What I wish I knew before College

What to Expect in College (Things I Wish I’d Known)

November 12, 2019

Dear High School Seniors (future Houghtoners?), Hi! This is Emily from Houghton College. Whether Houghton is the college for you…read more

balance in college

How to Balance Work and Self-care in College

November 1, 2019

One of the largest problems new college students struggle with is making sure all their work gets done. With fun…read more

Houghton College in the Fall

My Friday at Houghton: Student Athlete Edition

October 25, 2019

The Start of My Day Hello! I’m Erin Maggio and I’m currently a junior at Houghton College. Today it’s Friday…read more

routine in college

Top Tips for Finding a Routine in College

October 21, 2019

Finding a Routine in College There’s a lot that goes through my mind at the beginning of a new school…read more

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What Sets Houghton’s Homecoming Above the Rest?

October 17, 2019

Homecoming is an exciting time on any college campus, but in this Highlander’s personal opinion, no one does “Houghmecoming” quite…read more

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11 Best Places to Go Walking in Houghton | Highlander Blog

September 5, 2019

I love taking walks; I always have. When I was little I would walk around my old neighborhood with my…read more

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Tips for Transitioning to College | Highlander Blog

August 19, 2019

My experience of college so far has been incredibly fun and rewarding. It’s also quite different from my life during…read more

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Dorm Room Dos and Don’ts | Highlander Blog

August 14, 2019

I’m sitting in my American Lit II class, watching the rain splatter against the pane. Today, we’re discussing Zora Neal…read more

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Seasons of Western New York | Highlander Blog

July 19, 2019

I have lived in Western New York my whole life, and I think it is absolutely beautiful here. There is…read more

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My Favorite Produce Places Near Houghton | Highlander Blog

July 17, 2019

In the summer, Houghton gleams. Early in the morning, when the birds are still chattering and the sun hasn’t fully…read more

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Winning as a Student Athlete | Highlander Blog

July 11, 2019

Congratulations! You’ve graduated high school. You get to celebrate with your friends and family and move onto the next phase…read more

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Things You’d Never Guess You Could Do at Houghton | Highlander Blog

July 9, 2019

When I got to college, I expected to make lots of new friends, take exciting new classes, and learn a…read more