Count Down To Vietnam Trip


I find it to be extremely important for sanity, to travel somewhere amazing at least once a year.

How Much Does It Cost To Travel For A Year?


Have you ever dreamt of quitting your job, taking a break from classes, and setting out on a trip to travel the globe? Travel Bloggers Kyle and Briana did just that. For an entire year beginning Feburary 2012, they traveled to 19 countries. The Infographic Below Outlines Their Journey And Answers The Question ‘How Much Does It Cost To Travel For A Year?’   Maximillian Garland | Bright Futura Columnist Remember to… Read More

Adobedays and Bright Futura: The Beginning of Something New


Bright Futura is now an emerging college entity, not to be trifled with, but only a few months ago it was just an idea in Max Futura’s (Maximillian Garland) dorm room.   With little to no coding experience, Max Futura took his idea to tumblr where a least he’d be able to set the ground work for what you see today.    As the audience for Bright Futura began to grow so did… Read More

Finding Myself and The Citadel Complex

Finding Yourself In College

(Vernon Keeve III) The strangest thing happened to me in the Bay Area—something that I spent the longest time in Virginia trying to do. I found myself. As an undergrad writer, I got to a point where I felt I had found my voice and grounded in my style, but I still felt hindered—like I wasn’t be all I could. If anything, my first semester of graduate school has taught me: yes,… Read More

Maryland College Students Take to Floating Dorm


ST. MARY’S CITY, Md. — Kimberly Fitzgerald, a freshman at St. Mary’s College of Maryland here, loves it when people ask where she lives. “It’s a good story to tell,” she said. That is because Ms. Fitzgerald and 239 schoolmates live on a cruise ship that was converted into student housing after an outbreak of mold shut down two dorms on campus. The closing forced students into hotels miles from campus, and… Read More

How to Study Abroad


Should you study abroad, where should you study, who should you study with? Check out this video on studying abroad to learn more.

Screw Paying For A Dorm: Portable Sleepbox


Sleepbox is a self-contained room that can be placed in almost any location. Designed by Russian architecture firm Arch Group, each box is equipped with two beds, LED reading lamps, WiFi, electrical outlets, and plenty of storage space for your luggage.

Stay In A Bubble


TIRED OF THE SAME OLD EXPERIENCES THAT CAN BE FOUND IN HOTELS OR ON CAMPSITES? Perhaps you’d prefer to stay in a portable plastic offering from Bubble Tree. You too could be a bubble boy or girl with one of these unusual huts.

Should You Study Abroad?


by SarahBLazarus Deciding whether or not to study abroad is a huge decision. Studying abroad is an experience that can change your life forever. It opens your eyes to new culture, food, and people while still doing all the things that you love. Most colleges and universities offer study abroad programs tailored to specific majors. Study abroad programs usually take place in countries outside the United Statues such as Europe, the United… Read More

Last-Minute Vacation on the Cheap


By Adam Dachis Routine can be attractive and certainly has its uses, but life is no fun without a little spontaneity. If you’ve always wanted to visit a new place or just get the hell out of Dodge, make it happen. Here’s how to make great, spontaneous travel plans on a budget.