How to Stay Focused on Zoom

I'm sure a lot of you have already found that staying focused on Zoom can be a struggle, especially when you have to do it for multiple classes in a day. This blog will provide some helpful tips that will make it easier for you to stay focused while using Zoom! TURN OFF YOUR PHONE... Continue Reading →

Tips to Stay on Track with Assignments

            One of the scariest things about online classes is knowing what things are due and when. With online classes asynchronous or synchronous, due dates are there and they come up fast. Professors may remind you of upcoming due dates, but others may not and it’s up to you to remember and balance them all. In... Continue Reading →

How to Stay Organized

I don't know about you, but I'm already feeling stressed about the semester. If you're making the transition into college this semester, you've probably already realized how much work comes with being a college student! As someone who only has one in-person class, the majority of my semester is digital and it's a lot to... Continue Reading →

Navigating an Asynchronous Class

With the transition from in-person classes to online learning, we must adapt to a new learning environment. Whether it be from your dorm or the comfort of your home, our lives as students has changed drastically. This fall, in order to ensure the health and safety of their students, Salem State has introduced a new... Continue Reading →

Tips for Reducing Stress!

Transitioning from high school to college, especially right now, can be stressful. It is so important to practice self-care to help keep your stress to a minimum. If you are feeling stressed out, overwhelmed or maybe just bored, try out some of these helpful tips to reduce stress! Try Drawing I know not all of... Continue Reading →

The Importance of Reading for Fun

Reading is something people tend to avoid especially while in school because you are already reading textbooks and articles for class but, taking some time to read a book that you enjoy is beneficial to your mental health. Since it is Spring Break, it is a a great time to start reading a book! A... Continue Reading →

Coping in times of uncertainty

Given the situation we all find ourselves in I wanted to address a feeling that I am having and am sure that is shared by many of my campus peers.  Uncertainty, it is a concept we will all be faced with at various times in life.  While typically not at a national or global level... Continue Reading →

Things to do on St. Patrick’s Day

Happy St. Patrick's Day, Vikings! Whether you're Irish or not, St Patrick's Day is a heavily celebrated day for everyone in America, but you may be wondering what you can do to celebrate the life of St. Patrick? Keep on reading for a few ideas! Plant some Shamrocks We all know the concept of finding... Continue Reading →

5-Minute Self Care Tips

With everything going on right now, let's all take a moment and take care of ourselves.  Here's a few 5 minute self care tips to help. 1.Do Breathing Exercises Whenever I feel stressed I take a moment to just breathe.  Focusing on your breathing can help calm your nerves and get you back into the... Continue Reading →

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