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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
The Art of the College Spreadsheet (You NEED This)

The Art of the College Spreadsheet (You NEED This)

Keep your facts straight and your thoughts clear on colleges using a spreadsheet - it's easier than it sounds!

Coggin Galbreath
Published August 24, 2016
Avoid Being an Overwhelmed Senior!

Avoid Being an Overwhelmed Senior!

As a high school senior, it's easy to become overwhelmed. Here are tips to help you keep things in perspective.

Ashley Cheak
Published August 24, 2016
How to "Master" Dressing Well on a Budget: Part 1

How to "Master" Dressing Well on a Budget: Part 1

The graduate student's guide to building a career appropriate wardrobe on a small stipend.

Nanda Dyssou
Published August 24, 2016
6 College Factors You May Forget to Consider (But Shouldn’t)

6 College Factors You May Forget to Consider (But Shouldn’t)

What should you look at when looking for a college that's a "good fit?"

India Miraglia
Published August 24, 2016
Taking a Gap Year: Benefits & Risks

Taking a Gap Year: Benefits & Risks

Discover the benefits and risks of taking a gap year as a college student.

McKenzie Nevins
Published August 22, 2016
Your College Checklist for an Exciting New School Year

Your College Checklist for an Exciting New School Year

Utilizing services available and participating in campus events will make for an awesome school year!

Ashley Paskill
Published August 22, 2016
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