Tag: student life

How to Make the Most of Freshman Year in the Pandemic

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

COVID-19 has cast a shadow over many students' first year of college. Read on to see what one student learned after spending freshman year in quarantine. read more

Make the Most of Campus Services During the Pandemic

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Freelance Writer

Many colleges are offering accessible online resources to their students as a result of the pandemic. Here's how you can utilize these valuable remote services. read more

5 Great Recommendations for Books by Black Authors

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Senior Assistant Editor & Counselor Communications Coordinator

Just because Black History Month is over doesn't mean Black culture should stop being championed. Here are five book recommendations written by Black authors. read more

What Life Is Really Like at a Big Public University

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, Florida State University

There are many types of schools to consider in your college search: large, small, public, private, etc. Here's what it's like to attend a big public university. read more

Videos: Staying Busy During Winter Break

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Are you looking for stuff to do during winter break? Check out these videos for fun ideas to keep you busy and ways to give back to the community. read more

The Best College Extracurriculars to Strengthen Your Resume

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Freelance Writer

Extracurricular activities are a great way to show future employers what you're passionate about. Here are the best extracurriculars for boosting your resume. read more

How and Why to Save for Retirement in Your 20s

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Content Marketer, ValuePenguin.com

Saving for retirement probably isn't even on your mind yet, but it should be! Here's how and why you should start saving for your future in your 20s. read more

How to Have a Mindful Winter Break in 2020

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, Anderson University

With an odd end to a weird semester, CollegeXpress student writer Laura has advice on being productive and finding time for what you love this winter break. read more

College Extracurriculars for Students Who Love Nature

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, Florida State University

Ah, the great outdoors! Did you know there are college programs and clubs for that? Here's a look at outdoorsy options and how to find them on campus. read more

COVID-19 College Life: Climbing Uphill in 2020

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, Oklahoma City University

We're all continuing to struggle with the uphill battle that is the 2020 pandemic. Here are some tips and reminders to keep you going as we close out the year. read more