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How to Best Organize Your Scholarship Search

How to Best Organize Your Scholarship Search

This article will give you tips on how to organize your scholarship search to maximize your efficiency and make the process a whole lot easier.

Stella Santa Ana, Student Contributor
Published November 13, 2017
Your Recipe for Job Search Success

Your Recipe for Job Search Success

Here is a list of the steps to getting a job…in the form of a cake recipe.

Nicole Manges, Student Contributor
Published November 13, 2017
Alternative Schooling Options

Alternative Schooling Options

Discover some of many alternative options for students dissatisfied and struggling with the traditional school environment.

Kaylen Phillips, Student Contributor
Published November 13, 2017
Holiday Break Recovery

Holiday Break Recovery

How do you fully recover after a series of difficult midterms and finals? There are a few tips that can help.

By Cherish Recera, Student Contributor
Published November 9, 2017
Why AP Courses Are So Important

Why AP Courses Are So Important

There are pros and cons to taking AP courses – read on to get the details and to help determine if taking them on is right for you.

By Ryan Smith, Student Contributor
Published November 9, 2017
Political Correctness on Campus

Political Correctness on Campus

There's a way to express your opinion while still respecting your peers in class.

Franco Camacho, Student Contributor
Published November 9, 2017
Common App Tips & Recommendations

Common App Tips & Recommendations

There are almost 700 colleges on the site, and it makes the college process much simpler.

Fastweb Staff
Published November 8, 2017
Commuting to College

Commuting to College

Discover the benefits of commuting to college.

Emma Lynch, Student Contributor
Published November 2, 2017
My Scholarship Search Story

My Scholarship Search Story

Let's break up the scholarship search in simple, easy-to-understand categories.

By Franco Camacho, Student Contributor
Published October 17, 2017
How to Balance Everything during Senior Year

How to Balance Everything during Senior Year

While it's undoubtedly going to be a hectic year no matter what you do, here are a few tips to make yours a little less stressful.

By Katalia Alexander, Student Contributor
Published October 17, 2017
Working Towards Better Test Scores

Working Towards Better Test Scores

Tips on how to study for tests.

By Ryan Smith, Student Contributor
Published October 17, 2017
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
How to Face Life After College

How to Face Life After College

To prepare, here are three major adjustments you’ll have to make when you graduate.

Lauren Rabold, Student Contributor
Published October 10, 2017
Transferring Tips & To-Do’s

Transferring Tips & To-Do’s

Before you take the plunge and change schools, though, I encourage you to give some serious thought to a few transferring tips.

Nicole Manges, Student Contributor
Published October 10, 2017
Why Extracurriculars are Important

Why Extracurriculars are Important

This article will educate you on why extracurriculars are so important - and how they can help you after you graduate.

Stella Santa Ana, Student Contributor
Published October 10, 2017
No Need to Go Greek for a Good Time

No Need to Go Greek for a Good Time

Joining Greek life isn’t a mandatory piece of the “college experience” if it doesn’t interest you.

By Cherish Recera, Student Contributor
Published October 10, 2017
7 Tips for Making Friends in College

7 Tips for Making Friends in College

Following these 7 tips can help you find your college squad.

Emma Lynch, Student Contributor
Published October 3, 2017
Planning for a College Fair

Planning for a College Fair

Learn how to make the most out of a college fair.

Ryan Smith, Student Contributor
Published September 19, 2017
Creating Relationships for Recommendation Letters

Creating Relationships for Recommendation Letters

How do you ensure that you get good letters of recommendation? These tips can help.

Katalia Alexander, Student Contributor
Published September 14, 2017
5 Things the Admissions Office Wants You to Know About the College Decision Process

5 Things the Admissions Office Wants You to Know About the College Decision Process

Discover some tips admissions staff want you to know to get you through the stages of your college decision process.

Nicole Manges, Student Contributor
Published September 14, 2017