The Top Five Party Schools in the U.S.

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While looking for the college that’s right for you, you’ve probably got a running list of priorities in mind academics, campus culture and tuition tend to be near the top. However, there’s one aspect of collegiate life that those colorful pamphlets aren’t exactly quick to highlight the party scene. From major motion pictures to viral social media stories, the antics of young scholars are chronicled just about everywhere these days. We maintain that going away to college doesn’t mean you have to be swept up in a whirlwind of debauchery there’s always a subset of students who don’t partake in the shenanigans. In fact, some schools couldn’t be...

The Worst Five Party Schools in the U.S.

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When going away to college for the first time, students have a lot on their minds. How challenging will the classes be? Will the dining hall food be any good? Will that stranger of a roommate snore? For some, there is an even greater worry getting swept up into the wild scene of collegiate parties. We already chronicled five of the most out of control universities. It’s important to remember that not everyone is interested in late nights filled with booze and regrets. Many students still choose universities based on academic merits, and not how many bars there are these things, of course, all come down to personal preference. Chances are you’re reading...

5 Things to Do on a Friday Night at Bloomsburg University

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Friday night is a special time in everybody’s week. It’s the time many students at Bloomsburg University relax and unwind from a hard week of work. These are some of the best ways to spend your start to the weekend in the town of Bloomsburg. 1.) Go Out To Dinner With Friends. After a tiring week of work and routine, Friday night is the perfect time to switch it up and enjoy time with friends. Bloomsburg has many enjoyable places with fantastic atmospheres for you and a group to enjoy a night out with great food. Among some of the best places in the Bloomsburg Area with a casual vibe are Marley’s, Balzano’s and Applebees. For a fancier, fine dining...

Ways to Spend Free Time as a Student at College of the Redwoods

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Whether you are a native of Humboldt County or you are coming from somewhere else in the world, you will find that there is plenty of enriching, interesting or just plain fun things to do in your free time at the College of the Redwoods. From exploring the nearby nature trails or bird watching with a Meet up group, to a night out dancing with friends to cultural events there never has to be a dull moment in this rural gem of global people with a small town feel. Some favorites for all kinds of folks: Plant lovers go no further than your own backyard to find the botany you desire at Humboldt Botanical Gardens. HBG sits on 44.5 acres of beautiful forests and...

Top Five Things To Do on a Friday or Saturday Night at College of Staten Island

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Okay, so Staten Island isn’t exactly known for its nightlife. Sure, it’s easy to hop on the ferry and make your way to the bars of downtown Manhattan. But why not explore something closer to home? Being so near the heart of the city is definitely a plus for prospective College of Staten Island students and believe me, it is pretty great but we Islanders have our own low key activities that don’t require a boat ride. 1.) Everything Goes Book Café There’s a growing hippie scene in Staten Island, and Everything Goes is at its center. Owned by members of the borough’s only commune, The Ganas Community, it holds poetry readings, open mics, art...

Nightlife at Centenary College of Lousiana

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Centenary College of Lousiana is located in the Highland neighborhood of Shreveport Louisiana, just miles away from nearly all of the city’s top attractions. Students are fortunately situated near the sites of numerous seasonal events around the city in addition to dozens of bars, clubs, and restaurants that offer up just about anything a college kid who’s tired of frat parties could ask for. 1.) Clubs/Bars. If you are looking to unwind, have a drink, and play pool just a short distance from campus, Strangebrew, Ernie’s, Ivan’s Pub, The Cub and Roundbar all offer relaxed environments frequented by Centenary students. Downtown clubs like Rockin’...

Top Five Things to Do on Weekends at York College of Pennsylvania

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There is diversity in all nightlife if you look hard enough for it especially if you are a student of York College of Pennsylvania. On or off campus, loaded or broke, entertainment is always attainable. My favorite night of the week at YCP was Friday. During the summer, some extremely clever fundraisers set up a Hot Dog table right in the middle of Jackson Street, AKA “the party street.” I used to go a little early, grab a frank, kick back and watch the inebriation parade. Relationship fights, lost shoes, and unruly floppy hair buns are all forgotten in an instant and replaced with glazed eyes widening with excitement yielding a herd of unstable legs...

5 Weekend Activities at BYU-Idaho

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If you attend BYU-Idaho, one of the questions you will be asked over and over is, “what is there to do in Rexburg?”  And in those moments, you may find yourself tongue-tied, because really, what is there to do? The night life is almost nonexistent, but that doesn’t mean your weekends have to just be spent watching your roommate clip his toenails.  Here are 5 things to do on the weekend in Rexburg: 1.) If you go to BYU-Idaho it is almost a guarantee that you will go to the sand dunes at some point. The dunes are a hot spot in both winter and summer. In the winter, they provide the perfect place to go sledding, and in the summer there are always a few...

Nightlife In Blacksburg for Virginia Tech Students

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Those 21 credit hours are rough at Virginia Tech, I hear you. Or maybe it’s just 12 I won’t judge. Either way, after a week of exams, professors, surprise quizzes, relationship drama, and who knows what else, sometimes the only way to recover is a night out on the town. Blacksburg may be small, but it’s quality over quantity; you’ll find there are plenty of things to keep you coming out weekend after weekend. Here are a few that are worth exploring: 1.) A Night at the Opera (or Movies) Roanoke and Christiansburg may have the modern theaters, but if I’m paying to see a movie, my money’s going to the Lyric. A touchstone of Blacksburg’s past, the...

Five Things to Do on a Friday Night at University of Texas at Arlington

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Arlington has deemed itself the entertainment capital with attractions like Six Flags, Hurricane Harbor, AT&T Stadium(home of the Dallas Cowboys) and Globe Life Park(home of the Texas Rangers). The city has also spent the last several years and a lot of money revitalizing downtown. The University of Texas at Arlington is right in the middle of all this. You don’t have to stray far from campus to find a good time.  Here are five things to do around University of Texas at Arlington on a Friday or Saturday night. 1.) If you’re looking to stay on campus or you’re between paychecks head over to the University Center. They have a bowling alley and pool...