Category Archives: Success in the Classroom

This Archive is full of articles on general College Success. Study skills, group projects, grades, etc… No matter where you are in your college career, you will find something in here that will help you improve your performance on assignments and become an even better student.

College Minors: The Benefits of Selecting a College Minor

Earlier this week, I wrote about changing majors (read that article here). Today, I’d like to talk a little bit about minors. We all know about the importance of declaring a major, but fewer students give serious consideration to minors. … Continue reading

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Considering Changing Your Major?

Most college students change their major at least once – AT LEAST. I changed mine 6 times! If you think it may be time to change your major, below are a few things you should think about before making the … Continue reading

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Overcoming Test Anxiety

In college, tests are a fact of life. You can’t avoid them. Many students are┬ánervous about tests, especially during freshman year when you’re often unsure of what to expect. A healthy level of nervousness can actually benefit you as you … Continue reading

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Ready For Midterms? 5 Questions to Ask Yourself Before the Testing Begins

It’s that time again! Time for midterms. You’ve been to class, studied hard, completed some homework assignments, and even passed a few pop quizzes. Now it’s time to really show what you know. Below, you’ll find a few questions that … Continue reading

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Test Prep Courses: How to Actually Get Your Money’s Worth

So you’re considering graduate school, but you’re not quite sure how to tackle that GRE… Or maybe you’re eyeing medical school, but you need some help brushing up on your chemistry skills for the MCAT. Perhaps law school is calling … Continue reading

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