Jennifer Werts

Jennifer Werts is a contributing editor to CollegeXpress.com.

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Gen Eds: Not a Waste of Time

Why should you have to take a bunch of "fluff" classes? We'll take a look at scenarios in which general education courses can actually help you.read more

Make Your Scholarship Applications Stand Out in a Crowd

Don't let the thought of competing for scholarships get you down. There are ways you can make sure your scholarship application shines.read more

From College Major to Career

You've chosen a college major, but you're not sure how it will translate to a career. We'll give you some career suggestions for five unconventional college majors.read more

How to Apply for Scholarships

Think applying for scholarships is a waste of time? Think again! We'll help you navigate through the scholarship application process.read more

Scholarship Scams: What to Look For

Don't shy away from applying for legitimate scholarships because you're worried about being scammed. Read our tips for how to spot a scholarship scam.read more

The Weirdest Scholarships...

You know about all the standard scholarships, but take a look at those you haven't heard of before. You might be surprised at what you'll find.read more

Tips for Scoring Scholarship Recommendation Letters

When applying for scholarships that require letters of recommendation, it's important to make sure you're methodical with your portion of the application. Check out our quick tips.read more