Kara E. Joyce

As Editorial Assistant at Carnegie Dartlet, Kara assists the Production team by proofreading and editing Carnegie’s suite of college publications, including Private Colleges & Universities, Public Colleges & Universities, and other print and digital materials. She also contributes and edits blog posts for CollegeXpress.com. 

When she isn’t hunched over editing material, you can find Kara powerlifting in the gym, pirouetting in a dance studio, or failing in attempts to reason with her pet rabbit, Daisy.

Articles

Want to Be a Writer? Then Don't Follow This Tired Advice

Everyone's going to tell you what to do to be a writer. This article is different--it tells you what NOT to do.read more

Choosing the Right Graduate Degree for Your Goals

Know you want to continue your studies post-grad, but not sure how? Read on to learn about the advantages of each type of graduate degree.read more

How to Give Your Resume "The Disney Effect"

It's a well-known fact that interviewers' ears perk up at three words: Walt Disney Company. Here are ways to get that same reaction in other ways.read more

Feeling Tired? How to Address Sleep Problems in College

Everyone's tired in college. But are you tired from being overworked or something else? Here's how to tell the difference.read more

Why You Shouldn't Study Abroad in Ireland

Looking to study abroad at some point in college? Be careful if you choose Ireland-- you may never want to leave!read more

7 Things You'll Definitely Do as an RA

There are plenty of good and bad things about being a Resident Assistant in college. Check out these seven things you'll definitely experience as an RA.read more

ZeeMee: The Future of College Applications?

What's this see-me thing everyone's talking about? Learn about ZeeMee and what is has to do with your college applications.read more

How to Have the Best Senior Prom

Senior prom...a chance to celebrate the last four years of high school and all you've accomplished. You want it to be perfect, so here are some tips for a fun and successful night.read more

7 Steps to Writing Your Grad School Personal Statement

Here are the seven steps to writing your grad school personal statement--with cartoons!read more

Writing Habits to Kick Before Going to College

Writing essays changes a little between high school and college. Get a step ahead of English 101 with these tips.read more