Savannah Roberson

Why Should You Shop Local?

2 min read In the past few years, there has been a definite push towards shopping local. This push is prevalent both in smaller towns and in bigger cities, and it seems that most places I’ve traveled lately have gained some degree of newfound pride in their local shops and restaurants.

Choosing a Roommate

2 min read Choosing a roommate can be a tricky thing, especially if you came to college without knowing anyone or having any plans for who your roommate might be. It’s a big decision and an important one. Even if you feel like you can get along with anyone and that you’re an easy going person, it’s important to keep in mind that your roommate is the person you’ll share everything with; from a bedroom to a working space to a bathroom.

September is National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month

3 min read September is an important month, and though it may not be widely known, it’s a month that encourages people to not only raise awareness but to save lives. September is National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month, a time in which we are all encouraged to stand up, raise awareness, and fight against the event that takes the lives of over 41,000 of our friends and families each year, according to nami.org.