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Spring Semester Tips for High School Students

Spring Semester Tips for High School Students

Spring semester has arrived and, if you’re looking for a fresh start, you’re in luck!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published January 20, 2016
Attractive Students Get Higher Grades, According to Study

Attractive Students Get Higher Grades, According to Study

The study found that, in comparing students with similar academic qualifications and abilities, those deemed “physically attractive” tend to earn better grades – from both male and female professors.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published January 19, 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
Second-Semester Senior? How to Maximize Your Last Few Months of High School

Second-Semester Senior? How to Maximize Your Last Few Months of High School

What you do in these last few months of the school year is critical.

By Tiffany Sorensen, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published January 6, 2016
3 Sure-Fire Ways to Start the Semester Right

3 Sure-Fire Ways to Start the Semester Right

A new school year or semester signifies a new beginning; this is your chance to turn over a new leaf!

By Tiffany Sorensen, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published January 6, 2016
Tips to Refresh Your Mind for a New Semester

Tips to Refresh Your Mind for a New Semester

There are several rather simple, yet overlooked ways to get back into gear for the nearing spring semester.

By Tiffany Sorensen, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published January 6, 2016
FLOTUS Michelle Obama & SNL’s Jay Pharoah Star in a Rap Video about Going to College

FLOTUS Michelle Obama & SNL’s Jay Pharoah Star in a Rap Video about Going to College

FLOTUS Michelle Obama & SNL’s Jay Pharoah star in a rap video about going to college.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published December 10, 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
Party Excess

Party Excess

Don’t get us wrong –there’s nothing wrong with having fun with friends – in fact; it’s wonderful to have a healthy social life. Keyword: healthy.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published December 8, 2015
Sleep and the Student

Sleep and the Student

Students are among the most sleep-deprived people in the United States.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published December 8, 2015
7 Tips for New Year’s Resolution Success

7 Tips for New Year’s Resolution Success

Conquer your goals in 2016 with these New Year's resolution goal guidelines.

Ashley Paskill
Published December 3, 2015
4 Motivational Thoughts to Get You Through Final Exams

4 Motivational Thoughts to Get You Through Final Exams

Keep these motivational thoughts in mind to stay on top through the end of your semester.

By Tiffany Sorensen, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published December 2, 2015
3 Tips to Balance Homework & Finals Prep

3 Tips to Balance Homework & Finals Prep

Follow these steps to stay on top of both homework and preparation for your final exams.

By Tiffany Sorensen, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published December 2, 2015
'Tis the Season to Be...Productive?

'Tis the Season to Be...Productive?

Use the holidays to your benefit and get ahead on your college applications.

By Kathryn Knight
Published December 2, 2015
How to Plan a Productive Winter Break

How to Plan a Productive Winter Break

Your winter break is bound to fly by - use your time wisely!

By Tiffany Sorensen, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published December 2, 2015
Top 15 Articles of 2015

Top 15 Articles of 2015

Check out the top user-ranked articles of 2015 - just in case you may have missed one!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published November 23, 2015
December College Checklist for Juniors

December College Checklist for Juniors

We know it's getting cold out, but don’t forget about your college search!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published November 23, 2015
December College Checklist for Seniors

December College Checklist for Seniors

There’s so much to do and the winter season is no exception.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published November 23, 2015
Race on College Campuses: What’s Happening Now?

Race on College Campuses: What’s Happening Now?

Campus protests over race spread from Mizzou to the rest of the country.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published November 20, 2015
“Food Insecurity” is the New Hunger & it's Prevalent on U.S. College Campuses

“Food Insecurity” is the New Hunger & it's Prevalent on U.S. College Campuses

With college affordability being a constant struggle as well, it’s no wonder that many students go hungry.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published November 17, 2015