Creative Writing Tips

Creative Writing Tips

Some people will tell you that creative writing can’t be taught and that there are no hard and fast rules for success, and to an extent this is true: you need a little bit of natural talent and a lot of luck to make it as a writer. However, that certainly doesn’t mean...
What Do You Do in Medical School?

What Do You Do in Medical School?

Should you be medically knowledgeable, an effective communicator, skilled at interacting with diverse individuals and willing to advocate for marginalized patients, before applying to Medical School? Not quite. Medical schools aim to train students fresh from...
What Can I Do With a Psychology Degree?

What Can I Do With a Psychology Degree?

A degree in psychology opens the door to many different opportunities, both within the field and outside of it. After your degree, you could choose to take the route to become a psychologist of some kind. But, contrary to popular belief, getting a psychology degree...
How to Stay Focused in Class

How to Stay Focused in Class

You walk into your high school science classroom with a rush of energy. You sit down into a sturdy chair and pull out a pen and notebook, ready to engage with today’s lecture. As the professor starts discussing biology, going into the nuances of the human digestive...
Archaeoptryx – The Bridge Between Dinosaurs and Birds

Archaeoptryx – The Bridge Between Dinosaurs and Birds

What happens when you go to the National History Museum as a Creative Writing student? You take the surrounding fossils and make them come alive on the page. Sometimes through poetry, sometimes through journalistic prose. This is a short piece by a talented alumnus,...
10 Psychology Books Everyone Should Read

10 Psychology Books Everyone Should Read

The field of psychology covers a wide range of topics, from social psychology to neurology (disorders of the brain and nervous system). This is a list of 10 of the best psychology books, across the entire field, that we should all read. 1.  The Man Who Mistook His...