Spring is here, and with it is the conclusion of the school year. Before your summer commences, juniors, it's important to lay the basis of an organized admission procedure in the fall. For you to be guided with your college application, below is a college checklist for juniors this month of April: 1. Keep Your Focus You've noticed frequently that your junior levels are significant, Continue Reading about College Tips: College Checklist for Juniors
10 Cheap Valentine’s Day Ideas for College Students
Only a week to go till Valentine's Day are you organized? I know most college students are on a tight budget to buy presents for their loved ones but are still eager to preserve the tradition of giving gifts and celebrating Valentine's Day this year. There are actually a wide variety of options and ideas on what to buy and do this coming hearts day. These would include fancy dinners, jewelries, Continue Reading about 10 Cheap Valentine’s Day Ideas for College Students
Turning those resolutions into lasting changes!
So yesterday I asked you about your New Years resolutions or goals for 2013, are they the same ones you made last year? (I know some of mine were). But this year will be different, right? Well it can be, if you choose it to be. Making change in your life is hard, but it can be done. So lets look at 2013 as the year where our resolutions last longer than January 31. Let's make those small Continue Reading about Turning those resolutions into lasting changes!
Top 50 Most Popular College Textbooks
It's that time of the Semester where everyone is buying up their College Textbooks and looking for the cheapest textbook prices around. To help you out, we've compiled a list of the Top 50 College Textbooks so that you can find cheap textbooks easily, click on any of the titles to find the cheapest price available on Rentscouter.com. 1. Campbell Biology Author: Jane B Reece, Neil A Campbell Continue Reading about Top 50 Most Popular College Textbooks
Welcome to 2013! What are your College Goals for 2013?
Another year is over and you're just getting back into the swing of things about to start a new year and a new semester at College. It's at this time of the year that we all start reflecting on the year that was and planning forward to the year that will be. What are some of your goals for 2013? Are you looking to simply get through your current College semester with good marks? Or are you Continue Reading about Welcome to 2013! What are your College Goals for 2013?
Deciding on a College? Top Ranking Colleges for 2013 released!
As it has been in previous years, you will find Princeton, Harvard and Williams appearing in the top 5. But not all of us are looking to go to the top 5 Colleges. There are many other Colleges that offer excellent tuition and facilities. US News & World Report have released the most comprehensive overview of the best Colleges in the country. If you're a high school student looking to start Continue Reading about Deciding on a College? Top Ranking Colleges for 2013 released!
812% Rise in Textbook Prices says BusinessInsider.com
According to an article published on BusinessInsider.com, there has been an 812% increase in the cost of College Textbooks since 1978. That's phenomenal, outrunning CPI by a shocking 600% plus. As quoted in the BusinessInsider.com article "Professor Mark Perry of Carpe Diem blog has been following this bubble closely". You can check out Mark's analysis in the full article from BusinessInsider. Continue Reading about 812% Rise in Textbook Prices says BusinessInsider.com
College Tips: The iPhone Answer Underground
With the Internet now bringing us information at our finger tips, researching your College subjects should be easier than ever, right? Not so, say many College students. Using the Internet for subject research can be a risky business, with the sites such as Wikipedia, Khan Academy, Answers.com and Yahoo Answers full of mis Well fear no longer, Answer Underground has been developed as a Continue Reading about College Tips: The iPhone Answer Underground
College Student Debt: EducationInsider.com speak to the real face of College Debt
Are you struggling with Student Debt? Over the past three decades the cost of college has risen faster than both healthcare and the rate of inflation. Students feel they have no choice other than to take out costly student loans in order to afford their education. - Source EducationInsider.com We all know that it's becoming increasingly expensive to attend College, with the cost of tuition, cost Continue Reading about College Student Debt: EducationInsider.com speak to the real face of College Debt
OpenStax in Partnership with ExpertTA to bring Interactive Textbooks
Free. Interactive College Textbooks, how does that sound? Further to our post yesterday, OpenStax have just announced that not only have they released free iBooks for Physics students, but the books will also be Interactive. The partnership between Expert TA, a provider that provides online tools to help professors provide the most effective teaching and also making learning easier for Continue Reading about OpenStax in Partnership with ExpertTA to bring Interactive Textbooks