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Tips from a Scholarship Winner

Tips from a Scholarship Winner

Before financial aid, loans, and grants, scholarships are the best thing to help you pay for college fees because it's basically free money!

Christina Alfaro
Published September 30, 2014
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
The Secret to College Applications

The Secret to College Applications

There's a secret to college applications, and Kristen is sharing it with Fastwebbers.

By Kristen Lemaster
Published October 30, 2012
The Scoop on Study Abroad

The Scoop on Study Abroad

The world is your oyster - discover what's out there through studying abroad!

Laura Magerkurth
Published January 13, 2014
Surviving Homesickness

Surviving Homesickness

Homesick? You're not alone.

Arianne Amparo
Published September 28, 2016
It's OK to Drop a Class

It's OK to Drop a Class

Part of growing up is realizing you're human.

Laura Magerkurth
Published March 27, 2013
My First 4 Weeks of College

My First 4 Weeks of College

Laura gives an honest account of the first few weeks of college.

By Laura Magerkurth
Published September 12, 2012
A College Student's Gratitude List

A College Student's Gratitude List

What are you thankful for this holiday season?

McKenzie Nevins
Published November 29, 2016
Tips for Paying for College

Tips for Paying for College

Don’t wait until the last minute to frantically search for ways to pay for college!

Kara Nelson
Published March 25, 2014
City College, Country College

City College, Country College

Ariana addresses the pros and cons of city colleges and country colleges, like Sewanee, and urges students to keep an open mind.

By Ariana Pugh
Published January 20, 2012
5 Simple Student Stress Relief Tips

5 Simple Student Stress Relief Tips

Learning how to handle times of stress will make things seem less daunting.

Ashley Paskill
Published March 7, 2017
The Ups and Downs of the Pre-College Rush

The Ups and Downs of the Pre-College Rush

Laura talks about finding her dream school and a way to pay for it.

By Laura Magerkurth
Published March 20, 2012
Why College?

Why College?

There are endless benefits to having a college degree.

Brandon Huffman
Published December 7, 2012
The Art of Class Schedules

The Art of Class Schedules

Utilize seven tips to approach each new scheduling session as a well-prepared college student.

Nicole Manges, Student Contributor
Published August 14, 2017
Examining the College Journey

Examining the College Journey

The freedom that you’ll have once you arrive on campus is unlike anything you’ve ever known, but there are some aspects of this liberty that may surprise you.

Laura Magerkurth
Published September 10, 2013
Balancing College and Family

Balancing College and Family

Student contributor, Kristen, shares her experience of merging her new life with her old.

By Kristen Lemaster
Published September 28, 2011
Financial Aid They Forget to Mention: CSS Profile

Financial Aid They Forget to Mention: CSS Profile

Do you know the secret to paying the least for your college experience?

Kaylen Phillips, Student Contributor
Published October 17, 2017
Dealing with the Emotions of Leaving for College

Dealing with the Emotions of Leaving for College

Now that move-in day is around the corner, you may be experiencing some doubts about living on your own.

Jamie Vincent
Published August 26, 2014
Writing a Great College Essay

Writing a Great College Essay

How to create an essay that reflects your best self.

Stella Santa Ana, Student Contributor
Published January 8, 2018
Preparing for a Successful Job Interview

Preparing for a Successful Job Interview

Making a careless mistake during the interview process can cost you everything, so preparation is key!

Kizzy Preston
Published November 11, 2013