As someone who knew nothing about college before stepping on a college campus, day 1, I sometimes find that things I take for granted now were completely unknown way back then. This mostly occurs when I see people on social media make comments that I shake my head at and say “Uh, that’s not how… Continue reading Academia Public Service Announcement (APSA): How Graduate Admissions Work!
22 talks down, but fatigue isn’t quite set in. Great JDM this far
As regular readers of this blog know (Hi Nate… and maybe 1-2 other people who’ve stumbled in the door from time to time…), I collect badges, including name, store security, and Geek Squad varieties. About a year and a half ago, I posted on a counterfeit Geek Squad badge that I’d come across, and at that… Continue reading Information on Geek Squad Badges From An Insider!
Our generation is an anomaly. We refuse to do things their way, so they call us entitled. We refuse to sit in cubicles, so they call us spoiled. We refuse to follow their plans, so they call us stubborn. What they are slowly realizing, however, is we’re not lazy, stubborn or entitled. We just refuse… Continue reading What Millennials Do and Don’t Do
Earlier today a friend of mine, who is an avid gamer, posted that a sale at makeup retailer Ulta was like “a Steam sale but for make up”. Having been to an Ulta last year during the holiday season to buy presents for family members, and witnessing it’s “Best Buy” like structure (The place is… Continue reading Why An Ulta Sale & Steam Sale Should Be Seen As Just As Awesome
Warning: This post might be a bit of a downer, but consider it a Public Service Announcement from your friendly neighborhood psychologist. Today is the day in Introductory Psychology that I talk about mood disorders, schizophrenia, and suicide. (Three separate topics that can share common elements). The last item on the list holds special significance… Continue reading Please – Look Out For Each Other
I love life hacks, but I don’t think I can pull off #5 on this list! It might actually invite more examination than less.
Wanted to pass this along to anyone looking to set up their own virtual server. ReverseHosts has a very nice deal right now on 512MB VPS servers – only $12 a year! For those of you looking to run online experiments, this is a great way to get started if you’re tech savvy enough to run… Continue reading ReverseHosts is Offering a Pretty Nice Deal: 512 MB VPS for $12/year
A friend of mine joined the choir at her church awhile back. After a few months of stressing out over making sure she was always on time for each practice and recital, one of her fellow singers made an off-hand comment saying “We made due without you, we’ll be OK if you’re not here. At… Continue reading Not Cruel, Freeing