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Planning for Success

Planning for Success

Here are some helpful hints, from one students to another, to ensure this semester is a success!

Kara Nelson
Published August 26, 2013
Race to the Future via the College Fair

Race to the Future via the College Fair

You are not limited to be slumped at your PC researching madly for hours!

Diane Won
Published August 26, 2013
Finding Out Where You Belong

Finding Out Where You Belong

College visits are, by far, the best way to decide where you belong.

Brandon Huffman
Published August 26, 2013
A Student's Perspective on Test Prep

A Student's Perspective on Test Prep

The SAT is often a stressful experience, summed up in one simple score, but students have many resources they can use to help prepare and improve their score.

Maya Moritz
Published August 26, 2013
Personalizing Your College Visit

Personalizing Your College Visit

Basically, a college visit will help you discover if you truly want to apply to a school, and what you need to do in order to apply.

Paige Sheffield
Published August 26, 2013
Finding a Part-Time Job to Fit Your Schedule

Finding a Part-Time Job to Fit Your Schedule

There are many ways to earn extra money while in college!

Kizzy Preston
Published August 26, 2013
Reprioritizing College Applications

Reprioritizing College Applications

We shall not rest until sometime in early January, when the last “Submit” button has been pressed.

Jamie Vincent
Published August 26, 2013
How Students Spend and Save

How Students Spend and Save

So much for the theory that millennials live their lives sponging off their parents!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 14, 2013
Schools of Sobriety

Schools of Sobriety

These schools prove that you can still gain a great education in a college atmosphere while observing a sober lifestyle.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 7, 2013
How to Take Action this August

How to Take Action this August

Get ready for a great, productive month!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 18, 2013
Study Session Strategies

Study Session Strategies

Developing a study skill set takes practice, but the basic principles are something every student should be familiar with.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 16, 2013
Overweight and Underestimated

Overweight and Underestimated

Burmeister suggested that the prejudice was based on the thinking that overweight candidates tend to lack self-control or the capacity for hard work.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 11, 2013
Where 50 Celebrities Went to College

Where 50 Celebrities Went to College

When asked about her education impacting her fame, Natalie Portman reportedly told the New York Post, “I don’t care if [college] ruins my career. I’d rather be smart than a movie star.”

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published June 26, 2013
Whose Your Landlord?

Whose Your Landlord?

It’s time to take back power from the landlords, once and for all!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published June 18, 2013
The Survivors of Abduction Act

The Survivors of Abduction Act

The Survivors of Abduction Act will help the three Ohio women who survived being held against their will for more than ten years.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published June 4, 2013
Schools, Sexual Assault & Silence

Schools, Sexual Assault & Silence

It’s important to note that the occurrences, as well as victims, of sexual assault spans all social, economic and, even, gender barriers.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 23, 2013
The Problem with Study Drugs

The Problem with Study Drugs

In pursuit of academic excellence, it's become the go-to common-but-highly-illegal practice among college students to abuse prescription stimulant drugs.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 17, 2013
Realities versus Perceptions of the Job Market

Realities versus Perceptions of the Job Market

Graduating students have unrealistic expectations regarding their post-graduation jobs, according to one survey.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 9, 2013
The Trouble with Sports

The Trouble with Sports

Especially this time of year, at the height of the spring sports season, grades begin to suffer.

Brandon Huffman
Published April 22, 2013
Minnesota Offers Helpful College Planning App

Minnesota Offers Helpful College Planning App

Other states might want to take a lesson from Minnesota.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 22, 2013