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eReaders and eBooks, Are Students Using Them?

eReaders and eBooks, Are Students Using Them?

Do you have an eReader? Do you use one for class? A recent study asked college students what they think of the technology and how much they’re using it. This past ...

Published April 22, 2011
An English Major’s Guide to Writing Papers

An English Major’s Guide to Writing Papers

Remember, words are powerful, but so are you!

Kristen Lemaster
Published February 14, 2013
Dream Schools: Myth or Reality?

Dream Schools: Myth or Reality?

The problem with “dream schools” is that we think they have to be something that instantly impresses everyone; something difficult to achieve, something that only “the best people” can have, something that everyone wants.

Paige Sheffield
Published January 5, 2014
Considering AP or Dual Credit Courses: Pros and Cons

Considering AP or Dual Credit Courses: Pros and Cons

Although the classes are harder, it is undoubtedly a big plus to be in an environment with other students that want to work as hard as you do.

Brady Keane
Published October 28, 2014
Stopping Senioritis Before It Starts

Stopping Senioritis Before It Starts

Seniors, stop your senioritis before it even starts!

Riley Harrison
Published August 21, 2015
Student Accidentally Attaches Nicolas Cage Photo in Place of Resume -- Did She Get the Job?

Student Accidentally Attaches Nicolas Cage Photo in Place of Resume -- Did She Get the Job?

Don't make this mistake when applying for a job.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published July 26, 2012
Jump Start Your Semester

Jump Start Your Semester

There are so many tasks to remember to accomplish – how can a student be expected to remember everything?

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 7, 2015
A Guide to Communicating Well with Your Teachers

A Guide to Communicating Well with Your Teachers

Communicating with your teachers doesn't have to be scary, in fact, it can be quite pleasant!

Madison Sheldrake
Published August 21, 2015
More Working Women Have College Degrees than Men

More Working Women Have College Degrees than Men

Female college graduates surpass men in the workplace.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published April 27, 2011
The “In” Crowd

The “In” Crowd

When you think about the “popular” crowd, is there ever a part of you that wishes that you could be part of that group?

Brandon Huffman
Published February 19, 2013
Are You Applying to Grad School for the Right Reasons?

Are You Applying to Grad School for the Right Reasons?

As a result of chronic unemployment or being dissatisfied with the job they do have, many people choose to continue their education in graduate school.

Kizzy Preston
Published January 6, 2014
Holidays and Headaches

Holidays and Headaches

Though you’re excited to see everyone and you’ve missed them terribly, relatives tend to make this time a little more stressful than it needs to be.

Sabrina McPherson
Published October 28, 2014
Is Studying Abroad Right for You?

Is Studying Abroad Right for You?

You don’t have to have the personality of a globetrotting 30-year-old to study abroad.

Maya Moritz
Published August 21, 2015
It’s a Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood

It’s a Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood

An easy way to make stressful times easier for all is to be a good neighbor.

Laura Magerkurth
Published February 19, 2013
Decisions on Greek Life

Decisions on Greek Life

Happy rushing (or not)!

Alison Graham
Published January 6, 2014
Roommate Relationship Maintenance Tips

Roommate Relationship Maintenance Tips

Everybody wants a little space now and then just to chill, and having a regular schedule for it will keep your relationship from dying a slow death from passive-aggression and bottled-up frustration.

Laura Magerkurth
Published October 29, 2014
Keeping Score on Colleges

Keeping Score on Colleges

The purpose of the College Scorecard is for families to see "where you can get the most bang for your educational buck," according to President Obama.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published February 20, 2013
Quiz: Will You Keep Your New Year's Resolution?

Quiz: Will You Keep Your New Year's Resolution?

New Year's Resolutions: We all make them, but we don't all keep them.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published January 7, 2014
The Importance of Extracurriculars

The Importance of Extracurriculars

Colleges absolutely love to see extracurriculars listed on your application.

Kaitlyn Specht
Published October 29, 2014
Olympic Colleges: Where Did Your Fave Olympian Go to College?

Olympic Colleges: Where Did Your Fave Olympian Go to College?

Where did your favorite Olympian go to college?

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published August 3, 2012