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7 Mistakes First Time Job Seekers Make

7 Mistakes First Time Job Seekers Make

Kizzy warns first-time job seekers of common mistakes that they should avoid.

By Kizzy Preston
Published September 19, 2011
Make a Difference: Spring Break Service Trips

Make a Difference: Spring Break Service Trips

Make a difference on a spring break service trip.

By Roxana Hadad
Published April 21, 2009
Online vs. Classroom: Which Is Right for You?

Online vs. Classroom: Which Is Right for You?

Kizzy shares her insights on online versus classroom learning.

By Kizzy Preston
Published August 26, 2011
Health Insurance for New Grads

Health Insurance for New Grads

College graduation is behind you. You’re probably worried about getting a job and finding a new apartment, but have you thought about health insurance? You may find yourself suddenly uninsured once ...

By Bridget Kulla
Published June 4, 2008
Four Ways to Graduate in Four Years

Four Ways to Graduate in Four Years

If you think four years of college is expensive, try five. You may hear jokes about fifth-year seniors, but the extra time and money you'll spend on an additional year in ...

By Bridget Kulla
Published June 2, 2008
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
15 DIY Halloween Costumes

15 DIY Halloween Costumes

This Halloween, nix paying a fortune for cheap costumes. Instead, look no further than your closet for great costume ideas!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 8, 2015
Students Seeking Arrangements

Students Seeking Arrangements

With the rising cost of tuition, many students are finding themselves in tight financial situations, causing them to turn to "sugar" arrangements.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published January 22, 2013
Volunteering for Your Future

Volunteering for Your Future

Volunteering can jumpstart your career.

By Roxana Hadad
Published April 21, 2009
Ways for your College Student to Spend Summer Break

Ways for your College Student to Spend Summer Break

For college students, summer break is a chance to get caught up in coursework, earn money for the next semester, prepare for their career or simply relax and reconnect with friends ...

By UniversityParent.com
Published June 10, 2009
Top 10 New Year’s Resolutions for 2012

Top 10 New Year’s Resolutions for 2012

What's your New Year's Resolution?

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published December 27, 2011
Survive Dorm Life: Rules to Live By

Survive Dorm Life: Rules to Live By

Where else can you make lasting friendships, have too many all-nighters and eat lots of ramen all under one roof? Dorms add a lot to the college experience, giving you the ...

By Roxana Hadad
Published June 3, 2008
10 Steps Every Student Should Take to Prepare for Graduation

10 Steps Every Student Should Take to Prepare for Graduation

Kizzy knows what she's talking about -- check out her 10 tips for upcoming college grads.

By Kizzy Preston
Published April 15, 2015
Know Your Renter's Rights and Rest Easy

Know Your Renter's Rights and Rest Easy

Don’t lose the security deposit on your apartment or get evicted because you weren’t familiar with your rights and responsibilities. It pays to know your renter’s rights. Your Lease Your lease ...

By Bridget Kulla
Published June 4, 2008
Valuable Life Skills Learned in College

Valuable Life Skills Learned in College

These lessons are actually not taught in courses, they’re learned throughout the experiences throughout your coursework, social life and other activities.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 7, 2015
The Secret to College Applications

The Secret to College Applications

There's a secret to college applications, and Kristen is sharing it with Fastwebbers.

By Kristen Lemaster
Published October 30, 2012
Law School Graduate Pays $114K Student Loan in Cash

Law School Graduate Pays $114K Student Loan in Cash

Photo courtesy of imgur.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published June 1, 2012
The History of Homecoming

The History of Homecoming

University of Missouri's Homecoming. Credit: Missouri.edu

By Lauren Bayne Anderson
Published September 30, 2010
12 Summer Bucket List Ideas for College & Grad Students

12 Summer Bucket List Ideas for College & Grad Students

There’s so much fun to be had during the summer months and you don’t want to miss out on all of the memories and experiences that come along with it!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 13, 2015
Are Students Getting Spoiled Stupid?

Are Students Getting Spoiled Stupid?

Students receiving financial support from their parents are more likely to rank lower on the grading scale than those paying for their own education.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published December 8, 2015