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    Signs You Should Transfer

    Signs You Should Transfer
    The dream school for one student is a nightmare for another. In less horrifying terms, attending a particular school didn’t turn out the way you wanted. Sometimes transferring to another school is the best choice after you exhausted all attempts to make it work. Here are some signs that it may be time to consider transferring to a new school. Getting ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated: +8
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    Could Copying Homework Lead to a Course Failure? These Test Results Prove the Answer is Yes.

    Could Copying Homework Lead to a Course Failure? These Test Results Prove the Answer is Yes.
    If you thought cheating was the easy, quick way to better grades, turns out you're wrong. A new study indicates that students who cheat on homework actually learn less and are more likely to fail exams--and the overall course. Physical Review Special Topics- Physics Education Research, a free online journal, recently published the results of a test four individual staff members ...
    Published about 3 years ago | Rate This
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    Could Copying Homework Lead to a Course Failure? These Test Results Prove the Answer is Yes.

    Could Copying Homework Lead to a Course Failure? These Test Results Prove the Answer is Yes.
    If you thought cheating was the easy, quick way to better grades, turns out you're wrong. A new study indicates that students who cheat on homework actually learn less and are more likely to fail exams--and the overall course. Physical Review Special Topics- Physics Education Research, a free online journal, recently published the results of a test four individual staff members ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated: +1
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    Do You "Fit" Your Dream School?

    Do You "Fit" Your Dream School?
    You’ve gotten into your dream school! But does it really ‘fit’ you? College guides and experts go on and on about ‘fit’ without really explaining what it means. In short, ‘fit’ means what you want from a school and what that school offers are the same. If you’ve been picturing yourself at this school since kindergarten, then facing the fact that ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated: +4
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    Best Jobs for Working Students

    Best Jobs for Working Students
    For many of you, a job to help pay the tuition bills is a must. However, you don’t have to resign yourself to flipping burgers at minimum wage. Depending on your school, there can be hundreds of student jobs available that pay well and can provide you with valuable experience to put on your resume. Here are a few campus jobs ...
    Published almost 6 years ago | Rated: -10
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    April is National Volunteer Month

    April is National Volunteer Month
    Across the country this month Americans will be giving their time and energy, but not getting paid for it. What gives? It's national volunteer month! A time when you have the opportunity to help your fellow Americans by volunteering. April also encompasses National Volunteer Week. According to Nationalserviceresources.org: "National Volunteer Week began in 1974 when President Richard Nixon signed an executive ...
    Published over 1 year ago | Rated: +23
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    Obama Earth Day Challenge Last Year - Have You Held Up Your End?

    Obama Earth Day Challenge Last Year - Have You Held Up Your End?
    Last year U.S. President Barack Obama tossed a green gauntlet, challenging Americans to take action to better the environment in honor of Earth Day. Have you done your part to better the environment? Here's a recap of what tasks President Obama challenged us to. "I want you to take action -- in your home or your community; at your school or ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: +42
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    Put Your Job Search into High Gear

    Put Your Job Search into High Gear
    Graduation is creeping up on you, but the job search so far has come up short. You may be sending resumes out feverishly, but sometimes this is not the best strategy. The job market is still hurting, but it is possible to land a good job. If you put in hard work and plenty of tenacity, you can have a job ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rate This
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    The 2012 Presidential Candidates, In Their Own Words

    The 2012 Presidential Candidates, In Their Own Words
    During this election season, it’s often been a game of he said-he said. Americans rarely, if ever, get insight into where the candidates’ heads--and not their speech writing teams' or campaign managers'--are at when it comes to certain issues. In a recent issue of Time, the candidates let readers in on their thoughts on higher education in two separate-but-equal articles. Here ...
    Published almost 2 years ago | Rated: +14
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    Has Political Correctness Gone Overboard?

    Has Political Correctness Gone Overboard?
    There’s controversy in the air, causing some to wonder: how far should schools go in terms of political correctness? [gate] According to the Huffington Post, the move that sparked the debate was Chapel Hill’s University of North Carolina striking the word “freshman” from all of its official documents in favor of term they've deemed more “gender inclusive.” The term “freshman” has ...
    Published over 1 year ago | Rated: +17
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