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
Why Choose A College Close To Home?

Why Choose A College Close To Home?

Once the offers start rolling in, acceptance letters are piling up and the tough decision has been made… you’re off to college and staying close to home is important –but why? Some college students that choose to go to school far away from home feel like they want to get away as if distance really matters. What they don’t understand is that once they’re on campus, they are away from home and making all their decisions
9 Reasons Why College Students Need LinkedIn

9 Reasons Why College Students Need LinkedIn

Earning a degree is hard work. Let’s face it, four years of classes, labs, studying, reading, writing papers, projects, internships, presentations… the list goes on. The work is tough as is the real world, which quickly arrives after graduation. It’s important to take advantage of professional resources to help you manage this transition, many of which are available on your smartphone, tablet or desktop. When you begin your degree program, it will be natural for you
8 Reasons Why Every College Student Needs An Internship

8 Reasons Why Every College Student Needs An Internship

As college students work their way through school, they inch closer to the coveted graduation date and a full-time job. Along the way, there can be constant pressure about getting an internship or not, and the question of whether it is really worth it? These are very good questions that each student thinks about, especially as they transition to upper-classmen status. Why Are Internships In College So Important? Experience: Students that have internships acquire more well-rounded
From Quincy To Dublin and Beyond

From Quincy To Dublin and Beyond

Education can be achieved through different avenues. Traditionally, education is viewed to come from a formal classroom setting with instructors, desks, paper, textbooks and Powerpoint slides. Recently, education has shown up in a new arena of self-study via on-demand and online learning, which is wreaking havoc on our traditional education models and assessment. However, education through hands-on experiences has always been hailed as a desirable form of learning. In early days, hands-on learning was achieved through
Why Student-Athletes Succeed In Business

Why Student-Athletes Succeed In Business

College varsity athletics are incredibly demanding on student-athletes. It’s important to develop time-management skills to accomplish both academic and athletic requirements throughout a sports season. Most student-athletes experience first hand the value of team sports and how participating in their sport help them to be a more productive employee after graduation. Companies who hire recent college graduates can benefit from student-athletes who bring valuable skills and a competitive drive to their job. These skills help them
3 Frequently Asked Questions About Financial Aid

3 Frequently Asked Questions About Financial Aid

Eastern Nazarene College understands that most college students need financial aid and scholarships in order to enroll. Please take a look at the resources ENC has for you in order to make this process easier. How Do I Apply For Financial Aid? In order to be considered for financial assistance (federal, state, institutional), students must complete and submit the FAFSA. This may seem like a daunting process, however, it doesn’t have to be. Take a look
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