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Generation Zen

  4 mins

How to be Present This Holiday Season

Audrey Pe

The holiday season a.k.a. the much awaited break is ~finally~ here.For many, this means spending time with family, eating really good meals, and catching up on the non-existent sleep that was for the past semester. But for some, the reality for a ton of students is that Christmas break tends to be a...

Free Cut!

  4 mins

4 Life Lessons We Learned From Watching These Holiday Movies

Audrey Pe

It’s officially Christmas break!That means no more all-nighters to finish your research paper or review for the finals exam. Congrats! Instead, there’d probably be all-nighters for some long-overdue movie marathon. You know we’re right. What are your favorite titles lately?With Christmas aroun...

Free Cut!

  3 mins

4 Holiday-themed YA Novels to Binge-read Before The Year Ends

Audrey Pe

‘Tis the season… for family and friends’ gathering!But it’s also the season to rest and recharge for the coming year. Getting rest and relaxation can mean a lot of things to different people. If you’re looking for more chill and downtime way to spend the holidays, we say it’s time to pick up a good ...

Generation Zen

  4 mins

Students Share Their Biggest Lessons In 2019, And We Can All Relate

Audrey Pe

With the year coming to a close, it’s the perfect time to look back and reflect on the months that have passed. And wow, 2019 taught us a lot! Don’t you agree?From finishing high school and college to earning new degrees (#goals) and learning new skills for the adulting world, students have a lot to...

Generation Zen

  8 mins

2019 In Review: 19 Things I Learned While I Was Out Of School

Audrey Pe

It’s that time of the year! If you think 2019 was A LOT to take in, raise your hand.We’re quite sure there are a gazillion things worth forgetting and remembering this year. Regardless of which memories you’d like to treasure the most, there are sure-fire lessons we’ll always...

Generation Zen

  5 mins

An Open Letter To Students Who Want To Restart The Year

Audrey Pe

If you could only restart the year, you would.I get it. 2019 has been tough. From the increasingly tense political climate, ever-pressing environmental issues to everyday dilemmas we face as growing teenagers, it’s as if there is no escaping all of these problems. Most of the time, these t...

Generation Zen

  3 mins

Does Workplace Meditation Work?  

Audrey Pe

Meditation and mindfulness (in general) are undoubtedly trending. From top YouTubers to CEOs practicing (and posting about) workplace meditation to kick off their mornings, it’s easy to feel the need to follow the influencers. But how useful is workplace meditation? In other words, does it actually ...

Generation Zen

  4 mins

How To Show Self-Love: Student Version 

Audrey Pe

While it’s important to hustle and work hard, we also think that it’s important to take care of yourself. As students, there’s an unspoken pressure to always burn the midnight oil and keep up with all the exams. In all honesty, that’s not healthy for you in the long run. That’s why we put some self-...

Generation Zen

  5 mins

A Night Owl’s Guide To Becoming A Morning Person 

Audrey Pe

Hunched your desk, books spread out, notes scattered all over the place. You look over to your clock and see that it’s midnight. How did time pass by that quickly? And how do you still have so much work to do? Does this sound like you? If so, then you’re probably—like me—a night owl. You thrive...

Generation Zen

  4 mins

4 Inspiring Books Every Young Leader Should Read

Audrey Pe

Want to make a difference but don’t know where to start? Do you have an advocacy that you’re passionate about (but need a little extra inspiration)? Look no further! We’ve compiled a list of four books that young leaders can check out. Find role models, practical leadership tips, and motivation to k...

Generation Zen

  4 mins

Far From Home: How To Deal With Moving Away, According To A Cebu Student

Patricia Santillan

Have you ever felt that twinge in your stomach whenever you think of moving to another place? What more if you’re studying away from home, away from your entire family?Some of us might find it an entire leap of faith that requires great responsibility––because let’s face it, it does––others may find...

Generation Zen

  4 mins

Online School Can Be Stressful Too: Here’s What You Can Do

Winona Sigue

The rise of online education has undeniably changed the way we define education. By enrolling in online classes, you can learn anytime and anywhere—even when you’re tucked in bed. You know what it means: No need to wake up for a 7 AM class! On a serious note, having an online education pl...