The Best Laptops for Students in 2015

  Computers are vital for students these days, but the need to spend less while getting the best possible performance is stronger than ever. Many are looking to acquire ultrabooks, which combine More »


Free college tuition for everybody! 4 countries that are making this happen

  It is a seemingly inescapable problem for many young Americans. The work force is getting more competitive as the bulk of new jobs are being created in highly skilled fields, yet More »

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How to Save Money For Traveling!

With graduation looming at the end of your upcoming senior year, you have big plans. Instead of strolling off the stage with your diploma and marching straight into a cubicle, you're going More »

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The Most Beautiful College Campuses in the US

While most of us try to evaluate schools on honorable criteria such as the quality of its academics, student to teacher ratio, the efficacy of student services and so on, let's face More »

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5 Fun Drinking Games Anyone Can Learn!

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3 ace ways to break away from your studies

As you study for your degree, has it ever occurred to you that all your effort might just be a tad useless? No matter what the subject, we all fall into these states of ennui. You hit a wall and can’t ever quite break through again. So what’s the solution? Well, you should always leave your options open. Don’t fall deep into one subject to never return. Instead, lightly skim a few wildly different options and make yourself a Jack of all trades. But how can you find a few new hobbies?

How to Turn a 2.1 Essay into a 1st

A 2.1 is a very respectable mark. It shows that you have presented a high quality piece of work which demonstrates your understanding of the key issues and your engagement with the subject. A 2.1 will show that you know how to present and write a good piece of academic work, plus prove that you have paid careful attention to the key sources in your subject area. But what if you have greater aspirations? The line between a high 2.1 and a low 1st is incredibly thin. This means that there are a

Textbooks, Computers, and a Tea Pot: Essential Gear of the Successful College Student

You’re going to college soon - you need to start making a checklist. Aside from the usual costs like tuition and food, you’re going to need a few other supplies. Before you say goodbye to mom and dad for the semester, here’s what to stock up on. A Good Laptop A good laptop is absolutely essential for today’s college student. In fact, it’s probably the most important thing you can take with you. Don’t leave home without something at least as good as a mid-tier product either. No Acers.

Why students need to be more involved with global events

  We live in an ever-shrinking world. The dawn of the internet age has made physical boundaries redundant. In this age of global connectivity, it is important for the youth to be both aware of and involved in global events. Active connectivity is almost a prerequisite in today’s business environment. Companies are increasingly looking to hire people who are comfortable being globally networked. Working in transnational teams is the order of the day. Comfort in dealing with disparate

Why a Graduate Certificate Might Be a Better Be Than a Master’s Degree

Today’s highly competitive job market has left many college students wondering whether the extra time and money to get a master’s degree will pay off in the form of improved career prospects. But what many don’t realize is that a master’s degree isn’t the only option for post-baccalaureate education. There’s another, less expensive, faster way to gain industry-specific skills at the post-graduate level — the graduate certificate. A graduate certificate takes about half as long
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