Tag: schedule

The 3 Keys to Surviving Finals

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, Georgia Institute of Technology

Wondering what college finals are like? Here are the three keys to making it out alive by the end of the week. read more

7 Things to Do Before Starting College in the Fall

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Varsity Tutors Contributing Writer

Congratulations--you're off to college in a few months! Now, what do you do with your summer? College and schoolwork may feel like a long time away, but there are a handful of essential things you should add to your checklist in order to smoothly survive the transition to college, along with the first semester. read more

Finding Fun on Campus

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Contributing Editor

They tell you to join activities as soon as you arrive on campus to make friends and meet new people. But with hundreds of clubs to choose from, where should you look first? read more

Fill Empty Résumés with Campus Activities

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Freelance Writer

You're a freshman, just getting used to the college life. No need to think about your career now, right? Wrong! I don't mean that you have to get worried and consumed with your degree and exactly what you're going to do with it, but resist the urge to put your career plans off until later. Dive in right away. read more

The Benefits of a Campus Job

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DJ and News Commentator, WTBU; Blogger and Journalist

School is in session and you might be thinking the last thing you need to add to your plate of classes, homework, and activities is a campus job. But actually having a job during the academic year could benefit you in a few ways. read more

5 Things You Can Do to Make Your First Day of Grad School Easier

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Former Attorney; Graduate Student; Writer and Tutor, Grockit.com

While there's no substitute for school-specific experience (which is a great reason to seek advice from students who are already enrolled in your program), these five actions will probably make the first day go a little more smoothly. read more