Tips for Self-love


In the end, self-love is something that begins and ends with you.

How to Date Yourself


A better relationship with yourself equals better relationships with others.

How to Operate Efficiently: The Key to Balancing It All


Time management can be a battle when you’re committed to a hectic course load, a part-time job and several extracurricular activities. But it can be done. The key is to develop effective habits, while simultaneously giving yourself room for flexibility. By doing so, you can accomplish your goals without compromising your intended level of success […]

Solo Traveling: Is it worth it?


For most people, traveling with friends is one of the most exciting and rewarding experiences. Especially with a 3-day weekend and spring break in the near future, it’s on everyone’s minds. You’ll get to spend days or weeks with your favorite people and run on a schedule that your group will usually agree on. However, […]

Surviving the Transfer


I transfered to USC for my sophomore year and although I live only 30 minutes away from campus, this school felt like an alien planet. My first semester I knew no one, had no idea how to get around, and made the grave mistake of cutting myself off. I think we tend to emotionally disconnect […]

The Power of the Right Swipe on USC Campus


Swipe left if it’s a no go. Swipe right if you’re down. From Tinder to Bumble, dating apps are a pretty prevalent force on college campuses, but are they ruining the magic of the organic way of meeting someone? Some people may argue that dating apps take out the romance of a “meet cute” aka […]

Ask Hecuba: How does a college student deal with depression?


Q: How does a college student deal with depression? Please don’t say contact the Counseling Center. There are so many reasons freshman year is a difficult time for everyone, and the most important thing to realize is that it’s not easy for anyone. But just by recognizing that you’re hurting, that your struggle is valid, […]