How to Start off Second Semester Right

How did your first semester go? We hope it went well! No matter the results though, it’s important to start your second semester off on the right foot. These are a few great tips for any semester though, so make sure to remember them for later years or even if you starting college this fall! …

7 Tips on How to Be an Exemplary Student in 2017

Take note of these tips to improve; start the year with the best academic performance The beginning of courses for the A calendar is getting closer, and either in college or high school, many students begin the new year with only one goal: this time I will be a better student. But how to achieve it? In …

Ten Colleges With Amazing Sports on the Water

Water has a way of luring us in, whether we’re going on a beach vacation or taking relaxing laps in the gym pool. If you want to spend your four college years near the water, and all that it has to offer—from fishing to rowing—taking a closer look at these 10 universities and colleges, each …

5 Colleges for Fitness-Focused Students

Before heading off to their first semester, college students are often bombarded with the warning, “Look out for the freshman fifteen!” While those dreaded extra pounds from subsisting on energy drinks and pizza tend to slip away as you get used to college life, some students, including yourself, may want to avoid it altogether. Luckily, the …

7 Tactics for Acing a College Assignment

As assignments pile up into a seemingly insurmountable stack of work, there are certain tips and tricks that can be followed to ensure that your work is done quickly, efficiently, and to a high standard. You’ll have free time and good grades by the weekend if you follow the following tips. And the loved ones …

Colleges for Students Who Love Robotics

When it comes to pursuing your hobbies at college, there is no end to what is available. There are schools out there with programs and student organizations for everything you can imagine. If you enjoyed building robots in high school, or you’re looking to get into it for fun in college, you should check out …

Hey Students! Here’s How to use Google Scholar for Your Research Projects

Learn to use Google Scholar to find documents, books, theses, manuals and other academic texts of educational or research interest Google Scholar is a search engine that specializes in finding articles, theses, abstracts, books, manuals, scientific studies, publishers, professional societies or news useful for students, teachers and researchers. You can find everything from complete documents to different versions, excerpts, and quotes and …

How to Study if You’re an Independent Learner

Some people study better in a group, others prefer to learn on their own. These latter students are known as independent learners, sometimes called solitary or intrapersonal learners. They can focus in on a task when left to their own devices. Often, independent learners are adept at analysis and can develop interesting ideas when given …

3 Things to Do the Night Before an Exam

Here is a fact: staying up all night is unhealthy and unpleasant. However, this situation is very common during the college years where everyone has to face it once in a while. Thus, you should be prepared for it to make it much more productive and pleasant. Here are 3 things that you need to …

How to Study if You’re a Social Learner

As students, it is important to be aware of the ways we learn best and what type of environment we are most productive in. Some people enjoy quiet spaces with few people while others find that they work more effectively in noisier, busier environments. Similarly, one may find that they learn best working in groups …