Alyssa Abel

Alyssa Abel

Alyssa Abel is an education writer who helps students and teachers pursue their passions. Read more of her work on Syllabusy

Articles

Avoid Credits That Won't Count Toward Your Degree

Some college courses seem fun, but if they don't count toward your degree, are they worth your time? Here's how to avoid credits that won't benefit you.read more

How to Beat Back-to-School Anxiety

Going back to school can be nerve-wracking for students, and it's only compounded this year by the pandemic. Here are some methods to help you beat anxiety!read more

Dorm Etiquette: 7 Ways to Be a Considerate Resident

Living in a dorm and having a roommate can be the best thing ever...or the worst. Use these tips to learn how to be a considerate dorm resident and get along with your roommate.read more

What Can You Do With a Social Work Degree?

A career in social work is bound to be rewarding no matter what you do, but here are some options of different jobs you can get with a Social Work degree.read more

What Career Path Is Right for Your Personality?

Everyone has a unique personality, but we all fall into certain "types." Here are some great career options if you fall into one of these five personality types.read more

The Best College Meals for Your Taste Buds and Budget

Healthy eating on a budget in college is not an easy task, but with these tips you can upgrade common college meals for a better taste, a healthier body, and a full wallet!read more

How to Find Balance as a Working Student

Finding the right balance between school, life, and work is difficult but not impossible. Check out these tips on how to balance it all as a working student!read more

The Best College Majors for Your Zodiac Sign

You probably shouldn't live your whole life by your zodiac sign, but according to the stars, some majors and careers may fit better than others. Find yours now!read more

5 Steps to Writing the Perfect Paper

A great essay doesn't always come naturally, but you can make the process a little easier with these five steps to perfect paper writing.read more

6 Tips to Transition to Online Learning

Online learning is not for everyone, but sometimes it's necessary, especially times like these. These six tips can help you adjust to taking classes online.read more