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Harvard Essay Writing

Essay writing develops very important skills in a person. They allow the writer to develop transferable skills. These skills help the same writer in the professional world. With research practice and disciplined writing, essays teach the writer to learn formal writing that is clear and communicates with authority. Essays teach research, exploration, and it consolidates […]

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Tips to Avoid Distracted Driving for College Students

When you’re a college student, every buzz of your phone or conversation with your friend becomes a distraction when you’re behind the wheel of a car. Though many think that they can multi-task while driving, having anything less than your full attention on the road is considered reckless and dangerous. As such, it’s crucial that […]

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Budget Controlling Tips for College Students in 2020

College is an important moment in life. It’s that time where we are usually stuck in between the two worlds of being a student and adulthood. We know very well that the time to choose how our life will pan out from here, after decades of education, is drawing near. This is the reason why […]

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5 of the Best Ways to Spend a Gap Year

No matter where you are in your educational career, sometimes you just need a break. However, a gap year before, during, or after college can be an opportunity for much more than just time away from school. Your college gap year can be a way to make money, gain experience, or see more of the […]

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How Your Approach to College Can Impact Your Future Career

Current public school curriculums are designed with one goal in mind — preparing you for college. One thing these classes don’t teach you is how to approach college and how it might impact your future career. How can you make the most of your education? How can you use your years there to your advantage […]

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Things to Consider When Choosing a College Dorm

Dorm living is an essential part of the college experience, especially during your first year. It’s essential to find the right dorm for you so that you can have the best year ever. Here’s a guide to the things to consider when choosing a college dorm that will work best for you. Dorm Style, Layout […]

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8 Simple Ways to Spread Kindness in College

As the holidays come and go, one thing we truly hope remains—kindness. The holiday season is typically quite full of generosity, acts of service, and other amiable actions. However, those tend to falter off once the holidays pass. This year keep the season of giving going by following a few of these simple ways to […]

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Nutrition Tips to Have Healthier Holidays

The holidays are upon us and that means that it’s time for some good old-fashioned holiday dinners with family. Research shows that people tend to lose sight of their diets and nutritional needs during this period. It’s probably due to the overabundance of greasy and delicious food that is featured during these dinners. It’s important […]