UPLifting Mix 003: Let’s Groove Tonight (with this mix)

by Michelle Vo Here at The UP Lab, we’ve decided to retire our weekly UPlifting Music Series and upgrade into a more nostalgic and sharable medium: mixes. Every month, we will share a new playlist with songs that encompass a certain theme. These mixes can be inspired by submissions, so if there is a particular…

5 Limiting Beliefs You Must Let Go to Succeed

by David Ly Khim There’s so much to look forward to. A new year. A fresh start. You’ve set goals for the new year and the future looks bright. However, the beliefs you have may be the roadblocks that will prevent you from achieving your goals. These beliefs are so common, it’s easy to accept…

The Best of The UP Lab 2013 – Part 2

The UP Lab has only been in existence for half this year, but in spirit of ending a great year, we want to compile a list of the top five most popular posts from those six months. Last week, we reviewed the eight unparalleled individuals whom we had the honor of interviewing. The UP Lab…

The Best of The UP Lab 2013 – Part 1

It has been six months since the launch of The UP Lab! In order to commemorate this milestone, we would first like to again highlight the UnParalleled individuals whom we interviewed thus far through our On The Rise series. The purpose of our On The Rise series is to put a spotlight on everyday individuals…

UPLifting Mix 002: Save the Last Mix for Me

by Michelle Vo Here at The UP Lab, we’ve decided to retire our weekly UPlifting Music Series and upgrade into a more nostalgic and sharable medium: mixes. Every month, we will share a new playlist with songs that encompass a certain theme. These mixes can be inspired by submissions, so if there is a particular…

10 Simple Study Tips to Survive Exams

A few months ago, we released an article providing ten study tips. David Conley, a supporter of The UP Lab, made that article into a handy infographic. Studying can get frustrating, and although these tips won’t be the be-all and end-all of your troubles, we hope they’ll help you get through your exams! [Click image to…

On The Rise: Jabari McDonald – Under Constant Improvement

Jabari Aaron McDonald is a 21-year-old student studying film and media at the University of California, Irvine (UCI). Often introduced as the most popular guy at UCI, the title hardly indicates the amount of work he has applied to become the respectable person he is today. Jabari has completely immersed himself with campus involvements since…