We spend a lot of our work day on Twitter (Follow us @SurvivinCollege!) and one of our favorite things about tweeting all day is finding cool links from the college blogging sphere. Confession: sometimes we get so deep into the Interwebz that we forget how we got there in the first place. One link leads to another, and, well, you get the gist. Hey, everyone deserves a study break now and then, right? These are our favorite links of the day, found in the tweets of our favorite people/sites. What better way to wrap up the day than another excuse to procrastinate?
Harper Honey: “The Dangers of Autopilot”
If you’re putting your life on autopilot, you need to stop. As Harper puts it, “The thing about autopilot is that if it’s not properly calibrated, you pilot yourself right into a downward spiral.” Make sure you get yourself out of that rut!
College Cures: “How to Stay Motivated When Taking Online Classes”
College Cures has an awesome list of ways to stay motivated when you’re taking online courses as it is difficult for many students. These are great tips that include getting to know other online students and rewarding yourself!
Thought Catalog: “The Evolution Of A 20-Something’s Alcohol Consumption”
This is a hilarious breakdown of the evolution of drinking. College students know all too well you start out with Jungle Juice and Natty Ice and eventually you wind up drinking mimosas and thinking you’re classy.
The College Crush: “Are You Pretty Amazing?”
Seventeen Magazine just opened their annual “Pretty Amazing” contest. Dear female readers: here’s your chance to shine (plus, you could win a $10,000 scholarship!) The College Crush has all the details.
Check back every day for more Study Break links!