As a college sophomore, I know what I’m talking about when I say mental health is a serious issue on campus. More of my friends are struggling with anxiety and depression than ever before. The image below illustrates just how widespread the problem is using a few facts and figures. With the increased media … More Dogs Are the Best Therapy
Rarely, if ever, do I listen to talk radio. Like most college students, I like dancing to music in the car more than I like trying to understand NPR. It takes A LOT for a story to grab my attention on the radio, so when it does happen I know the story’s important. According to … More Interview Tip: Listen for Passion
Studies have shown an increase in pet-friendly colleges. More and more college students are bringing, not only their textbooks to school, but their dogs as well. As I mentioned in my first blog post, A Dog Owner’s Guide to Surviving College, it is HARD leaving your dog at home when you go to college. You … More Is a Dog the Best Roommate?
College is such an amazing time in a person’s life. It allows you to expand your comfort zone and discover who you really are. But, if you’re a dog person, it can be hard. Your dog is your best friend, confidant, cuddle buddy, and stress reliever. You feel lost without them. You’re prepared to miss … More A Dog Owner’s Guide to Surviving College