Graduation Countdown: Asking Your Professor for a Recommendation Letter

Graduation Countdown: Asking Your Professor for a Recommendation Letter

You’ve spent your whole college career trying to win the favor of your professors. You’ve worked hard, you’ve done the work, and now it’s time to cash in all your effort. It’s the time of year to ask for recommendation letters. Whether you’re a graduating senior looking for a job, or an underclassman looking for an internship, recommendation letters are crucial to your success. Your professor’s words of affirmation set you apart from all the other
ENC’s 20 Clubs and Ministries

ENC’s 20 Clubs and Ministries

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
15 Things You Didn’t Know About ENC

15 Things You Didn’t Know About ENC

  ENC has a great campus that is full of history and character. With a 117-year-old college, there are bound to be a few hidden facts you didn’t know. Some of them might surprise you… ENC was founded in 1900 in Rhode Island 95% of ENC graduates are employed or in graduate school ENC’s Quincy campus is built on the property of the Josiah Quincy Adams Estate Angel Hall is on the site of the original
President’s Day in the City of Presidents

President’s Day in the City of Presidents

As the home to two of the first ten Presidents of America, Quincy is aptly nicknamed the City of Presidents. With today being Presidents Day, it seemed a perfect time to highlight the history of our city and the great men and women who lived right here in Quincy, some even on the property of ENC’s campus! Our 2nd President John Adams and his son, our 6th President John Quincy Adams, both lived here in Quincy.
Advice from the 2016-2017 SGA

Advice from the 2016-2017 SGA

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.
The Importance of a Mentor

The Importance of a Mentor

Having a mentor is crucial to every point of your life. No matter at what stage in your personal and professional life you may be in, having a mentor serves as a tremendous asset. A mentor is a person that you can confide in and share your journey with. Your mentor is there to provide support and advice. The ideal mentor would be an individual with substantial wisdom. A mentor can be a professor, a pastor,
Graduation Countdown: Finding a Job

Graduation Countdown: Finding a Job

Finding a job is every senior’s greatest worry. There are so many ways to go about searching for a job, so many applications to complete, and so many other people looking for the same types of jobs. It can all feel a little overwhelming. Thankfully, we have a few ideas on how to make the process as smooth as possible. Websites There are hundreds of websites designed to help match job seekers with employers. Try searching
A Day in the Life: Student Dan Compitiello

A Day in the Life: Student Dan Compitiello

There are many ways to get involved on and off campus. With clubs, jobs, internships, and student government, there’s no shortage of opportunities to get out there and meet people. Take the plunge and join a new group! We talked to student Dan Compitiello and when we saw his schedule, we knew it would be hard to find a more involved person. Use his busy day as an inspiration for getting things done! 7:00am – Wake
Starting Out the Semester Strong… and Finishing Strong Too!

Starting Out the Semester Strong… and Finishing Strong Too!

We are only three weeks into the semester, but already things are starting to add up. Spring break seems so far in the distance as does the end of winter. Despite all this, it is important to be focused on the present by starting this semester strong and following that through to the end. Our friends at the Center for Academic Success (CAS) in the Nease Library have some tips for staying on top of things
“Get A Job” Tips For College Seniors

“Get A Job” Tips For College Seniors

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
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