Having Freedom at Home and Piercings

  Ask Mack, I love having the freedom I do at college because I never had anything like it at home. But now when I go back home I struggle to fall back into the “listen to everything my parents say” rule. Can you help me find a balance because I feel like I need my freedom at home, too? -Trappedathome   Dear Trappedathome, I … Continue reading Having Freedom at Home and Piercings

Ask Mack: Being Involved on Campus and Approaching Girls at a Party

Ask Mack, I’m interested in getting more involved on campus, but I’m not sure where to start, help! -Lookingforfun Dear Lookingforfun, You are in luck! Springfield College has so much to offer its students. Whether you’re looking for sports, music, or volunteer work, you’re in the right place. I would start by trying out different clubs. You can attend one meeting and decide if you … Continue reading Ask Mack: Being Involved on Campus and Approaching Girls at a Party

Ask Mack: Trust Issues and the Grind of a Student Athlete

Ask Mack, My girlfriend of a year doesn’t trust me, but she has no reason not to. I found her going through my phone the other day and she confronted me about two of my friends (who happen to be girls) that I text daily. She called me a “player” and hasn’t talked to me in two days. What should I do? -Playerbeingplayed Dear Playerbeingplayed, … Continue reading Ask Mack: Trust Issues and the Grind of a Student Athlete

Ask Mack: Mid-Semester Grades and Boyfriend’s Birthdays

Ask Mack, I am having problems with my grades. It’s mid-semester and I would like to get my grades up. Any tips? -Studying4days Dear Studying4days, I’m sorry to hear that you’re having trouble. The good news is that there’s still time to get your grades up! The first step is to identify where you’re going wrong. What part of your grades is giving you the … Continue reading Ask Mack: Mid-Semester Grades and Boyfriend’s Birthdays

Ask Mack: Picking up After Yourself, Missing Friends & More

Ask Mack, I’m really getting sick of the janitors having to pick up after the students here like maids. How do you feel about that? -Clean and Concerned Dear Clean and Concerned, I TOTALLY agree with you. I think it’s super disrespectful when people (not just students here, but people anywhere) don’t pick up after themselves. Whether there is someone working there or not, I … Continue reading Ask Mack: Picking up After Yourself, Missing Friends & More