Author Archives: FernBlogs

About FernBlogs

Hey USG fam, my name is Fernando and I’m a communication student at the University of Maryland at USG. If you’re looking for engaging ways to meet new people and a sense of community at shady grove, my blog can definitely point you in the right direction.

Choose Discomfort

Does procrastinating cause you problems? Does leaving things for the last minute cause you stress when deadlines are approaching?  One way to deal with delaying important tasks is to choose doing the uncomfortable thing now. If you leave things for … Continue reading

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Raise your Words not Your Voice

Starting another semester as a full-time student can bring a lot of stressful situations. With each new class comes a list of rules and regulations that determine your success in the class. It’s easy for a student’s mind to start … Continue reading

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The Difference a Day Makes

Now that finals are over, we have some time to relax and take the steps to make our future’s are the best they can be. Here are some things you can do that will go a long way in making … Continue reading

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Simulation & Game Design at the University of Baltimore

University of Baltimore at Shady Grove offers an exciting opportunity to study for a career in game design. The program focuses around the concepts and the designing skills that create the video games that we all love. The major offered … Continue reading

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Scholarship & Donor Recognition

On November 17th 2017, the Universities at Shady Grove celebrated the Eighth Annual Scholarships & Donor Recognition Luncheon.  The event was dedicated to honoring the scholarship recipients and donors. There was over $900,000 donated to the students at shady grove. … Continue reading

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SOLAR DECATHLON 2017

The U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon has a rigorous college course in sustainability in homes where college students must compete as a team to determine a winner. Teams from universities all around the world focus on sustainability in different … Continue reading

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USG Campus Study Lounge

Vibes are important when you stay in a place for extended hours of time. They can effect the way you study and keep you going when you are ready to quit. Some study areas are bright and inviting while mainstream … Continue reading

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Opportunity Is What Happens While You’re Busy Studying

Well, that title is a little wordy. Basically, earning a degree and working a full time job can bear a heavy load on anyone. Some full-time students even work more than one job to support themselves and thinking about the … Continue reading

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#OccupyLibrary

There are many resources that several students do not take advantage of at the Universities at Shady Grove. For example, filtered water. Is this a big deal to no one else but me? No Maryland swamp water at USG. Some … Continue reading

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