Shadow boxes can look so cool if they are done right.and that is the problem, trying to do them right. Here are some ideas on cool ways to make shadow boxes come back into style like those high waisted shorts from our mothers era.
COLLEGE ORGANIZATION TIP: Buy an organization tower that has a drawer for each of your classes. Make a cover for each drawer based on your classes. In each drawer put whatever you'll need for that class; binder, folder, textbook, notebook, etc.