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High School Senior
Picking a college is much like picking a home. You can think of college visits like house tours; which environment do you think you belong in? Here are some ways to prepare for a college visit! Go when school is in session – To get a real feel for what the school is like, attend...
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If you’re a student who wants to travel around the world, a study abroad program is the perfect opportunity for you! Study abroad programs allow you to take courses related to your degree while in a foreign country. Here are some facts to consider as you decide whether study abroad is right for you! Deciding...
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Interviews are a big part of #adulting. You will go through an interview process whether you’re applying for a job, an internship, or sometimes even certain schools or programs offered by the school. It’s normal to be nervous, but hopefully with our tips, you can feel better prepared for your interview! Practice, practice, practice! –...
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College is stressful for everyone. Having to balance grades, relationships, social activities, family, work, etc. can easily overwhelm anyone!  All of these responsibilities sometimes means we neglect ourselves, which can lead to a mental breakdown. In honor of World Mental Health Day, here are some ways to care for your mental sanity: Exercise– Sometimes a...
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You did it, you’ve gotten halfway through the semester! But, midway means midterms. Midterms can cause lots of stress, especially if you have several exams or presentations within the same week or even the same day! To help relieve some of the stress, check out some of our tips! 1. Study early – If you...
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The cost of college is daunting for most people. Taking out student loans to pay for school is also scary considering that the current collective student loan debt is over $1.5 trillion! However, scholarships are another way to pay for school. With scholarships, you don’t have to pay anyone back. Here are five ways to...
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It’s fall! The season for pumpkin spice, sweater weather, and college applications! For any college-bound senior, this can be a stressful time. As a first-generation student, I faced the same application dilemmas. I didn’t even know where to start applying! Here’s a list of what to do when it’s time to start filling out college...
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I always associated standardized testing with highly stressful environments. The echoes of pencils cracking, calculator buttons clicking, pages tearing, and pens dropping onto tile floors always remind me of tests like the ACT or SAT. However, taking your ACT or SAT should not be a stressful experience. To succeed on your test, it’s important to...
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