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5 Tips to an A+ Paper

5 Tips to an A+ Paper

Don’t let your midterm papers get you down. Use your 5 tips to write a better paper! Create an outline – The first step to writing a good paper is knowing what you’re going to write about. Jot down a basic outline with the info you need to cover. Maybe include a specific number of paragraphs or the overarching topic for each of your paragraphs. The writer gets easier when you start with a clear idea
Interview Tips from Your Future Boss

Interview Tips from Your Future Boss

Interviews are inevitable. You might have even had one to get to college. To get a job, you’ll need to go through at least 1, if not 2 or 3 interviews. They are a big part of determining your life beyond college and it’s crucial that you learn to ace interviews. Thankfully, it’s not really that hard! We talked to a few professionals who have decades of interview experience, both doing the hiring and being interviewed.
So You Want To Work With Animals…

So You Want To Work With Animals…

When I ask a biology student about his/her career interests for the first time, I often hear “I don’t know … I just want to work with animals.” Unfortunately, beyond a career in veterinary medicine, most students don’t know what possibilities exist for working with animals. And for some, becoming a practicing veterinarian may be out of reach for a variety of reasons. But that shouldn’t stop you from working with animals. One of my former
Social Media and Psychology – What Do They Have In Common?

Social Media and Psychology – What Do They Have In Common?

We all know that social media is immensely popular nowadays. But did you know psychology plays a huge role in why social media is off the charts popular with nearly all ages? Social media is also changing just like we are, and it’s changing the way we relate to one another, communicate, share and yes, even form our own personal identity.   Smartphones, Apps, and Technology Social media may be all about smartphones, apps, and technology,
Close Quarters: Tips for sharing a small space

Close Quarters: Tips for sharing a small space

Having a roommate is tricky. Whether you’ve never had to share your space or have always shared a room, the transition to living with a potential stranger in a small space is tricky, but not impossible. Try these 5 tips to keep the roommate peace. Be considerate. Sharing a small space is hard. Almost every movement you make affects your roommate in some way and vice versa. Be considerate of the small space and try to

5 Reasons to Work On Campus While In College

Working a campus job has the potential to be a great experience, especially at a school like Eastern Nazarene College. There are multiple reasons why that is and I can give you a supervisor’s perspective on the advantages for students. Scheduling Flexibility Campus employers know that you are at ENC to attend classes and we support those academic endeavors first and foremost. While all the campus jobs expect you to manage your time, we also schedule
Why Do People Go To a College Far From Home

Why Do People Go To a College Far From Home

Going to a college far away from home is an idea most students love to entertain for one reason only, and that is to have the freedom to do what they want. A college environment in itself does more than just give a student freedom; it also equips them with the skills necessary to enter their field of choice with confidence. Below are three main reasons why you should consider going to a college far from
Why Is Diversity Important On A College Campus?

Why Is Diversity Important On A College Campus?

When students are asked what they hope to get out of college, they usually give one of these two answers. The first is to get a good job after college while the second is figuring out who they are as individuals. Being a part of a diverse campus gives students the advantage of achieving both goals. Diversity creates an atmosphere of understanding, acceptance, and respect for different cultures. Higher education institutions like Eastern Nazarene College believe
6 Powerful Apps Every College Student Needs

6 Powerful Apps Every College Student Needs

In our crazed digital world of smartphones and apps, college students want technology to help them get through their degree programs successfully. Whether they use them for productivity and organization, research, studying, writing or something else, all of these below are sure to be a big hit with most students. The best part is, they’re easy to use and most are free! Any.do Organize tasks, create to-do lists, and synchronize with other devices and access from
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