DIARY OF A MISGUIDED HIPPIE

DIARY OF A MISGUIDED HIPPIE|PERKS OF BEING A BAY AREA COLLEGE STUDENT.

Deciding to go away for college was one of the best decisions I have made in my life. During my college journey, I have met tons of cool ass people, traveled to places I’ve never thought I would, and have become more self sufficient in the process.

College is great, but it is also HELLA expensive so learning how to save money is a must! I am going to plug y’all with some local spots that offer student discounts and will help you be a frugal college student.

 

OAKLAND MUSEUM OF CALIFORNIA

1000 Oak St
Oakland, CA 94607 b/t 11th St & 10th St
Lake Merritt

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Admission w/ student discount $10.00

If you are ever bored on a weekday and happen to be in Oakland, make sure to drop by the OMOC where you will see some really cool exhibits and perhaps learn something new.

NAMASTE YOGA & WELLNESS

3229 Lakeshore Ave
Oakland, CA 94610 (510) 832-9642

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Deal w/ student discount: $75 for 5 yoga classes a month! Yoga is one of the best ways to destress and it is also a great workout!

 

SPOTIFY

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Spotify is only $5.00 a month if you’re a full time student! OMG.

If you are too lazy to spend hours on the interent looking for ways to download your favorite tracks, spotify is the site for you. Check them out here.

MALONGA CASQUELOURD CENTER FOR THE ARTS

1428 Alice St, Oakland, CA 94612
(510) 238-7526

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Class fee w/ student discount: $10.00

Ain’t no better way to calm your spirit then the sound of the African Drum. Kiazi Malonga teaches Congolese Dance Saturday afternoons (1-2:30pm) and Monday nights (7:30-9pm). Trust me when I say it is an experience. Come see for yourself.

GRAND LAKE THEATER

3200 Grand Ave, Oakland, CA 94610
(510) 452-3556

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Admission is only $5.00 on Tuesdays.

Well this one is not really a student discount, but I wanted to include it anyway.

 

TARA’S ORGANIC ICE CREAM

4731 Telegraph Ave
Oakland, CA 94609

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10% off with student discount.

Stress out about finals? Ice cream makes it all better.

We won’t be students forever so make sure you take advantage of your college perks when you still have them!

Peace & Love,

N&K

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