10 Best Pillows for College Students

10 Best Pillows for College Students

MaryS October 15, 2016 0

Like is the case with buying a mattress, it is up to you to decide on the right pillow. When you are going to college, you may feel like you do not have a lot of money to invest in pillows. However, think of it like this: you are investing in your comfort. Read on to find the best pillows for college students.

You may have bought a new mattress but still get shoulder, neck and upper back pains. Some of these pains may not have anything to do with the mattress but everything to do with the pillow you choose. To save you the hassle of finding a good pillow, we have reviewed the best ones you can buy when going to college.

But first, let’s start with a comparison table that will give you a clear overview of what to expect of each pillow.

Best Value Hypoallergenic Goose

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Eastern Kentucky University Review (2016 Updated)

MaryS October 10, 2016 0

eastern kentucky university review

Eastern Kentucky University (EKU) was established in 1874 and was at that time referred to as Central University. At its inception, the university mainly offered training courses to elementary and secondary school teachers. In 1966, the school changed its name to Eastern Southern Kentucky and added several degree programs in addition to its teaching courses. The university, which is located in Richmond, Kentucky, has several regional schools in Manchester, Danville, Corbin and Lancaster. These regional schools offer both undergraduate and graduate programs.

Besides the above schools, Eastern Kentucky University also provides online degrees through its distance learning program. Through its online program, students are provided with a variety of programs, which they can interact with through the interactive TV and though the web. The online degree programs reflect the university’s philosophy of individualized programming where students can study at their own pace in the comfort of their homes or offices. …

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Where to Find Short Term Car Insurance for Students

MaryS September 26, 2016 0

short term car insurance for students

As a student, you will need a car to get around. But one question you may have is where you can get short term car insurance. If you want to insure for days, this article is for you.

You’re probably thinking that since you’re only borrowing or renting that car for only a day or a few days, you can go scott-free on insurance. Maybe you only need the vehicle for a road trip with friends or to move to a new house. Sometimes,  your car may be broken and you need to run errands.  When you have a car, it may only be a few hours before it incur damages. This is not to wish you bad luck.  Instead, it’s a call to remind you that it’s important to get insured even if you’ll only be having the car for a short period.

To protect yourself, you should …

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College Study Tips for Top Students

MaryS September 11, 2016 0

college study tips

For students entering a university for the first time, it is important for them to know some tips on how to study. The study habits that students develop during their Elementary and High School years may not be applicable in college or university. In college, there is a large volume of complicated subjects  to be studied for one to have a great career.

In this article, we have listed some great study tips for college students. Some of these tips may go against the study strategies that you have been taught in the past. However, we encourage you to read them and try them out.

Change Your Study Areas

It’s common to hear student counselors saying that you should study in the same place all the time. However, studies conducted by cognitive scientists indicate that you have better retentive ability if you study in different places. If you change the …

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Scholarships for Students With Poor Vision

MaryS August 29, 2016 0

scholarships for students with glasses

Students with poor vision can get scholarships to make it easier for them to afford college. There are a number of credit card companies that have started offering scholarships for students with poor vision. Discover Card Scholarship is one of the scholarships offered. The scholarship is also known as the Discover Card Tribute Award Scholarship. The scholarship is offered as a “tribute” to successful high school seniors  looking to move forward with a college education.

One thing that makes the Discover Card Scholarship interesting is that it is designed so that high school juniors are eligible to apply for it. That may seem strange since it will be at least a year before most high school juniors are going to college. However, that is the way the scholarship has been set up.

Eligibility Requirements

To be eligible for the Discover Card Tribute Scholarship, you must be a high school junior

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