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Study Habits Part 2: Effective Studying

Posted by in Classes

In “Study Habits Part 1: Being Proactive,” we took a broad look at a variety of lifestyle choices that will prep you for the most effective study sessions. But now we are going to take a closer look at ideas and suggestions that will help you get the most out of your actual study time. For me personally, I did not feel prepared leaving high school to study at the college level. Then I found out the jump from high school to college for most people is drastic. Going from…read more


“What Are Your Plans After Graduation?”

Posted by in Looking Ahead

It’s the unavoidable question that all college seniors dread the most! While looking forward to their pending graduation, all college students want to know what the next step in their lives will be.  If you find yourself only a semester or two away from graduating and still have no answer as to what comes next, don’t freak out.  Believe it or not, you are in good company. A lot of soon to be college graduates have no idea what to do next. Do you truly know what you want to…read more


Student Health Centers

Posted by in Health and Safety

Moving away from home for the first time can be scary and overwhelming, especially when you get sick and are not sure what to do. The Student Health Services office on your campus is a great place to go for any health needs. Most offices are located very convenient for student access. If you ever do need to go to the student health center, think ahead about what you will need. For example, in North Carolina all students are required to have health insurance. You can sign up for this…read more