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How to make the most of a tough conversation

The year is coming to a close, and we may find ourselves having tough conversations with our family or friends. Here are some tips to help you get through tough conversations over break.

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Tips for living with roommates off campus

Living off campus can pose additional challenges and responsibilities that you may not encounter in on-campus housing. Here are some tips to help you make the most of living off campus with roommates.

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5 things everyone should know about living with roommates

Whether you’ve had roommates before or are living away from home for the first time, here are five tips for living with roommates.

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3 tips to have an effective conversation about COVID-19

It can be challenging to have conversations with people who don’t share our own views or who see the world differently from us. If you are having a conversation with someone about COVID-19, here are some tips to keep in mind.

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5 things you should do if your housemates are getting on your nerves

Many of us have been spending significantly more time inside with the same people day in and day out. This can sometimes lead to increased stress, anxiety and conflict. Here are a few strategies you can use to help navigate disagreements at home or in close quarters. #1: Speak up...

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What to do if you disagree with a professor

This year has brought new challenges for students and professors alike. Whether you’re managing remote or hybrid learning, experiencing a change in course workloads or are unhappy about your grades heading into finals, there are ways you can work through it with your professors. It’s important to remember that conflict...