Snail Mail Is So Last Holiday Season

Turns out many colleges and universities have gone digital when it comes to sending holiday cards.  This one, from the College of William & Mary, is my fave.  Very creative– and I’m loving the singer’s voice (she’s a student, by the way)! George Mason’s holiday card featured a song written by pep band director Michael “Doc Nix” Nickens.  … Continue reading

“S” Is the New “A” at Utica

Utica College must be on Santa’s nice list this year–especially if its plan to abolish GPA’s for freshman becomes a reality! The Utica College Office of Student Success has proposed to eliminate the GPA for freshman during the fall semester.  That means, instead of getting an A through C letter grade, you would get an “S” for … Continue reading

Avoid the Malls Like the Plague and STILL Get Your Shopping Done

Each year it’s the same story.  With exams and papers sucking up all of your precious time, you don’t have a minute to spare for holiday shopping.  As the clock ticks on and the big day (or days) approach, you still have not one gift checked off your holiday wish list.  So, once your last … Continue reading