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7 Things Students Should Do to Improve Memory

As a student, you’re using different kinds of memory. There’s your working memory, which you use to hold on to information in your short-term memory and work with it. If you forget steps two and three of a set of instructions while you’re working on the first, your working memory needs a boost. Then there’s …

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How to Write a “Why I Deserve this application ” Essay

Depending on the particular scholarship you are applying for, the types of questions that you may be asked to answer can vary widely.  There are certain questions, however, that are more common than others. One of those questions is ‘why do you deserve this application ’. On the surface, it doesn’t sound as though it should …

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Top 5 Tips to Make Friends at School Abroad

Some people make friends easily. They gravitate towards people naturally (and vice versa) and within a few hours of entering college for the first time, they’re already making plans with their new friends. When I was in college abroad, I would look at such people with awe, as if they were from another planet. How …

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3 Simple Ways to Improve Your Decision-Making as a Student

3 Simple Ways to Improve Your Decision-Making as a Student

Every single day of your life, you’re presented with decisions. While not all of these decisions are involved or life-changing, like deciding what to have for lunch or if you should take a nap or do your homework, they’re decisions you have to make nonetheless. Other decisions, such as choosing a career path or deciding …

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5 Ways to Become More Creative

5 Ways to Become More Creative

If sitting in a classroom all day or listening to an hour-long lecture seems boring to you, you’re not alone. Many students from all over the globe are plagued with the realization that academia can be boring. No one blames you, it’s easy to get lost in the mundane day-to-day activities. However, it’s up to …

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How to be Good in Studies

How to be Good in Studies

Being a good student in school, college, and the university is more than just getting good grades. It takes discipline and it requires skills that in the beginning don’t seem that important but in reality will set you up to tackle most problems that might come up in the future. These abilities that you learn …

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Five Risks of Studying Abroad

Five Risks of Studying Abroad

The number of students studying abroad is at an all-time high, which also means that more people are susceptible to the risks associated with living in a foreign country. Whilst being abroad in a strange land can be a deep and enriching experience, it can also be frightening and slightly disorientating, especially if this is …

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Best Tablets for College Students on a Budget

Best Tablets for College Students on a Budget

College students often find that getting work done, studying and reading can be done easier with a tablet. You can watch Youtube, read textbooks, take notes, and basically do practically everything you need to at an affordable price that’s less than a laptop. In a busy world where you need portability, tablets can help incredibly …

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Best Online Jobs for College Students

Best Online Jobs for College Students

As a college student, you’re busy. Research papers, studying, classes, jobs, friendships, sports, and everything else in between. Many students have jobs at the university, while others find work elsewhere or even remotely. Here are some of the best online jobs for college students. Freelancing You can freelance by earning part-time work that is done …

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