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Category: Academics

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Learn As You Fail

If you can make it through college without failing a test, congratulations. For the rest of us, failing is a nice little reminder we are not perfect college students. Have you ever tried to...

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Tackling Test Anxiety

It was time to take the ACT, the test to determine my admittance into college and the rest of my life. Perhaps I was prone to extreme thinking. I brought my perfectly sharpened No....

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Participation? You Get Points For That

If I told you that it is possible to easily add points to your final grade, no matter what your class, would you believe me? You should because it is possible. It’s a little thing...

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Take Some Student Shortcuts

To me, taking shortcuts has always sounded like cheating. But during my career as a student I have come to realize that taking smart shortcuts can help you save time and be more effective. Here are some suggestions that...

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Find Your Best College Textbook Option

Shortly after my parents dropped me off at college for the first time I had this conversation with Laura, my future sister-in-law: LAURA: Tomorrow I’ll take you to the bookstore to get your books....

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How to Compare Academic Programs

As you try to narrow your search for the perfect college, you may find that comparing academic programs is a good place to start. Since this is your future career we’re talking about, it...