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Fastweb's Student Contributor Program Concludes: Year in Review

Fastweb's Student Contributor Program Concludes: Year in Review

As the 2015-2016 Student Contributors program ends, we’d like to recap the success of this year’s program, highlighting some important content that students contributed to Fastweb.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published June 1, 2016
Preparing for Change: Returning Home for the Summer

Preparing for Change: Returning Home for the Summer

Coming home for the summer can feel a little tough and confusing. Here's how to prepare for positive and negative aspects.

McKenzie Nevins
Published May 25, 2016
Tips for Succeeding in Your Online Courses

Tips for Succeeding in Your Online Courses

Here are some tips to help you stay on task and succeed in an online course.

Madison Sheldrake
Published May 19, 2016
Past, Present & Future: Motivation to Finish High School & Plan Your Next Move

Past, Present & Future: Motivation to Finish High School & Plan Your Next Move

No matter what your post-high school plans may be, here are some tips help you successful plan for any given scenario.

Riley Harrison
Published May 19, 2016
First-Year Reflections: How to Make Next Year Even Better

First-Year Reflections: How to Make Next Year Even Better

As you reflect upon your first year in college, work to recognize how you can improve in order to achieve success next year.

Maya Moritz
Published May 10, 2016
Perchance to Dream

Perchance to Dream

Reminder: with the right plan, you don’t have to choose between making rent and making your career dreams come true.

Laura Magerkurth
Published May 10, 2016
Summer Fun on a Student Budget

Summer Fun on a Student Budget

For students, summer is the perfect time to unwind and do things you may not have had the time to do during the year.

Ashley Paskill
Published May 3, 2016
How to Run for Committee Positions as a First Year

How to Run for Committee Positions as a First Year

Consider running for office within your favorite college club, even if you're a freshman. Here's how!

Maya Moritz
Published April 18, 2016
Guide to Packing for Study Abroad

Guide to Packing for Study Abroad

What you should (and should not) pack for your study abroad trip.

McKenzie Nevins
Published April 13, 2016
Finishing the College Process

Finishing the College Process

Here are the important steps you should take after deciding on your college choice.

Aggie Kallinicou
Published April 13, 2016
Dealing with a College Cold

Dealing with a College Cold

Getting sick is a part of life, but getting sick in college tends to simply add to our stress.

Laura Magerkurth
Published April 11, 2016
4 Tips to Combat Spring Fever

4 Tips to Combat Spring Fever

Longing for spring semester's end? Here's how to combat spring fever before it impacts your studies.

Ashley Paskill
Published April 8, 2016
Making YOUR Final College Decision

Making YOUR Final College Decision

While you should consider all aspects within your college decision, ensure the decision is yours - and yours alone.

Riley Harrison
Published April 5, 2016
5 Questions to Ask Current College Students

5 Questions to Ask Current College Students

Find out what it's really like to attend each school by asking current students these questions.

McKenzie Nevins
Published March 29, 2016
Your Pre-College Timeline

Your Pre-College Timeline

The more you try to prepare yourself for the journey ahead, the smoother your transition to college life will be.

Laura Magerkurth
Published March 22, 2016
Resources to Help You Find a College Roommate

Resources to Help You Find a College Roommate

There are plenty of tools available to help you find a great college roommate - you just need to be aware of them!

Aggie Kallinicou
Published March 9, 2016
Surviving Group Projects

Surviving Group Projects

Most students dread group projects - but they shouldn't have to. Find out how to successfully conquer the sticky group project situation before any problems occur.

Ashley Paskill
Published March 9, 2016
Keeping Your Mind Occupied Over Spring Break

Keeping Your Mind Occupied Over Spring Break

Here's how to keep your mind off college admissions decisions while enjoying your spring break.

Riley Harrison
Published March 7, 2016
Making College Housing Decisions

Making College Housing Decisions

College housing decisions don't have to be complicated, as long as you know what you want and need.

Madison Sheldrake
Published February 23, 2016
Looking Back on My College Interview

Looking Back on My College Interview

Instead of worrying about every possible situation that could go wrong, spend your time preparing your resume and brainstorming potential talking points.

Aggie Kallinicou
Published February 23, 2016