Staying Calm While Making the Shift to College

Choosing a college is a huge milestone in one’s life and therefore—it can be rather stressful. According to Medical Daily, a lot of high school graduates experience symptoms of the burn-out syndrome and they find it extremely hard to stay calm due to a lot of pressure they feel. If you too are a freshman-to-be, …

Throwing a Graduation Party with College in Mind

It’s easy to get excited about your high school graduation, and why shouldn’t you be? You’ve put in four years of effort for this moment. Enjoy it, savor it, but keep in mind that if you’re going to college in the fall, there are some ways to plan ahead. Save any monetary gifts. It’s impressive …

Why Having A Mentor In College Is So Important

A mentor can have an indelible impact on the life of a student in many different ways. Check out some of the reasons why having a mentor in college is so important. Gives Your Confidence A Boost When You Need It Most With a rigid curriculum, nonstop exams and assignments, and plenty of studying, it’s …

How to Stick to Essay Word Counts

Word counts and page limits matter a lot in the collegiate world. Almost every written assignment—whether it’s for a class, scholarship, or college admissions essay—will have some limitation. You need to be able to work within those limitations. Precision and conciseness are valuable skills exemplified by sticking to word counts. With that in mind, here …

8 Tools to Make College Life as Easy as ABC

College life is demanding, to say the least. There’s so much to keep track of. Your grades, your fellow students, what party to go to this weekend and more. For that reason, you could use some help. The good news is that its here. All you need to do is go to the apps store …

How To Finish Second Semester Off Strong

Summer is calling and you can’t wait for a break from all the reading and homework. Don’t give in just yet. You know your grades are going to affect your future. You’ve done well so far and it’s time now to dig deep and stay the course.  The small efforts you put in now to …

15 Helpful Online Writing Tools for Students

Talent and effort are two major features of every successful writer. It goes without saying that if you want to write a good piece you need to have some talent and invest a lot of effort into your work. Also, you need to have an extensive vocabulary and your grammar has to be on a …

Turning a Bad Semester Around Before It’s Over

It doesn’t matter what point you’re at, sometimes life gets in the way. When you’re in school – whether it’s junior high, high school, or college – this can have a detrimental effect on your grades. Maybe you had to miss classes because of mono, or a close family member died, or your mental health …