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5 ways to reach your peak happiness

A key to our happiness lies in prioritizing experiences over material possessions.
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Apps and podcasts we love: ThinkUp

A student reviews the app ThinkUp and shares how it helped her.
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7 ways to boost your confidence, even when you’re not feeling it

Here’s how to appear confident, even if you’re not feeling that way.

Ask the academic advisor: How can you stop feeling like a bad week in...

—Tony*, Lowell, Massachusetts Oh, boy, there are times that I have bad days when I feel as though I’m not the smartest person on the planet. It usually happens when I’m teaching and make a...
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Why disappointment matters: Turning letdowns into life gains

Rate this article and enter to winYou trained your booty off all winter, and when it came time for tryouts, the competition was too stiff; there just weren’t enough spaces on the team. Then...
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Keeping it classy: How to stay above the negativity

Rate this article and enter to winPicture this: You just found out that a person you thought was your friend is spreading rumors about you and trying to turn your mutual friends against you....
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Ask the counselor: Staying positive after many failures

“How can I stay positive when I’ve had a lot of failures?”—Debra, St. Paul, MinnesotaThomas Edison once said with regard to his attempts to build a light bulb, “I have not failed. I’ve just...

Build your brand: 6 ways to be a social media star

Rate this article and enter to winAre you envious of that Twitter handle that has more than 4,000 followers? Did you create a food blog six months ago with intentions of becoming the next...
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Your social circle: The surprising effects of kindness

Rate this article and enter to winAre you in or are you out? If you’re like Simon, a junior in Indianapolis, Indiana, you’ve been both. Standing on the sidelines while his friends were having...
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Selfie revolution: Be a role model, not just a model

Rate this article and enter to winThe selfie phenomenonWhat do Miley Cyrus, President Obama, and your little sister have in common? They all take selfies.The popularity of taking selfies has given our generation the...