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.


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

The Benefits of Living With Someone in a Different Major

Choosing a roommate can be tough. Here are a few reasons to pick someone from outside your own major.read more

Have a Heart This Valentine's Day

Whether you're "the single friend" or just got voted "cutest couple," here are some new ways to celebrate Valentine's Day!read more

Student Fitness: How to Get Moving in High School and College

Exercising could mean hitting the gym every few days or something entirely different to you! Here are some ways to get active in high school and college.read more

How to Start Networking: Top Tips and Tricks

A guide to networking for students who aren't quite sure what that means.read more