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4 steps to your 4-year program: How to transition from community college

Rate this article and enter to winFor Amy C., a recent graduate of Southeast Missouri State University in Cape Girardeau, a scholarship made a two-year school the right place to start. For Seth S.,...
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3 steps to bounce back from an academic setback

Rate this article and enter to winSometimes grades and academic performance don’t come out as planned. What can you do if you receive a less-than-ideal grade? The first step is to recognize that it’s...
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Chill out, don’t bug out: Your best ways to prep for stress

Rate this article and enter to winYou’re dealing with an epic family saga, your dissertation proposal isn’t going to write itself, and the town hall meeting lasted forever because the phantom trash-can thief is...
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Organize your job search: Strategies for landing your ideal position

Rate this article and enter to winSearching for a job can be exciting, but it’s also confusing. If you start looking with a plan to stay organized, it can be a more relaxed process.Know...
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Feeling distracted?: Simple ways to stay focused in any classroom

Rate this article and enter to winChances are, you’ve been there. Trying your best to pay attention in class either on campus or online, when your focus gets sidetracked. In fact, 44 percent of...
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Chart your course: Using your syllabus to plan ahead

Rate this article and enter to winCross-country road trips can be a blast, but without a good GPS or road map to guide you through parts unknown, you could easily find yourself lost in...
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Setting S.M.A.R.T. goals

Rate this article and enter to winSetting goals is a great way to start the new year, and taking the time to think about them can really pay off. Evaluating your direction can help...
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Get the full experience: How to be involved no matter where you are

Rate this article and enter to winThere are many reasons to live in a different place than your school is located. Perhaps you commute to save money living at home, like the independence of...
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Stay focused anywhere: How to overcome study distractions

Rate this article and enter to winDo you ever sit down to study and then realize an hour later that you haven’t even started? Keeping distractions at bay can help you make the most...
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Don’t forget to remember!: Tips and tricks to improve your memory

Rate this article and enter to winHave you ever been in this situation? You’re sitting behind a desk and about to take the most crucial exam of your academic life (or at least that’s...