public on distracted driving. It receives 400- to 500 video submissions each […]

Distracted Driving: Project Yellow Light

June 10, 2007. 11:47pm. The phone rings, jarring me out of a deep sleep. It’s from the premiere trauma center in the Mid-Atlantic.  Our son has been in an accident; we need to get there right away.  I don’t know if you’ve ever received a call from the emergency room but that’s about all they […]

Moving to the San Francisco State University

A city as vibrant  as San Francisco is a great location for a college student. Are you ready to be a Gator and wear purple and gold while attending San Francisco State University? Ready to soak in all that the West Coast has to offer? This big city will offer cultural opportunities, great food, incredible […]

Moving to The Ohio State University

The excitement of choosing the right college for you can be overwhelming, but it’s a great path to be on. If you chose to attend The Ohio State University nestled in Columbus, OH then you’re in for a ride of scarlet and grey dreams! Are you ready to be a part of the Buckeyes tradition? […]

Moving to North Carolina State University

Ready to join the Wolfpack and attend North Carolina State University? Raleigh makes a great home for NC State students who thrive in the environment partaking in sporting events, cultural outings and enjoy a wide variety of eateries in this urban setting. If you’re ready to wear red and white and cheer on Mr. and […]

Moving to College 101: Shipping Direct and More

Congratulations on your decision to pursue higher education! You must be thrilled to embark on your next big chapter in life: moving to college! From shipping direct to checklists and more, these tips will make your move a bit easier: Packing If you’ve never moved out on your own before, you may be perplexed on […]

Moving to the University of Miami

The beach, the sun, and the books! Imagine studying for a final while on the beaches of Miami? Could it get any better? Before you take out the sunscreen, beach chair, and swim trunks, make sure you’re fully prepared to begin your collegiate career at the University of Miami. Time to start gearing up to […]

Moving to the University of Washington

The beauty of Seattle is about to become a reality for you since you’ve been accepted into the University of Washington! Nestled in a young and hip city, surrounded by trees and water, you’re about to dive into a location fit for college students. Ready to wear purple and gold and be a Huskie at […]

Moving to the Georgia Institute of Technology

Ready to be a part of the Yellow Jackets and root with Buzz at Georgia Institute of Technology games? Get ready, because being a GT student comes with a lot of hard work, but plenty of opportunities for fun and growth! Get To Know Your Surroundings GT is  a great school, and it doesn’t hurt […]

College Move Out Prep

There’s no need to be overwhelmed when it comes to thinking about moving out of your dorm. With these tips, you’re on your way to smooth sailing: Know Your Service Options There are a few options that companies like Collegeboxes offer: Summer Storage and Shipping:  If you opt for a service like Collegeboxes Shipping and Storage, your […]

Moving to the University of Denver

Ready to live near Downtown Denver and be a proud crimson and gold Pioneer? Welcome to the University of Denver where you’ll experience beautiful (but snowy) weather in a vibrant community while pursuing your education! On-Campus Housing DU provides a variety of housing options for those living on campus. You can pick between apartment-style homes […]