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7 Back-to-School Hacks That Will Get Your Life Together This Year

The struggle of staying organized and structured through the school year is a real one. That’s why we had to pass on these seven simple back-to-school hacks we love that we think will help you get ahead of the madness.

 

1. Organize flash cards topically to help you grasp the study material a bit easier.

 

 
 
 
 
 
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2. Imagine knowing exactly where everything is. I know, wild. Consider labeling clear containers to organize everything and eliminate the frustration of searching for materials when you need them!

 

 
 
 
 
 
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3. Trying to eat on a budget or prepare meals in a small dorm? Stay disciplined by already having your snacks and meals organized with a shoe hanger. Brilliant, right?

 

 
 
 
 
 
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4. Keep makeup prep clean with clear container sets!  

 

 
 
 
 
 
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5. Bring back the Cornell note system to help you understand the breakdown of your class material.

 

 
 
 
 
 
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6. Invest in a bed caddy so everything is within arm’s reach, especially in smaller dorm-room settings.

 

 
 
 
 
 
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7. Make getting ready in the morning easier by reorganizing your clothing drawers. Your future self will thank you! 

 

 
 
 
 
 
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Are there any back-to-school hacks you use that would be helpful to the PI community? Share with us in the comments below!

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