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Category: Fun

Nadira Berman

The Seven Phases of Senior Year

Senior year is an emotional roller coaster. I wish I could say it felt like this.   But a lot of the time it feels like this…   Here’s what all you underclassmen have to look forward to:   Phase One: Big dogs on campus   It’s the first day of school. You drive up […]

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Chris Lele

SAT Vocab Monday: Zayn is Leaving 1D!!! OMG Words

As some of you — okay, all of you! — may have heard, Zayn Malik is “stepping down” as one of the premier (or, the premier, depending on whom you ask) members of One Direction. No one really knows why, or what Zayn plans to do in the wake of his mega stardom, but really […]

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Nadira Berman

The Four Types of Second Semester Seniors

Everyone handles second semester a little bit differently. But over the past few months, I’ve observed four main types of behavior within my senior class. Whether you’re a junior and you want to know what to expect or a senior who can relate to all of the antics that go on at this time of […]

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Elise Gout

What Not to Wear: College Interview Edition

Two weeks ago, you pressed ‘Submit’. And for a split second it was like everything inside of you turned into a gooey mush. Partially from the terror. Partially from the relief. Another college application down. Another check off of the list. Another school name you can completely shove into that dark place in your mind […]

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Nadira Berman

The Best Food For Stress Relief

Sometimes the best thing you can do for a stressed out body is feed it. Check out these foods with stress-fighting abilities you may not have known about!   Green tea Green tea is chock full of L-Theanine, which is said to reduce anger and stress. Plus, sipping a nice, warm beverage is already sort […]

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Nadira Berman

How to Make Community Service Fun

Like it or not, community service is a vital part of your college application. Although it might not sound fun at first, you can help your community in a way that is personal to your own preferences and talents. Who knows, you may end up having the time of your life!   Tutor If tutoring […]

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Elise Gout

Meet Elise, Our New High School Blogger!

Dear all of you lovely readers of Magoosh, Hello there – and welcome! – to my new humble Internet abode! My name is Elise and I am beyond ecstatic (ecstatic enough to have already used way too many exclamation points) to join the Magoosh team as the newest high school blogger. I think it’s a […]

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Nadira Berman

Best Inspirational Quotes for Seniors

I love inspirational quotes. Reading them can really motivate me to work harder or even just comfort me when I’m having a bad day. Recently, I’ve been desperately longing for senior year to end and college to start. So I’ve decided to share some words of wisdom that I like to turn to when I […]

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Nadira Berman

How to Spend Your Summer Productively

I know what you’re thinking. Summer planning? Already? Right now, you’re doing this. But soon you’ll be doing this… …and wondering where all of the time went. Deadlines for many summer programs and camps are coming right up. You better get on that! As tempting as it might be to sit around all summer and […]

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Nadira Berman

The Ultimate Senioritis Playlist

Hey class of 2015! It’s second semester senior year. This means a combination of excitement… and laziness. But let’s be honest, it mostly means laziness. Unfortunately, we still have several months until graduation, even though we’re all sooooooo done. Here are some songs that basically sum up life right about now.   1. “The Lazy […]

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