Tag: extracurricular activities

How to Stay Involved in the Arts as a Non-major

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Student, Wellesley College

Love the arts but not majoring in them? You don't have to give up your watercolor-painting, tap-dancing, horn-playing habits just yet! read more

How to Live Your Faith on Campus

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Marketing and Communication Specialist

Is finding a home for your faith important to your college experience? Then this advice is for you. read more

Extracurricular Activities: The Secret to Winning at College

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Director of Recruitment and Strategic Initiatives, Case Western Reserve University

Imagine a secret formula that when activated resulted in increased happiness, better academic outcomes, and improved job prospects for college students. Does that sound like a secret you want to be in on? read more

It's Never Too Late to Get Involved on Campus

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Kentucky Wesleyan College

Your classes are not the only avenue to explore new ideas and experiences, and whether you are a residential or commuter student, it's never too early or too late to get involved at your school. read more

Multiculturalism on Campus: Where Does it Live?

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Dean of Admission, Santa Clara University

Here are a few questions to consider as you begin to look under the hood and kick the tires of the colleges on your list: is multiculturalism an integral and intentional component of campus life? read more

Top 10 Reasons to do Model United Nations (MUN) in College

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Freelance Writer

If you know your way around Model United Nations from high school, you may be able to name quite a few reasons why you'll participate in college--but there are so many you may not have considered. read more

Making a Difference With Philanthropy

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Associate Vice President of Planning, Enrollment Management, and Student Affairs, California State University, East Bay

Philanthropic opportunities are everywhere, and your college campus probably boasts a bunch! From raising money to volunteering your time, you can find lots of ways to make a difference. read more

Make a Big School Seem Small

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Assistant Editor, Online Specialist, Carnegie Communications

Worried about being just another freshman face in the crowd? Well, don't be! There are plenty of ways to find your niche at even the biggest flagship state universities. read more

Educational Opportunities in the United States

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Director of Undergraduate Admission, Simmons College

Often touted as the "land of opportunity," the United States offers an abundance of possibilities not only for individual advancement, but also for obtaining an education that fits a student's needs and can be tailored to his or her ambitions. read more

What Do You Expect? University in the United States

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From a distance, it's easy to develop an idealized image of U.S. university life, but what happens when those expectations don't mesh with reality? read more