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Did My Tuition Fees Go Up?

  Happy New Year ya’ll! Spring semester is here and as I was going over my course schedule and deciding whether to drop a course, I noticed that my tuition fees had drastically increased. I typically take two courses since this is what my stipend covers but previously I decided to add a third one. After thinking that this may not be a good idea due to my busy schedule I decided to drop the course but not before I realized that my fees had gone up by over $2K! I do remember there being some talk about the increase of fees and there being an open forum regarding this but I was not expecting the increase to be so expensive! Figure 1: This is a thumbnail from my latest YouTube video on “Did My Tuition Fees Increase?” where I am looking at the camera with a confused look. I am wearing a gray and black dress and my hair is short, black, and curly.   In case you did not know tuition fees include things like the gym, health services, the counseling center, and other services on campus that ser

Adult Daily Living Skills: Washing Clothes

(This a photo of me standing by a washing machine used as a thumbnail for my YouTube video on washing clothes.)

 Washing clothes can be a real chore especially when you have to travel to the laundry mat. Strangely enough I actually enjoy going and washing clothes. I feel so accomplished after! I remember teaching my roommate in undergrad how to wash clothes because she had never done it before . While it is fairly simple there are some rules that you should follow. 

1. Sort your clothes by color.  For example, there should be a pile for darks, whites, & colors.

2. Don’t over fill the washing machine. It could damage your clothes.

3. Choose your wash cycle before starting the machine. Are you washing on delicate or normal ?

4. Use the measurements on your laundry detergent’s cup so you don’t use too much.

5. When its time to dry don’t go crazy with the dryer sheets. 1-2 should be fine.

Check out the video below for more tips !

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