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Why Is the SAT Important?

Standardized testing has been around for decades, and the SAT is probably the most well-known college entrance exam out there. While other tests like the ACT are equally important, it seems that a bulk of the weight of getting accepted into college gets put on the score obtained on the SAT. While you understand it […]

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Resumes and Interviews: Preparing Yourself For Success

No matter what kind of work you eventually get into, how well you put together your resume and how professional you are during interviews will make a ton of difference in your career path. People have different personalities. People have different job skills. People are more or less charismatic. People can be introverted or extroverted. […]

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4 Ways Smart Students Prep for College and a Career

Oftentimes, children talk about how they can’t wait to be grown-ups. At the core, they want the benefits of adulthood. However, there are so many adults who wish they could go back to childhood. One of the main reasons is because adulthood is hard work. If you’ve prepared as a student, it won’t be as […]

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Creating a Dorm Room Perfect for Studying

Dorms aren’t exactly ideal for quiet and privacy. Most of us choose to study and get our work done in the silence of a library or in a coffee shop with earbuds in. But there’s no reason you can’t create a space in your own dorm room to get some good studying in. If you […]

In-Person vs Online Tutoring: Which One Is Right for You?

Feeling a little behind on your studies, or wanting to get ahead of the crowd? Tutoring is a fantastic way to improve your learning and motivation and can even help you to develop more effective study habits. A tutor could be another student, a specialist in your subject matter, or even one of your current […]

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4 Things To Do Before You Head Off To College

So you’ve finally made it to the end of high school. The long-awaited next step to college has finally arrived after four long years of working hard. While part of you is thrilled to be entering the next chapter of your life, there’s probably another part of you which is a bit nervous. Feelings of […]

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Mental Health in College Campuses: What we Need to Know

Anxiety and depression are no longer buzzwords and are no longer associated with eccentricity. They are bonafide health issues which require medical diagnosis and a proper treatment. A recent study has revealed that 1 in 5 college students currently suffer from anxiety or depression. There are many underlying factors to this, which include increasing debt, […]

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Things to Prepare Before Entering University

Starting university life is an exciting and apprehensive experience for any student like you. But don’t to worry. Almost everybody can’t forget the part of university life because it is the best experience in their lives. If you are going to start your university life in abroad it might be more exciting, but it may […]