Yes, this is the catch-all category: In Odds & Ends, you can find tidbits and trivia that just don't fit into any of the other Study Break categories. Check 'em out; you might find something interesting.
Whether you're a foodie* or not, try looking to cooking for flavor-packed fun. Cooking is more than just a necessary skill — it can be a social opportunity, a stress reliever, a creative outlet, or a possible career.
If adjusting to life at college was a challenge, then readjusting to life at home during winter or summer break (or even long weekends) can be an even bigger challenge.
If a little exercise can help a body be healthier, then a lot of exercise should multiply the positive effects many times over, right? Not necessarily. Like any thought or action that starts to rule your life, preoccupation with fitness training is an unhealthy habit. The results can be sick-making . . . or even deadly.
The iPad may end up being the must-have device of the year, especially for students. We realize that most of the things you can do on an iPad can already be done on a laptop, and if you already have a laptop you're happy with, then buying an iPad doesn't make a whole lot of sense. But if you don't have a laptop, an iPad may be for you for the following reasons:
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