Top 7 Apps for Academic Success

Freelance Writer

Whether you're looking for study help, a homework planner, or a way to keep track of everything you need to get done in the next week, there's an app for that. read more

Liberal Arts Change Lives

Executive Director, Colleges That Change Lives

Liberal arts: Are they "good"? Are they "dead"? Do they have a place in higher education, especially when we consider the cost? read more

Dual Enrollment: Online vs. On-Campus Classes

High School Student

Students interested in dual enrollment might be wondering whether to take a class on campus or online. Time to compare and contrast! read more

3 Ways to Avoid Procrastination

High School Student

It's tempting to put assignments off until the last minute. We tell ourselves, "I still have plenty of time. What's the rush?" and the next thing we know, the deadline is quickly approaching... read more

3 Things to Figure Out Before College for Academic Success

Student, University of Central Florida

Here's what every student, no matter how young or old, should learn in order to do their best in school. read more

There's More to Life Than Straight A's (and Other Things My AP Class Taught Me)

Student, University High School of Tolleson

The idea of straight A's was engraved into Carla's mind when she started high school. But she soon found the pressure of perfect grades was overshadowing her love of learning... read more

How to Change Your College Major

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Student, iSchool High; Editor-in-Chief, Carnegie Communications

So you want to change your major. Where do you start? Right here, of course! read more

Getting Ready for Junior Year: Where to Begin?

Student, Camden County High School

Junior year is a lot like a treasure hunt: it will be a lot easier if you have some sort of map or guide to help you along the way. Lucky for you, we have one right here! read more

3 Tips to Stay on Top of Assignments in a Quarter System

Student, California State University of Los Angeles

Have you decided to attend a college that is under a quarter system instead of semesters? Here are some tips to help you keep up in this fast-paced learning environment. read more

7 Things to Consider When Choosing a College

High School Student

These seven basic factors are important to keep in mind when choosing a college. The author should know--it's how she found her dream school! read more