Why High School Study Abroad is An Amazing Pre-College Experience

It’s no surprise to anyone that studying abroad during your high school years is guaranteed to be a life-changing, amazing experience. But, did you know that this is also exactly the kind of experience that will help prepare you for college? In addition to honing a student’s foreign language expertise, high school study abroad programs offer th...

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Should Students Learn Multitasking or Single Tasking?

Nowadays, one of the most talked about and discussed notions in offices is whether to engage employees in multitasking or not. This also applies to students in colleges and universities as they also go through similar activities and experiences. Let us talk about whether multitasking is important for students or should the focus be on single taskin...

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5 Quick Tips to Surviving Final Exams

The tips in this article may be quick tips that anybody can do, but they do require work, and they especially require dedication. Doing something once is easy, but doing it routinely without missing is very difficult and takes a lot of will power. If you can follow these tips routinely, you are going to find your final exams very VERY easy! 1 ̵...

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Universities in Canada

Canada is the second largest country in the world by landmass, but the 36th largest in terms of population. It also has a lot of great schools, including two of the top 20 universities in the world according to the QS Top Universities ranking. Here are seven of the best schools in the country. McGill University – Montreal, Quebec QS World Unive...

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Being a Parent and College Student

“The immediate need to get some sort of income is often so tempting that oftentimes (single parents) will drop out to work at that minimum-wage job that’s not at all fulfilling to them because they need that immediate income … or because their child care becomes unreliable or unavailable and that juggling becomes just too much,...

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Why Should I Go To College

You may have asked yourself the question: why should I go to college? Is it really that useful and important? I can easily get a job and work my way up in the world without a degree, so what’s the point of all this stress and anxiety over applications? Well as a current student myself, I can think of far more advantages of going to college th...

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How To Choose A Career

Virtually no one knows what they want to do after college. What undergrads do know is that they need a job after they graduate, or its move-in time with the parents (every graduates nightmare). Even if you do know which career path you want to follow, that decision could change in a split second during your college years.  Read more......

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How To Manage Stress in College

“College was the best four years of my life.” This is a cliché that unfortunately isn’t true for every student attending a university. According to Nami.org, “More than 40 percent of college students have felt more than an average amount of stress within the past 12 months.” This excess stress could be due to a lack o...

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Community Colleges with Dorms

Community colleges are designed to be low cost institutions that serve their local communities. This holds up for urban and suburban settings, but what if you live in a rural area that doesn’t have a community college? For instance, there are only eleven certified community colleges in California that are north of Sacramento. For the sake of ...

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Writing A Statement of Purpose

One of the toughest tasks to do in life is talk about yourself in a proud yet modest manner. It is much easier to brag about all of your accomplishments in school, athletics, volunteer work and/or other extracurricular activities. But college admissions does not want to see straight up arrogance. So how do you stay humble when portraying your achie...

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