Tag: student activities

Secrets to Finding a Great Volunteer Site

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, Marietta College

Looking for an extracurricular activity that keeps on giving? Consider volunteering at a local organization. Read on for advice on choosing the right one! read more

College Organizations and Activities Worth Getting Excited Over

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

College truly has something for everyone. Here are a few ways to get involved in activities on campus! read more

The Ultimate Study Abroad Timeline

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Freelance Writer

Planning your study abroad experience can be daunting. But this timeline breaks everything down, making the process a little less overwhelming read more

What You Need to Consider Before Studying Abroad

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Freelance Writer

If you think study abroad is in your future, this guide can help you decide when, where, and whether you should go. read more

The College Sports Glossary of Terms

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Whether you want to get recruited, play for fun, or cheer from the sidelines, here are a few college sports terms you should know. read more

What Do Your High School Extracurricular Activities Say About You to Colleges?

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First of all, let's clear up what "extracurricular activities" are. If you're thinking, "Hey, I play video games a lot and that's outside of school," unfortunately you're out of luck. read more

What to Expect at Debate Camp

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Student, Flathead High School

Arguing for the sake of arguing isn't usually the best way to win friends...unless they're your besties from debate camp. Here, one camper explains what debate camp is all about. 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

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

Why Colleges Want Ambitious and Dynamic Students

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President and Founder of College Connections

The college admission process can be overwhelmingly competitive, so it is essential for students to distinguish themselves and stress their additional activities. read more