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Tips For Talking To Your Professor

Many students today are intimidated or even actually a little bit afraid of their professors. But the fact is, more often than not it pays off to get to know your professor personally. Even if you are not best buddies, having a professional and amicable relationship can be incredibly valuable to your experience at school.  read more...

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Studying In College: Good Study Management Systems

Students arriving at college face a variety of problems when attempting to balance studying with social environments and athletic participation. While many freshmen struggle to find such a balance, the right amount of preparation, commitment, and diligence can keep students in good academic standing and encourage learning. Key to keeping any student on the right academic path is first and foremost a good plan for studying.  read more...

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Tips On Taking Essay Tests

So you've studied everything you could, been working hard on what you know and just trying to get ready for the big essay exam. The big day has arrived and now there is really not much you can do except rely on your work and hope for an easy exam. Or is there? There are a lot of things you can do to improve your odds when taking an essay exam, and hopefully if you do things right, it can make the difference between a negative grade and a positive grade. In this article we will look at some tips that can help you achieve success.  read more...

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Living With A College Roommate

Living with a college roommate is one of the most interesting challenges you will face during your secondary education. While we've all seen the movies where the two roommates from disparate background end up becoming fast friends and lifelong pals, typically, this is not what ends up taking place.  read more...

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Adjusting To College Life

Adjusting to college life can be one of the most confusing, fun and terrifying experiences a person ever goes through. Beyond just the sheer fact college is the first time most people are ever out on their own, taking care of themselves, college is also a time when teenagers are balancing more aspects of life than they ever have before.
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Top Ten Tips For Starting A College Study Group

Starting a study group to help you bone up before the next big exam is a great idea. After all, the more the merrier, right? While it seems like a simple concept, there are certain pitfalls that must be avoided when putting together your study group. The following is a list of the top ten tips to help you put together an effective group to study with.  read more...

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How To Create Your College Schedule

When it comes time to create your college schedule, it is important to make a schedule that works for your individual needs, as opposed to worrying about the needs of others. Setting up your schedule can either pave the road to success or failure, the choice is yours. Let's take a look at some helpful tips so you can avoid all the usual scheduling pitfalls.  read more...

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Tips On Taking Amazing Notes In College

College is expensive and it is hard to learn the subjects in there because well, it is college and that's where the intellectual elite comes from. In order to improve your chance for success there are several strategies and one of them is to take amazing notes you can actually rely on when you go to study later.  read more...


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Ten Time Management Tips For Students

For students who are just starting to take school seriously, managing your time can seem next to impossible. Between your school related obligations and all of the social activities life has to offer, it often seems like there simply aren't enough hours in the day. Luckily, there are many effective time management methods that you can apply to your own life.  read more...


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10 Tips For College Freshmen

For incoming college freshmen, these first few weeks on campus can be intimidating. Moving to a new place and finding your way is tougher than it may seem. Luckily, we have provided ten helpful tips to aid your transition into college life.  read more...