Millennials are the generation of young people currently enrolled in high school and college. They’re tech-savvy, quick to learn, and extremely ambitious. They’re the most civic-minded generation according to Pew Research, and they’re often more open-minded than earlier generations.
But, being raised in an educational system built around the concept that “Everyone gets
1. Teens simply don’t have time; they need to be participating in activities that they can put on their college applications and improving their test scores
Guess what? Colleges care about much more than the sum of your numbers (GPA/standardized test score/class rank). Sure it’s important to get good grades and do your work on
Experiences vs. Things
Summer vacation is upon us and there are lots of ways you could spend your time. School’s out, and about two months worth of free time lay sparkling in front of you. What can you do that will put those weeks to good use?
You could go shopping and buy some things that
“I felt my lungs inflate with the onrush of scenery—air, mountains, trees, people. I thought, ‘This is what it is to be happy.’”
― Sylvia Plath, The Bell Jar
Who says you need a significant other on Valentines Day to be happy? Sylvia Plath so beautifully expressed how all we need to do is look to the