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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
Planning Your High School Graduation Party

Planning Your High School Graduation Party

Start by determining these three key factors and plan your event from there.

Riley Harrison
Published February 16, 2016
What’s a Minor & How Do I Choose One?

What’s a Minor & How Do I Choose One?

Learn more about choosing a minor.

McKenzie Nevins
Published February 16, 2016
6 Ways to Stay Healthy & Fit in College

6 Ways to Stay Healthy & Fit in College

Staying healthy in college doesn't have to be difficult!

Ashley Paskill
Published February 1, 2016
You & Your Major: A Second Semester Love Story

You & Your Major: A Second Semester Love Story

Try these tips to rekindle the inspiration behind your major choice in the first place.

Maya Moritz
Published February 1, 2016
Using Technology as a Study Tool

Using Technology as a Study Tool

Why not come up with a few alternative study methods?

Riley Harrison
Published January 27, 2016
Narrow Down Your College Choices Using These Tips

Narrow Down Your College Choices Using These Tips

Choose the perfect college, with a little help from these tips.

Madison Sheldrake
Published January 27, 2016
5 Key Items to Locate in Your Course Syllabus

5 Key Items to Locate in Your Course Syllabus

Enter your course prepared with this information on hand, because it will help you prepare to succeed this semester.

Jamie Vincent
Published January 25, 2016
Savoring the Rest of Your Senior Year

Savoring the Rest of Your Senior Year

Everything you have ever done in your life has lead up to these final few months as you transition from a teenager into an adult.

Madison Sheldrake
Published January 21, 2016
Why Your Lack of Sleep Shouldn't Be a Source of Pride

Why Your Lack of Sleep Shouldn't Be a Source of Pride

Remember, sleep isn't for the weak...it's for everybody!

Laura Magerkurth
Published January 13, 2016
Is "Undecided" Unacceptable?

Is "Undecided" Unacceptable?

Anywhere from 20-50% of college freshman enter their first year of school with an undecided major.

Aggie Kallinicou
Published January 11, 2016
In Defense of “Impractical” Majors

In Defense of “Impractical” Majors

If you don’t write, paint, sculpt, or direct the messages the world needs to hear, who will?

McKenzie Nevins
Published January 11, 2016
What You Need to Know about Auditing a Class

What You Need to Know about Auditing a Class

Auditing a class is an under-utilized option that can enrich the college experiences of students in a multitude of situations.

Maya Moritz
Published January 6, 2016
Preparing for Your Job Interview

Preparing for Your Job Interview

Are you prepared to conquer your upcoming job interview? These tips can help!

Riley Harrison
Published December 11, 2015
Level Up Your Scholarship Search over Winter Break

Level Up Your Scholarship Search over Winter Break

Use your winter break to get your scholarship search on the right track and apply for valuable scholarships that you won’t have time to apply for when classes begin again.

Maya Moritz
Published December 9, 2015
What to Pack for Holiday Break

What to Pack for Holiday Break

Push ahead through those last few finals, and then you’ll be home free!

McKenzie Nevins
Published December 7, 2015
What I Learned from Taking the ACT - Twice

What I Learned from Taking the ACT - Twice

Keep in mind that answering questions quickly and feeling familiar with the testing material will not happen overnight.

Madison Sheldrake
Published November 16, 2015
Smooth Your Transition: Heading Home from College

Smooth Your Transition: Heading Home from College

Make your transition from college life to home for the holidays as smooth as possible with these helpful hints.

McKenzie Nevins
Published November 13, 2015
What to Remember When Submitting College Applications

What to Remember When Submitting College Applications

Remember, you’re ultimately the one attending the school, so the final decision of where you attend college should be yours!

Riley Harrison
Published November 9, 2015