Places to study on and off-campus other than Club Hendy

Donna Jones

Finals are creeping up on us fast. That means cracking open books for the first time this year and getting to work. The good news is that studying doesn’t have to be done in a boring library. Here are some a few top spots to study in a different atmosphere

1. The Daily GrindDaily Grind

The cozy setting at The Daily Grind make it the perfect place to study. The coffee shop has a nice environment and friendly staff that will make you feel welcome. The shop offers a wide selection of coffee and other drinks that will keep you wide awake during those long study sessions.
[quote]“[The Daily Grind] has really good Wi-Fi. They have good coffee and fresh cookies. It’s a good place to study because it’s not too loud,” said Curtis Barber, junior multimedia film and production major.[/quote]
Location: 124 Savannah Ave Ste 1E
Statesboro, GA 30458
Hours: Mon. – Fri.: 6: 45 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Saturday: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sunday: Closed

2. Sugar Magnolia Bakery & CaféIMG_9332

This place is a great place to study with friends and grab something good to eat. The food is very reasonably priced and delicious, something hard to come by. The bakery and café sometimes has live music can serve as background music to your study session. Perfect for an early morning study session.
[quote]“I like going there [Sugar Magnolia Bakery & Café] because of their desserts. They’re really good. It’s something nice to have while studying,” Rion Koon, junior multimedia film and production major.[/quote]
Location: 106 Savannah Ave Ste C
Statesboro, GA 30458
Hours: Mon.: Closed
Tues., Wed., & Sat.: 7:00 a.m. – 4:00p.m.
Thurs. & Fri.: 7:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Sun.: 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
3. Sweetheart Circle

If you don’t have a car or a ride to get to spots off-campus, consider going to Sweetheart Circle.  It’s definitely an underrated place on campus. Sweetheart Circle has the perfect natural lighting and quiet space to work. On super-hot days, you can study under the shade provided by the trees. You can also hang hammocks or bring a blanket to lay out.
Location: In front of Anderson Hall
Hours: Daylight
Studying isn’t exactly the first thing that comes to mind when thinking about fun, but doing work at one of these spots can bring a different vibe to your otherwise dull studying life!