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Best Ways to Overcome Your Fear of Speaking in Class

Speaking in front of your class can be tough, especially if you’re struggling with...

What One Girl Says After she Graduates is Heartwarming

Ramala Tyrow, who is 21 and from London just graduated from Middlesex University. She has a degree in psychology and counseling. After her graduation, she tweeted a video of her and her mother hugging. She captioned this video “You ran from a civil war so I could be safe & get the education you didn’t. Today you cried when you saw me in my robe. Did it for you.”

How to Ace Standardized Testing

In order to get into the college of your dreams, you need a high SAT. score. In order to do so, you need more than a desire to do well. You must have a hard work ethic and determination in order to succeed on the standardized test. The SAT is unlike any test you have taken in high school because of its unique format. Here are some effective study strategies and tips that will help you ace it.

Best Ways to Keep Track of Deadlines in College

In high school, teachers, guidance counselors, and parents were usually available to constantly remind you when deadlines were approaching. In college, this is not the same case. Along with newfound independence in many other facets of your life, in college, you are responsible for keeping up with your own deadlines. Sometimes, professors don’t even announce the deadlines out loud, but instead, expect you to read about them in your syllabus.

5 Major Benefits of Joining a Study Group

If you often struggle with procrastination and lack of motivation when studying on your own, joining a study group may solve all your problems....

Best Ways to Overcome Your Fear of Speaking in Class

Speaking in front of your class can be tough, especially if you’re struggling with social anxiety, but there are times when your grade will...

What One Girl Says After she Graduates is Heartwarming

Ramala Tyrow, who is 21 and from London just graduated from Middlesex University. She has a degree in psychology and counseling. After her graduation, she tweeted a video of her and her mother hugging. She captioned this video “You ran from a civil war so I could be safe & get the education you didn’t. Today you cried when you saw me in my robe. Did it for you.”

How to Ace Standardized Testing

In order to get into the college of your dreams, you need a high SAT. score. In order to do so, you need more than a desire to do well. You must have a hard work ethic and determination in order to succeed on the standardized test. The SAT is unlike any test you have taken in high school because of its unique format. Here are some effective study strategies and tips that will help you ace it.

Best Ways to Keep Track of Deadlines in College

In high school, teachers, guidance counselors, and parents were usually available to constantly remind you when deadlines were approaching. In college, this is not the same case. Along with newfound independence in many other facets of your life, in college, you are responsible for keeping up with your own deadlines. Sometimes, professors don’t even announce the deadlines out loud, but instead, expect you to read about them in your syllabus.

Why Networking is Key

Meeting people is an essential part of life. As you grow older, you come to realize that random people that you meet have the possibility of growing into meaningful connections.

Amazing Students Spotlight: Love Your Melon

The world is a big place and we can often feel overwhelmed trying to find big solutions. To brighten your week, read about an organization called Love Your Melon, an apparel brand whose mission is to give a hat to every child battling cancer in America while supporting other nonprofit organizations that are leading the fight against pediatric cancer.

How to Prepare the Summer Before Starting College

The summer in between high school and college can often be a confusing time. You don’t feel like a high school student anymore, but you have no idea what to expect from college. The following tips are ways to ensure you are fully prepared to start this exciting next chapter of your life.

Tips to Land That Internship

Internships are some of the absolute best ways for you to accumulate experience in your desired field or industry both during and after college. Applying for internships is definitely a process and requires months of planning in order to figure out where to apply, how to apply, and when to apply. Here is an easy step by step checklist that will help you stay organized throughout all of the internship application stages.

This is Why Books Will Make Your Life Better

We are really pleased that there is finally a proper academic term for the catharsis or release reading a wonderful book can do for a person.

3 Ways to be a More Reliable Friend

There are many qualities and characteristics that can characterize someone as being a "good friend". Qualities such as being kind, humorous, loyal, and trustworthy are all basics to being a good friend and even a decent human being in general. Another very important quality that is important for being a good friend is reliability. People often forget the importance of being a reliable friend and a reliable person.

Cool Classes You Can Take To Make Yourself Stand Out

When senior year arrives and you and all of your peers are struggling to create resumes that showcase your qualifications, it can be hard to stand out from a crowd. Different agencies, grad schools, and companies receive thousands of applications for their open positions. And odds are, many of your fellow students have very similar experiences and backgrounds to you.

Important Tip That Will Lead To Positive Communication

In many times of your life, there exists an importance to be a good communicator. When interviewing for a job, meeting new people, and as a general rule of being successful in life, it is extremely important to possess the necessary skills to be able to express yourself in a positive or productive manner. One of the most bothersome things that people often do without realizing the negative effect of how they are communicating is when they speak without purpose.

Lead a Happier Life Through Adopting 6 Simple Tips

There are many articles and even books out there where you are taught how to be happier, more productive or even have better relationships. However, each of these has to be taken with a grain of salt. A complete guide on how to live your life perfectly, even though unpredictable events, just does not exist.