Monthly Archives: August 2014

How To Get Involved In Undergraduate Research

In a previous post, I explained why undergraduates should consider getting involved in academic research during college. But how does a student actually go about becoming a researcher? That’s what this post is all about. College is a great time … Continue reading

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College Kickoff Part 3: Great Spots To Meet New Friends On Campus

So it’s time to get back to college. Unless some of your friends came from high school, you may be feeling somewhat alone in the midst of so many people. Whether you’re starting your freshman year, or you’re trying to … Continue reading

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College Kickoff Part 2: Mindsets Every College Student Should Take Into This Semester

Let’s talk about mindset. We are going into a new school year, and that means we have the opportunity to set brand new goals. In this post, we will talk about some mental goals we should all take into the … Continue reading

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College Kickoff (Part 1): Things to Do If You Arrive to Campus a Few Days Before Classes Start

It’s August. Soon, campuses will once again be overflowing with students and the rat race will begin once more.  Before heading back to school, take some time to browse this week’s Three-Part College Kickoff series. You really want to get … Continue reading

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Ipad vs. Laptop Part 3: Essential Apps for College Students

As we close out our iPad vs. Laptop series, I would like to introduce a few amazing iPad apps. The iPad is a powerful tool by itself, but it’s  the apps that make the tablet truly come alive. There are literally … Continue reading

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