Tag: student life

Health Insurance for Study Abroad: What You Need to Know

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Founder, CreditWriter.com

You have a lot to think about if you're planning to study abroad. But have you thought about health insurance while you're out of the country? Here's why it should be on your list. read more

How to Beat the Bystander Effect: Bullying and Mental Health

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

The bystander effect may not seem like a big deal, but it hinders great progress in bullying prevention and helping those with mental illness. Here's how to stop it. read more

9 Fun Things Students Should Do This Fall

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Fall is finally here with cooler temperatures, ghost stories, and fun activities for everyone. Not sure what to do first? Here are eight suggestions for fall adventures! read more

10 Mistakes First-Year International Students Make (and How to Avoid Them!)

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Freelance Writer

Going abroad for university can be stressful enough without worrying about having a bad experience. Here are 10 mistakes to avoid for a good first year. read more

5 Ways to Prepare for Freshman Year of College

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Property Manager, Prime Place UNL

If you're nervous about starting college, this is the guide for you. We have five valuable tips on how to prepare for your freshman year of school. Take a look! read more

Does It Make Financial Sense to Start Driving in College?

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Content Marketer, ValuePenguin

Buying a car is a huge financial investment, not to mention the expenses of owning a car like gas, insurance, and maintenance. Should you make the leap before leaving for campus? Read on to find out. read more

5 Smart Personal Safety Tips for Students

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Cofounder and CEO, Krav Maga Worldwide

You can never be too careful when it comes to your personal safety, especially on a dark college campus. Keep these five self-dense tips in mind if you find yourself walking alone in a remote area. read more

5 Important Things to Do When You Start College

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Freshman year is a hectic, overwhelming time. Here's some advice to help you get through it as smoothly as possible. read more

How to Survive a Sorority: Tips for Before and After Joining

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Freelance Writer

Joining a sorority is a big step for college students interested in Greek life. Are you ready for it? Here are some things to consider before rush this year. read more

12 Ways to Have a Stress-Free College Life

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Freelance Blogger

Transitioning from high school to college can be a scary, overwhelming thing to do. Here are 12 ways to make this big life change a bit easier. read more