Last week the next Student Government team was elected. We talked to each of the election winners about their vision for next year and more importantly, what brought them to ENC. Scroll down and learn about what brought the 2017-2018 SGA team to want to work for you! (Top: Libby, McKenna, Kyera, Bottom: Danny, Niki, Aaron, Kirsten not pictured)
Student Body President – Kyera Bryant
Hometown: Guilford, Connecticut
Fun Fact: I sleep
Did you know that ENC has 20 clubs, ministries, and on-campus organizations? Between ALANA, investment club, and JUMP Drama ministry, there’s something for everyone! Finding a like-minded group of people who are passionate about the things that matter to you is a great way to make friends and get involved. These are just a few of the many groups you could join, see one you like?
ALANA – ALANA’s goal is to celebrate cultures that are
Student Government is a great resume booster and for the students who get involved is often the most rewarding and challenging experience of their college career. We talked a few members of the current executive SGA and got their advice for the current candidates running for election.
Student Body President – Noelle Rudeen
Always show students why you are running, they want to know what you are passionate about and your reasons for choosing to run.
Today’s job market is challenging, and every college student is faced with an uphill climb in order to come out of college with a degree in hand and a full-time job. The one thing a college grad wants is a job. Then realism and economic conditions are factored into the picture and they understand having a job waiting for them at graduation is not the norm. In fact, BloombergBusiness reported only 12% had lined up full-time
Part of being an adult is learning to take care of yourself and your belongings. Use these tips to keep yourself and your stuff safe.
Be aware of your surroundings – Whether you’re walking through Boston or downtown Quincy, take note of who and what is around you. Maybe don’t walk down a dark alley if there’s a well-lit sidewalk available. Don’t wear headphones when you’re walking back from the T at night. ENC is in
Graduation is 4 months away! That might seem like a long way into the future, but May will be here before you know it. We talked to ENC alumni from as far back as 1987 and asked for their advice to the graduating seniors. They survived the transition from full-time student to real-world adult and they’re passing on their best advice to help you succeed.
“1) College is what you make it. Students should challenge themselves
Congrats! You just transferred to a new school. You’re probably excited and a bit nervous. You’ve got to find new friends, figure out where classes are, and of course, find the best local spots for a midnight snack. Whether you need tips for integrating into the ENC student community or suggestions for Boston hot spots, we’ve got you covered. Use this post as a guideline to an easy transition and stay tuned for a future post
Winter break is almost over! Next week students will start coming back to campus and with the fresh faces comes the opportunity for a fresh start. Use the new semester as an opportunity for a personal refresh. Start strong with good study habits, healthy eating and exercise, and making time for friends.
Use the new semester as an opportunity for a new attitude. If last semesters grades didn’t meet your standards, start this year
You’re almost done with the semester! Christmas is just around the corner and you might be feeling a bit homesick for the holiday festivities. Keep up the good spirits with these 4 tips.
Decorate – Head on over to the Nease Library or IRC and make some colorful paper chains or a special door decoration that feels festive.
Listen to holiday music and movies – Turn on Mannheim Steamroller, Christmas carols, White Christmas, or your favorite
At the start of a new school year, you are given the opportunity to create in yourself something different. As students, we are all provided with a clean slate of endless and infinite possibilities that will mark how we spend our years here. Incoming freshman like myself are at an advantage (or a disadvantage depending on your perspective.)
When you’re a freshman in college, the moments of high school no longer count. Sure, they counted in