Mercer Cluster

Beaded curtains are a beautiful way to liven up your dorm.

Sprucing up your dorm with simple DIY projects

Ivy Marie Clarke, Arts & Culture Editor September 2, 2021

By now, you’ve moved into your dorm, and you’ve probably done some minor engineering to make your space functional and cute — a Command hook by the door for your keys, a photo wall to remember all...

Illustration by Savannah Duringer.

What you’ll wish someone had told you to bring freshman year

Ivy Marie Clarke, Arts & Culture Editor August 23, 2021
These items aren’t necessarily as critical as shirts and body wash, but they sure do make acclimating to college much easier. 
Mahima Sultan washes dishes.

Easy chores to make adulting feel less daunting

Jonathan Morey, Staff Writer February 1, 2020
College is all about learning how to be an adult, and I’ve found that living in a cleaner environment makes me feel like I have my life more together than I really do.

Become, remain clutter-free this semester

Emily Farlow August 15, 2012

Dorm life is defined by small spaces. Rooms are small, and must be shared with someone else. Freshmen aren’t used to sharing a space, and learning how not to spread out and take over an entire room is...

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