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The Importance of Recommendation Letters

The Importance of Recommendation Letters

There are some things that you should know about recommendation letters.

India Miraglia
Published November 29, 2016
Dealing with Bad Grades

Dealing with Bad Grades

There are some things you can do to bounce back from poor grades.

Ashley Paskill
Published November 8, 2016
Developing Leadership Skills

Developing Leadership Skills

Choosing to become a leader when you don’t feel like one can be one of the most beneficial things you’ll ever do.

McKenzie Nevins
Published October 26, 2016
Conquering the First Six Weeks of College

Conquering the First Six Weeks of College

'Figuring it out' is simultaneously terrifying and wonderful, as you learn to manage yourself - by yourself - for the first time.

Tunika Onnekikami
Published October 24, 2016
Common App Tips & Recommendations

Common App Tips & Recommendations

There are almost 700 colleges on the site, and it makes the college process much simpler.

Ashley Cheak
Published October 24, 2016
5 Things You Learn in Your First Month of Graduate School

5 Things You Learn in Your First Month of Graduate School

This graduate student shares her experiences to help you get ready for lessons you’ll come upon in graduate school.

Nanda Dyssou
Published October 17, 2016
Building an Impressive High School Resume

Building an Impressive High School Resume

Preparing your resume for college is undoubtedly important, but it is not always an easy task.

India Miraglia
Published October 17, 2016
The Perfect Grad Student Wardrobe Staples for Men

The Perfect Grad Student Wardrobe Staples for Men

A list of the basic wardrobe items male graduate students need in their closets.

Nanda Dyssou
Published October 10, 2016
The Perfect Grad Student Wardrobe Staples for Women

The Perfect Grad Student Wardrobe Staples for Women

A list of the basic wardrobe items female graduate students need in their closets.

Nanda Dyssou
Published October 10, 2016
How to "Master" Dressing Well on a Budget: Part 2

How to "Master" Dressing Well on a Budget: Part 2

Even more tips and tricks to help you look great, while remaining on budget.

Nanda Dyssou
Published October 10, 2016
5 Methods for Midterm Prep Success

5 Methods for Midterm Prep Success

Here's how to properly prepare for your midterm exams.

Ashley Paskill
Published October 5, 2016
Surviving Homesickness

Surviving Homesickness

Homesick? You're not alone.

Arianne Amparo
Published September 28, 2016
A Quick Glance at Alternative College Options

A Quick Glance at Alternative College Options

Learn the basics behind various college options.

McKenzie Nevins
Published September 28, 2016
Stress Relief for Students

Stress Relief for Students

Discover some recommended methods of simple stress relief for students.

India Miraglia
Published September 28, 2016
Fall is Fantastic! Here's Why...

Fall is Fantastic! Here's Why...

Learn why you should get excited for the season.

Ashley Cheak
Published September 28, 2016
Celebrate a New Season: Fun Fall Ideas for College Students

Celebrate a New Season: Fun Fall Ideas for College Students

Make the most of your semester - start by celebrating the season.

Ashley Paskill
Published September 15, 2016
Meet Fastweb's 2016-2017 Student Contributor Team

Meet Fastweb's 2016-2017 Student Contributor Team

Back to school means back to business – in this case, it’s the launch of Fastweb’s annual Student Contributor series. The main item of business today: introducing you to this year’s ...

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 26, 2016
Why You Should Start the College Process Even Earlier Than You Think

Why You Should Start the College Process Even Earlier Than You Think

The age old rule of thumb - early is on time, on time is late and late is unacceptable - has never been more appropriate for a scenario.

Hailie Higgins
Published August 26, 2016
Managing Stress during College Application Season

Managing Stress during College Application Season

These three tips can help you handle any stress that heads your way due to college applications.

Arianne Amparo
Published August 25, 2016
5 Collegiate Recruitment Tips for Student Athletes

5 Collegiate Recruitment Tips for Student Athletes

Recruitment is an exciting time for student athletes, but there are some factors you should keep in mind.

Tunika Onnekikami
Published August 25, 2016