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Written By: Najma Salad, Sophomore at The Ohio State University Newark, FLI Program Participant (This content has been edited for clarity and grammar) During my freshman year, I overstressed myself way too much for no reason. The reason I say this is because I was scared of not making it in, and I was scared...
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Written By: Zariah Mitchell, Freshman at Cuyahoga Community College, HSA Cleveland, Class of 2021 (This content has been edited for clarity and grammar) One of the most crucial decisions a college student may make is what degree to pursue. A college degree, in theory, can help open doors in the profession and lead the path...
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Written By: Rebecca Terry, Freshman at Eastern Michigan University, FLI Program Participant (This content has been edited for clarity and grammar) I am the first person in my family to graduate from high school and attend college. For that reason I didn’t have much help at home when it came to applying to and choosing...
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Written By: Elma Bjelevac, Freshman at Saint Louis University, Gateway Science Academy, Class of 2021 (This content has been edited for clarity and grammar) Elma Bjelevac, Blog Post Author College is a new place for everyone their first semester. You feel out of place because you are not surrounded by the people you had in...
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Written By: Mahnoor Aftab, Freshman at Illinois Institute of Technology, CMSA Class of 2021 (This content has been edited for clarity and grammar) Once you get to college, you realize high school was a piece of easy-bake cheesecake, if you will. And college is the type of dry fruit cake that’s hard to digest without...
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Written By: Rawan Alshable, Sophomore at University of Toledo, FLI Program participant (This content has been edited for clarity and grammar) Completing college is a huge task that is not always simple. In truth, it is rarely simple. Especially if you are paying for college yourself, which means you are responsible for all of your...
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Written By: Mualla Icel, Freshman at Saint Louis University, FLI Program Participant (This content has been edited for clarity and grammar) Create accounts on these scholarship finding websites: RaiseMeMyScholarshipCentralNiche.com Creating accounts on these scholarship searching websites will make it easier for you to find a scholarship match that correlates with your individual identities. Most scholarships...
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Written By: Rawan Alshable, Sophomore at University of Toledo, FLI Program participant (This content has been edited for clarity and grammar) I’m not sure what I was expecting from college. I recall sitting back and pushing the refresh button on my Gmail account while my eyes attentively sifted through the stack of unmanaged, apparently unrelated...
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Written by: Mualla Icel, Freshman at Saint Louis University, FLI Program Participant (This content has been edited for clarity and grammar) Mastering Time Management Skills:In the transition from high school to college, one of the skills you need to master is time management skills. With scheduling classes each semester, knowing which times to register for classes, whether...
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Amanda Gillen-Ford Amanda Gillen-Ford, Freshman at California University of Pennsylvania (Class of 2025) and FLI Program Participant, recorded a video blog (vlog) about her first experience at a SCA event.
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