Must-Have Items for College Students During the Coronavirus Outbreak
March 30, 2020
The Coronavirus or COVID-19 epidemic has shaken up the lives of everyone, and college students who are stuck in dorms or on campus apartments are afraid of what to do and where to go. The idea of living through a global pandemic is one that very few people who are alive today have experienced. Bars, ...
Former Admissions Officer on Writing a Great Personal Statement for Your College Application
March 3, 2020
Special guest LittleRedPen is a former admissions officer at a top private university who now works as a freelance editor. She help students optimize their essays, personal statements, and scholarship letters. Today we’re lucky to have her share her extensive expertise with us on how to avoid the most common mistakes and take our college ...
Top 5 Kitchen Gadgets To Take With You To College in 2020
February 24, 2020
Transitioning to college life is a big deal and moving into a dorm is even a bigger deal. Especially if it is your first time moving away from home. However, as exciting (and scary) as it is, you have heard about many students dealing with ‘the freshman fifteen’. If you are not familiar with that ...
Freelance Editor Claudia Mak Gives Advice on College Applications, Personal Statements, and Resumes
February 11, 2020
Today we have special guest Claudia Mak joining us to answer questions about college applications, personal statements, resumes, and more. She spends her days as a freelance editor helping college students take their writing to the next level, and she’s here today to give you some tips on improving your college applications. If you would ...
Top 8 Electronic Gadgets to Take with You to College in 2020
January 15, 2020
Getting into your dream college is the first step of a successful career. However, keeping up with this intensive study environment can be tough. College is a stressful time for some because, for many, it’s their first time on their own out in the real world. A student who uses modern technology to his or ...
University of Delaware Showcase
May 17, 2019
The University of Delaware (UD) is a public research university located in Newark, Delaware. It is the largest university in Delaware with over 18,000 undergraduate students at the Newark location. There are also satellite campuses in Dover, Wilmington, Lewes, and Georgetown. UD values academic freedom, diversity and inclusion, innovation, community, service and offers over 140 degree programs.
Getting a Head Start in College with Business Software
March 6, 2019
As college students, you’re working to become the future leaders of industry. A crucial part of that will be the ability to navigate the complex and ever-changing landscape of software used in business: office suites, web conferencing, content management, web analytics, social media management, collaboration platforms, and beyond. It’s never too early to start getting ...
February 21, 2019
Adventure Awaits When students attend open houses and orientation, studying abroad is always a popular topic. Everyone dreams of adventure in far off lands. There isn’t much debate online about the benefits of studying abroad. You’ll find an overwhelming bounty of articles expounding on the many benefits of spreading your wings. While they are harder to find, there ...
10 College Towns with Underrated Food Scenes
January 18, 2019
When it comes to colleges that enjoy the best food scenes, the obvious choices are schools in big metropolises like New York, LA, Chicago, and San Francisco. Then there are ones that any self-respecting foodie will count, like University of Texas in Austin and Tulane in New Orleans.
Here, we're going to shed light on what we consider some of the more under-appreciated college towns when it comes to cuisine.
December 23, 2018
Taking a course over the winter break is a good way to get ahead on credits but is it worth the extra effort? To answer that question, you’ll need to consider a lot of options: The first thing to do is talk with your adviser. They will have more info on how to register, what ...
FAFSA Time Again
December 11, 2018
As high school seniors and college students, you can’t avoid the topic of the FAFSA. But what is it, why is it important, what are the timelines and what do you need to do? FAFSA stands for the Free Application for Federal Student Aid. The FAFSA is the only way to apply for federal student aid, such ...
December 9, 2018
Finals can be the cause of cold sweats, sleepless nights, and nervous fidgeting. While there is a lot riding on comprehensive exams, they are simply the culmination of all your hard work throughout the semester. You won’t be able to perform well on the exams if you’re too stressed out, so stay cool. That’s easy ...