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How Not to Alienate "Normal" College Students: A Guide for Former IB Kids

By ContributorJanuary 10, 2012
dac213 has some advice for all you ex-Ibers out there: don't be Lieutenant Dan. —Sparkitors I’m ex-IB, which means I was... More  →
How Not to Alienate

How NOT to Study for Finals

By ContributorDecember 15, 2011
Zayz has some killer tips for those of you trying to cram your way through finals. Now go... More  →
How NOT to Study for Finals

The People You'll Meet at Occupy Finals Week

By ContributorDecember 8, 2011
Courtney Guth has a field guide to studious types. Enjoy! —Sparkitors It’s time to occupy finals week! Students may not be... More  →
The People You'll Meet at Occupy Finals Week

Prepare For Final Exams with SparkLife Brain Busters

By Dan_BergsteinDecember 8, 2011
Why are you reading this when you should be camped out in the library cramming calculus data and Russian history factoids into... More  →
Prepare For Final Exams with SparkLife Brain Busters

All These Things Are Worse Than Finals

By Kathryn_WilliamsDecember 6, 2011
Dewds, finals suuuuuuuck. It is a fact of the universe. These exams are a semester's worth of procrastinating and cramming rolled into... More  →
All These Things Are Worse Than Finals

You Know You've Been Studying for Too Long When...

By Scott GreenstoneDecember 5, 2011
The Dark Lord extending his evil reign on your brain this month? His name be-ith Finals. Finals the Dreaded One. The only way... More  →
You Know You've Been Studying for Too Long When...

Blogging NaNoWriMo: Time Crunch!

By ContributorNovember 15, 2011
Dumblydorr delivers an update on her NaNoWriMo experience—which may or may not include MURDER.—Sparkitors Hello again, Sparklies! It's been an action-packed... More  →
Blogging NaNoWriMo: Time Crunch!

Ask a Teacher: When Do You Start Losing Steam?

By Ms. DameOctober 4, 2011
Q: Do you ever start losing steam during the school year? When? A: I know the EXACT MONTHS when I feel completely and... More  →
Ask a Teacher: When Do You Start Losing Steam?

Eight Steps to Climbing the Academic Ranks

By ContributorOctober 4, 2011
By the time you complete annie9075's academic excellence plan, you may also be a superhero. You're welcome. –Sparkitors For those of... More  →
Eight Steps to Climbing the Academic Ranks

Ask a Teacher: How Do You Deal With Serious Student Problems?

By Mr. JungSeptember 16, 2011
Q: How do you deal with serious student problems? A: Be forewarned: you won’t, I hope, find much humor in this post. Jokes... More  →
Ask a Teacher: How Do You Deal With Serious Student Problems?