Suggested Blog Topics

Interested in contributing to the blog but not sure where to start? Check out the monthly theme suggestions below as well as the list of ongoing themes we’re looking for. Then, submit a pitch.

Monthly Blog Themes

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

Ongoing Themes

In addition to our featured blog themes for each month, we accept pitches on a wide range of subjects and issues in learning, education, and college life. Here are just a few additional options:

  • Stress relief/managing stress
  • Successful communication with professor
  • Getting college-ready
  • Service learning
  • Time management
  • Life hacks
  • College success stories

Write a great blog post

If you’re new to the blogging world or just need a little more direction in how to compose an ideal blog, here are some tips to get you started:

  • Write a good headline that sums up the point of your blog
  • Be conversational in tone
  • Be yourself and let your personality come through in your writing
  • Think about your audience (other students) and whether they are going to find what you’re writing to be helpful and interesting
  • Personal stories are great to share when appropriate
  • Write about what interests you
  • Write multiple drafts to get the blog just right, keeping the final post to between 400-800 words
  • Find other bloggers out there you like to get inspiration