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October 1

This Financial Aid Resource for Students Is Available Friday

FAFSA available October 1! Early submission of the FAFSA will allow you to review your…

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excel

#30 Day Challenge to Help You Excel This Semester

Put financial aid, career services, and chapel on your agenda

Not every school has a chapel, but almost every campus has quiet places where students…

By Robin White Goode

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STEM

This New Orleans Community College Is Creating STEM Opportunities

Underserved students can access CTE through dual enrollment

There is another side to STEM and high-paying careers, however, which I learned about at…

By Robin White Goode

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college

Do This in College Today to Ensure a Job Tomorrow

How you can future-proof your career

According to the Atlantic piece, a 2013 Oxford study estimates that nearly 50% of American…

By Robin White Goode

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Hultz Prize

$1 Million Hult Prize Goes to Student Team from Earlham College

This app helps the wheels on the bus go 'round

After lunch, I returned to the CGI Annual Meeting and attended a session on Achieving…

By Robin White Goode

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office hours

#30DayChallenge: Know Your Professors’ Office Hours

Know where to go when you need help

Asking for help is difficult for a lot of young people, perhaps because it’s so…

By Robin White Goode

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media

Want to Work in Media? You Can.

The Emma Bowen Foundation provides internships to black students

The foundation looks beyond who’s in front of the camera to place students along three…

By Robin White Goode

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kickstart

5 Ways to Kickstart Career Preparation

Advice from the director of Undergraduate Career Services at Indiana University

Prep the promo materials. Waiting until junior or senior year to tailor a résumé to…

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challenge

You Can Go to Med School for Free

Cuba’s Medical Scholarship Program is open to U.S. students

That’s right. There is a free medical school in Cuba, and you can go there.

By Robin White Goode

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#30DayChallenge: 6 Ways to Maintain Your Mental Health This Semester

Get acquainted with the campus health center and all of its services

The campus health center isn’t just about treating sports injuries or other physical needs. Emotional…

By Robin White Goode

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potential

Coach Students to Unlock Their Potential

Inside Track reports gains in persistence and graduation

Most students go through a period of uncertainty, Jarrat says. The coaching helps to normalize…

By Robin White Goode

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Robert Henderson

Support Makes All the Difference

PBS documentary tells the story of young black men who succeed against the odds

High school and college graduation are more like rites of passage for many Americans. In…

By Robin White Goode

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HBCU

Rep Your HBCU for a Chance to Win Big!

All you do is represent and meet us in Silicon Valley

It’s time for you to rep your HBCU as hard as you can for a…

By Safon Floyd

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challenge

#30DayChallenge: College Students Excel

Setting the stage for success in the first 30 days of the term

Whichever is the case for you, in this challenge you’ll learn what you need to…

By Robin White Goode

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college

Education Matters: Don’t Even Think About Going to a For-Profit College

These so-called schools are legal scams

“I worked hard for my degree,” she began, “But I went to a for-profit college…

By Robin White Goode

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How High School Habits Can Lead to Long-Term Success

Tools to help you prioritize, prepare, and perform to get ahead

Have you ever thought about what has made you more successful than most other people?…

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muhlenberg college

The Muhlenberg College Network Is a Win-Win

You may want your school to establish its own

“In the Internet age, it doesn’t make much difference where you are in the world.…

By Robin White Goode

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southside

Movie Review: Southside with You

This film depicts the sweet beginnings of the Obama love story

This is a great movie for romantics or those who admire the Obamas and have…

By Robin White Goode

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scholarships

The One App Every Student Needs to Download Now

Scholly has helped students find $50 million in scholarships

Want to avoid getting trapped in student loan debt? Apply for scholarships. Yes, you may…

By Robin White Goode

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Spelman

Spelman College President Considers Admitting Transgender Students

Spelman is the latest prestigious women’s college to look at changing its admission policies to be more inclusive

Spelman is the latest prestigious women’s college to consider admitting transgender students. Other institutions, including…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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How To

hire talent

How to Hire Talent That Will Complement Your Team and Culture

People make the difference. You can have incredible systems and procedures in place, the right software…

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grief

How to Deal With Grief While at Work

Regardless of where you live in the world, all of us in some way have…

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