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Steps to Take as Graduation Nears
Steps to Take as Graduation Nears

It can be beneficial not to wait until the last minute to make post-graduation preparations.  Using the months leading up to graduation wisely can keep you from having to scramble for a job at the last minute or accept a situation that is less than satisfactory. In order to maximize the time before graduation, here are a few tips that [...]

Not Celebrating Valentines Day at College? Do This Instead!
Not Celebrating Valentines Day at College? Do This Instead!

For college students who are single, and may have the furthest thing from Valentine’s Day on their mind come February 14, the holiday can be a bit of a drag. And whether you’re a guy or a girl, you certainly don’t want to spend the holiday out watching other couples be romantic while you feel awkward, uncomfortable, or even lonely [...]

Online or Campus-based, Make a Course Syllabus Your Best Friend
Online or Campus-based, Make a Course Syllabus Your Best Friend

Different professors can put varying degrees of effort into their course syllabi, but in almost every case, such a course outline is provided to students at or near the beginning of class.  Many professions will urge you to read or even ask you to sign off that you have read the course syllabus, which would likely indicate that it’s important [...]

How to Select the Right College
How to Select the Right College

Picking the perfect college can be a very daunting and difficult task if you are somebody who has a lot of things on your plate. After all, what’s the best college for you? What’s the perfect fit that you would want or need with a school? What size, cost, and more do you need to take into account with the [...]

Emerging Technologies in Education
Emerging Technologies in Education

Education has evolved. Where once colleges and universities focused on a standard method of teaching, technology has allowed schools to develop methods which has changed the way we view education, allowing students who would have once been easily left behind to a place where the classroom is tailored to identify the individual needs of every student. So how has technology [...]

5 Things To Avoid When Applying to College
5 Things To Avoid When Applying to College

Applying to college is big step. One that will mold the landscape of your future and possibly change the course of your life. When you’ve completed all of the research and settled on a school that meets all of you needs, it’s certain that you will want you application to go through and be successful. Each school receives a mound [...]

An Education in Art & Design – Careers, Degree Programs & Scholarships
An Education in Art & Design – Careers, Degree Programs & Scholarships

Are you creative? Do you enjoy creating art for others to enjoy? If so, obtaining a degree in Art & Design can be a way for you to pursue the things you enjoy while having a fun and exciting career! If you’re like me, I’ve heard many people say that there is no future in a career in Art & [...]

Superfoods to Help You Stay Awake
Superfoods to Help You Stay Awake

Pulling an all nighter before an important test is no easy task. Neither is trying to stay alert and active will taking your test. While drinking a cup of coffee may seem like the thing to do, caffeine is a only a short remedy to a bigger issue — you haven’t had time to sleep! While coffee can deliver a [...]

Useful Resources for College Search
Useful Resources for College Search

Searching online for information can be a monotonous and frustrating task. School-related information is tough to find with all the worthless sites mingled in with the quality information you’re searching for. Search no more! We’ve brought together this collection of websites which will provide you with the facts you need without spending one more second wasting your time on the [...]

6 Scholarships for Math Majors
6 Scholarships for Math Majors

Given the huge advantages of attending college, it’s no question that attending college sets you on the path to future success. To an employer, an education is a sure sign that an applicant has the knowledge and skills necessary to complete the tasks required to perform the job. Graduates make more money and reach a point of job accomplish much [...]