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Be a Better Student this Semester

Rap-Si Adi Chavarria

Rap-Si offers 10 tips for success By Adi Chavarria Midterms are almost here, papers are piling up, and before you know it, it’s time to register for next semester. Don’t panic; get organized. To help, the mentoring program Rap-Si recently offered a session on how to be successful. Rap-Si, which stands for Retention Achievement Professionalism […]

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Camping Out in Cohen


Students get lots of shut eye in the library during midterms   Cohen Library is now open 24/7 through November 14th for midterms. As students start spending countless hours in the library it’s beginning to look more and more like a campsite. “Last semester a student brought in their own coffee machine,” says a 30-year-old […]

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Explaining Procrastination


Is it just plain laziness, fear of imperfection or something else? by Richard Dreier Procrastination affects everyone from time to time. It has the most impact on undergraduates however, especially around midterm time. Students continuously put off studying, writing papers, and doing projects for various reasons, even if they have a deadline that is weeks […]

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 Midterm season is here! And with it comes lots of studying, not enough sleep and plenty of stress. “I have classes on Mondays and Wednesdays,” said Anna, junior at CCNY. “But for this whole week, I have been coming every day to study for the midterms.” CCNY students and faculty had varying views on how […]

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24/7 at the Library


Where to study (or sleep) round the clock and what students think about it by Phaimie Jean Jacques Midterm season is in full swing and students are taking advantage of the increased ours at the library. Between March 4th to the 22nd, the library will be open 24 hours on weekdays and close at midnight on […]

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Surviving Midterm Stress


Calm down, you can get through this! by Darlene Bueno It’s that time of the year again when: midterms! As this halfway point approaches, the stress begins. The average full-time student takes five classes, which can add up to five midterms. And students find various ways to cope. Some spend all their time in the […]

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With Midterms and Graduation on the Way, How to Improve Time Management

Most experts will tell you that to stay healthy (and sane), getting eight hours of sleep is a must. But last week, Christina Arnold, a City College graduating senior, was able to squeeze in less than five hours a night. “With school full time, work full time and my internship 24 hours a week I […]

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