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Daniel Lopez graduated from Chicago Math and Science Academy (CMSA) in 2010 and received his bachelor’s at Northeastern Illinois University in Communications and Media in 2017. Daniel had the same frustrations as many college graduates do after completing their degrees: finding a job that suits them and uses their hard-earned degree. Fortunately, because Daniel was working...
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Nobody really likes to talk about money, but it’s a very necessary conversation to have with yourself, your parents, and your college financial aid officer. Don’t avoid talking about the costs of college because according to Forbes, the collective college debt in the US is $1.6 trillion! On a smaller scale, owing several thousand dollars...
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You have a lot of freedom when it comes to picking your college courses. While this freedom is exciting, it can also be overwhelming. How do you know what classes to take? Are there classes you are required to take? Well, here are some tips that can help you prepare for registering for your first...
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As a recent college graduate, I learned many things in college that went beyond academics. In fact, I think these lessons are the ones that will stick with me longer than anything I learned in class. So here is my list of 18 things I learned as an undergrad student! UNASSIGNED ASSIGNED SEATS Me after...
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Choosing a college can be both an exciting and stressful time in a person’s life. Maybe you’ve been set on a school since you were little or maybe you are stuck between a myriad of choices. If the latter sounds like, why not consider a college road trip! If you’ve ever seen the movie “College...
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I never believed people when they said that college flies by but the week before I started my senior year, I was in disbelief. It really did fly by. In all honesty, I called my friends crying because I was feeling a little overwhelmed. Suddenly, “the future” was starting to look a lot more like...
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An exciting part of going to college is having the option to move into a new dorm or a new apartment. With this in mind, you might be wondering, what’s the difference between living in a dorm versus living in off-campus housing? (In this article, off-campus housing will not include living at home.) If you’re...
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The summer before I started college, I was overwhelmed with anxiety. I was stressed about keeping up with and succeeding in my classes. Most importantly, I was stressed about how much college is going to cost. Now, as a soon to be college graduate, I’ve been able to experience all the stress of the college...
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It’s never too early to start dorm room shopping. If this is your first year of college, you might not know what to pack. Well thankfully, we’ve gone through and arranged a list of things you may need to pack for your first college dorm room!  Note: We understand that the uncertainty of the COVID-19...
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