Hilary Cairns

About

Hilary Cairns is a graduate of SUNY New Paltz and has a BA in English/Creative Writing. She's an established freelance writer who also has a hand in marketing, social media, and editing for various businesses across the United States.
Bookshelf with text: good jobs for English majors majors & industries
Are you an English major? You may have heard the occasional comment or joke about what you’re going to do with that major after you graduate. Truth is, there’s plenty to do with that degree! I was actually an English major myself! So here are some examples of good jobs for English majors out there. …
Pencil icons with text: how to work on college essays this summer college applications
Ah, summer. The perfect time for sun, pool parties, and working on your college applications. Yep! Summer is the perfect opportunity to start working on your college prep, especially the essay! To work on your college essays during the coming weeks, follow these tips: Write Down Application Deadlines If you have a planner, the first …
Woman at desk with text: things you'll need for an internship careers & internships
Are you attending an internship this year? It’s a great experience that can help with both resume and skill building—especially if it relates to what you’re majoring in. You’ll need a few things to make sure it’s a success! It’s always better to come prepared. Check out these five items that are available on Amazon …
Popsicle icon on pool background with text: how to keep cool in college student life
Whether it only gets hot in the summer time when you attend college, or you face high temperatures year round, do you know how to keep cool? The last thing you want to do is overheat. This can definitely be the case if your dorm room doesn’t have air conditioning, you’re squeezing a few more …
Dewy leaves with text: interesting gifts for biology majors student life
As the study of life, biology is a wildly important field. That’s why biology majors are so important! Whether their focus is on the environment, human body, or zoology, biologists play an important role in understanding and preserving our world. So reward the future biologists in your life with a little present. Here are 5 …
Sun icon over pool water with text: items for summer college prep ACT & SAT
Are you heading to college in the next year or two? Summer is the perfect opportunity to start planning ahead and getting ready for SAT and ACT, college applications, scholarship applications, and more. These five items available on Amazon will help kick start that summer college prep high school students need. Get a jump on …
University library with text: are there graduate school scholarships? questions & answers
Are you planning on attending graduate school after you earn your Bachelor’s? You may be wondering about how you’re going to pay for the degree. Student loans are one way, of course, but they shouldn’t be your first option. Believe it or not, there are graduate school scholarships too! Here’s what you need to know! …
Woman at laptop with text: the importance of internet safety in college tips tools & advice
As wonderful as the internet is, it comes with a host of dangers. As a college student, you’ll use the internet daily for project research, turning in assignments, tracking your grades, and binging Netflix. It’s crucial to browse as safely as you can. That’s where these tips—and NordVPN—come in. Here’s what you need to know. Colleges …