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Personal Advice

Don’t Quit School: Businesses You Can Launch on the Side

You have a regular job or attend school, but have always dreamed about launching a business on the side. Like many budding entrepreneurs, you’re not about to quit your day job.

Education Tips

College Road Trip: What to Bring With You

As a rising high school senior you are just one year away from heading off to college. This summer can be a good opportunity to check out several of those campuses on your list.

Academics

How to Make the Most of Your Summer College Class

Most of your friends will be working this summer or spending a lot of time at the beach, the lake or taking advantage of other leisurely pursuits. You, on the other hand, have decided to delay pleasure.

Study Abroad

5 Reasons Why College Students Should Study Abroad

When you are ready for college, you can either study abroad or you can opt for a local university. You can choose to stay in the city where you were born or you may travel to another city or to another state to choose the university that you prefer.

College Living

What Changes Students Will Face While Attending College

Your academic pursuits represent the cornerstone of what college will mean to you. Though very important, academics isn’t the only thing that will shape your college experience — you and the people you know will also change and in ways you might not have considered previously.

Academics

Rising Senior: How to Prepare for College

As a high school student finishing up your junior year, you are just months away from completing your secondary education and are about ready to turn a new chapter in your life. That chapter may include beginning work, joining the military or attending college.

Study Tips

How to Tackle a Lengthy Report With Little Time to Spare

Your big report is due next week and you haven’t even started it. Your professor approved the title, but that is as far as you have gone.

Personal Advice

What You Need to Know About College Graduation Announcements

Graduating from college is a big deal — for you, for your parents as well as for your extended family and friends. Many people probably know that you’re about to graduate, but without a formal announcement they may miss that information.

Campus News

College: Are You Getting What You Pay For?

You invest thousands if not tens of thousands of dollars in to your child’s education, but are you getting a good return on that investment? That’s a reasonable question to ask, one that the American Council of Trustees and Alumni (ACTA) has sought to answer.

Career Planning

Career Choice: Solar Energy Systems Engineers

Solar energy is cheap, plentiful and widely available — with the right equipment. And that is where solar energy systems engineers come in.

Education Tips

College: What if You’re Just Not Sure?

Not every high school is college bound and that is a given. However, out of those that think that they will be going to college, there may still be some hesitation.

Education Tips

Are You Ready for National Decision Day?

Have you made your college decision yet? For high school seniors, the time for choosing a college is slipping by.