Claire Carter

Claire Carter

Claire Carter is the Editor at CollegeXpress.com/Carnegie Dartlet and a proud alumna of the University of Maine. Go Blue! 

Articles

When Can I Start Applying for Scholarships?

Knowing the right time to apply for scholarships is important to future college success. (Hint: There's never a wrong time.)read more

The Do's and Don'ts of College Partying

If you find yourself at a college party, following these do's and don'ts can help you enjoy yourself and keep you safe. read more

How to Save Money During Your Spring Break Vacation

You don't have to make it rain to have a good time on spring break. Here are a few tips and tricks to cut corners and save money on vacation.read more

Career Spotlight: Midwifery

Midwives are known for offering a more personal approach to women's health care. They support and guide their patients before, during, and after childbirth.read more

Career Spotlight: Orthodontics

Over a decade of schooling is required to become one of these specialized dentists who correct teeth alignment, improving oral development as well as their patients' self-confidence. read more

Breaking Bad Habits From Vegetation to Procrastination

Take heed of this cautionary yet all-too-relatable tale of bad study skills, unhealthy habits, and dorm-room dilemmas...plus a few tips on how to turn things around.read more

How to Choose Your Major (or Not)

Colleges can boast upwards of 300 majors to choose from. And you thought you had trouble picking your burrito filling at Chipotle.read more

How to Deal With Mean Parents: Tips for New Teachers

Most parents will respect your classroom decisions, listen to your concerns, and collaborate with you for the benefit of their child. Others...NSM.read more

Harry Potter Sex-Ed Class Teaches BU Students About Bedknobs, Broomsticks

Ever wonder what a sex ed class would've been like at Hogwarts? Students at Boston University recently had a chance to find out.read more

8 "Sure, Jan" Moments Every Student Can Relate To

It's Friday! You're so totally motivated to get ahead on your studying over the weekend, right?! Sure, Jan.read more