Degree Mills and How to Avoid Them

Degree Mills and How to Avoid Them

In a time where everyone seems to have a degree, people are going to extreme lengths to get one. Yet, some people in the business of spreading knowledge aren’t in it for your growth and development; they are in it to make big bucks. These same people, better known as con-artists, pose online as legitimate ...

When to Withdraw From a Class

When to Withdraw From a Class

Struggling with a difficult course is something every college student will face at some point during their undergraduate career. Whether it’s a general education course you have to pass to move forward, or a major course that’s making you question your career path—we’ve all been there, or will be at some point. But, it’s the ...

How Travel and Risk Relate to College

How Travel and Risk Relate to College

I’m writing to you while I sit on floor of an airport, Gimpo airport to be exact. It’s a sunny day at the end of July, and I’m about to board a flight with the love of my life to Korea’s “honeymoon island,” or as it’s also known, “Korea’s Hawaii.” Reflecting back on my life ...

How to Prep for Fall Semester

How to Prep for Fall Semester

As summer starts to wind down, you might be finding yourself digging out that schedule you registered for back in the spring, bracing yourself for the semester ahead. Chances are, your fall semester looks a lot like mine always did through undergrad: packed and busy, with wall-to-wall classes, club meetings, and trying my best to ...

More Apps for Better Focus and Organization

More Apps for Better Focus and Organization

Students today are more equipped to get better grades and create productive learning environments than ever before. Your smartphone and tablet can be just as much of a learning tool as a textbook. Use this collection of apps to supplement your learning even when a desktop or laptop is not available. A smartphone or tablet ...