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Supplies to Enhance Your Study Sessions

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Whether you’re in high school or college, when it comes to school you’ll have to study for your classes. To craft the perfect study session, it helps to have the proper materials to keep you focused and ready to learn. We’ve scoured Amazon for some of the most liked, best performing items that we think …

What Is The Ronald E. McNair Post-Baccalaureate Achievement Program?

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The Ronald E. McNair Post-Baccalaureate Achievement Program is one of eight programs that make up the Federal TRIO Programs. While the aim of all programs within the Federal TRIO Programs is to provide assistance and support to students from underrepresented sections of society, each program focuses on a different aspect. The Ronald E. McNair Post-Baccalaureate …

Myth: Most Students Graduate In Four Years


The majority of undergrad programs are designed in such as way that students are expected to complete the curriculum in a total of eight semesters. In an ideal world, all students would graduate in four years. The Four Year Myth Unfortunately, in the real world, most students do not graduate within four years. If you …

Important Questions to Ask at a College Fair

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During your junior year, you should take the opportunity to attend at least one college fair organized by your school or by local academic organizations. At these college fairs you will get to meet with representatives from various colleges and universities around the country. This is a great opportunity for you to get to know more about …

Ideal Dorm Room Supplies: Bedding & Towels

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One of the most important items to bring to your college dorm is bedding. After all, you’ll call the room home for at least your freshman year (if not longer). Bedding is about much more than just comfort and sleep, it’s a way to express yourself and liven up your space. We’ve picked some of …

The History of Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSIs)

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You’ve probably heard of HBCUs (or Historically Black Colleges and Universities), but a less commonly known federal definition for schools is a HSI or Hispanic Serving Institution. Here’s a history of HSIs and how they exist today. What is a HSI? An HSI, or Hispanic Serving Institution, is a college, university, or a similar system …