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Why is a Community College a Good Start for Some Students?

Before graduating from high school, many students spend their last two years searching for the university they want to attend. At the same time, their parents spend their time worrying about how much that school their children want to attend will cost. Furthermore, many parents wonder if the ...

14 Websites that College Students Need to Know About

Today the Internet provides college students with a wide range of websites to help them improve their study habits, check their papers for plagiarism, or download reading material. It is important when you attend college that you develop good study habits and writing skills. Therefore, if you ...

Writing Research Papers

For starters, no one ever talks about this stuff (not until your senior year, maybe). Professors slap down four page instructions on your desk and expect you to produce some magical research paper, but what they don’t realize is that you’re new in college and have no idea where to ... ...

College Blues

We've all heard about the common "senioritis." Well, if you haven't heard, it's basically when a senior in college becomes depressed and feels like he or she can't move on any further. Laziness kicks in and sweat pants are worn year round. Assignments are done at the ... ...

Important Essay Writing Tips

In college, many professors will require you to write essays from time to time. Therefore, it is necessary to understand how to write a synthesis, persuasive, narrative, or argumentative essay. When writing your essay, you need a strong introduction, three to five supporting paragraphs, and a ...

Differences of Young, Adolescent and Adult Learners

The age of students is a large factor for teachers consider in making decisions about how and what to teach. Teachers must take into account students’ learning needs, expectations, cognitive abilities, and skills. For instance, when teaching language, teachers respect children's nee ... ...

Refresh Your Mind By Napping

There comes a time in everyone’s life when the stranger next to you looks like the perfect pillow at public transport or when your eyelids simply cannot withstand the boring lecture of the professor. And mostly people around you can’t stop laughing or at least smiling when they ca ... ...

Shine Your Resume While Studying

Many people go to a college or university to enhance their employment opportunities by obtaining a degree. However, after graduating, everyone will be competing for the first graduate job against the people he/she has been studying with or who have graduated with the same qualification. In or ...

Are You Making a Viable Choice?

When you are choosing between schools, you rarely think about the idea of saving money. Rather, you focus on choosing the right programs with the right educational opportunities. Yet, your choice can greatly impact costs of the nation’s educational system. So, the question becomes, are ... ...

Time Management Tips For College Students' Success

Not all college students can be good time managers. But, it is better late than never. College students can learn with few tips how to be organized and manage their time. Time is the most important factor for success. Successful time management can help you better manage your life at the pers ...

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Top 5 certifications for a Gap Year after College

Thinking of taking a gap year after college? While gap years aren’t for everyone, those that plan their gap years right definitely benefit from the time off. A common misconception amongst students is that a gap year is dedicated solely to traveling the world, volunteering for different ... ...

Employment Assistance by Le Cordon Bleu College

An institution that amalgamates classic traditional cooking techniques with modern innovative ways, the Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts provides a kaleidoscope of opportunities for those who are passionate about what they do. With a total of thirty schools worldwide, spread over five ...

Hunt Down the Green Collar Jobs

Today, the trend of white collar jobs is fading away and instead the hunt for green collar jobs is on the rise. More and more young people are looking for jobs in those industries or offices which are considerate of nature and global environmental welfare along with doing businesses w ...

How can a Freshman Prepare for College?

You’ve just entered high school as a freshman and have started getting used to being in this new environment. This is the perfect time to start thinking about where you’ll go to college after your graduation; it's never too early. This may seem like a lot to take in at first, ... ...

14 Websites that College Students Need to Know About

Today the Internet provides college students with a wide range of websites to help them improve their study habits, check their papers for plagiarism, or download reading material. It is important when you attend college that you develop good study habits and writing skills. Therefore, if you ...

Why is a Community College a Good Start for Some Students?

Before graduating from high school, many students spend their last two years searching for the university they want to attend. At the same time, their parents spend their time worrying about how much that school their children want to attend will cost. Furthermore, many parents wonder if the ...

Important Essay Writing Tips

In college, many professors will require you to write essays from time to time. Therefore, it is necessary to understand how to write a synthesis, persuasive, narrative, or argumentative essay. When writing your essay, you need a strong introduction, three to five supporting paragraphs, and a ...

The Ultimate Career Cardio Workout

If you want to get in shape, you have to develop a balanced exercise program that fits your needs. In addition to resistance exercises such as body weight movements and free weights, you’ll want to do some cardio. The style of cardio you want to do may vary depending on your athletic pr ... ...

When Teachers Bully Kids

As Bobby walks down the hall the other kids taunt him and tease him. They call him names and make fun of him for how he looks. The torment does not end there. He is constantly bullied when he enters the classroom too, but not by the other students. This time his tormentor is his teacher. The ...

Nipping Procrastination in the Bud: A Guide for College Students

For most college students, procrastination is a problem that trips up even highly motivated students. Some students procrastinate because they find their tasks boring. Others procrastinate because think they can learn the material without actually doing their homework. Just because you find a ...