Op-Ed: You Don’t Need to Stay in Every Week to Make the Dean’s List

Op-Ed: You Don’t Need to Stay in Every Week to Make the Dean’s List

When I came to college, I knew that I wanted both a college education as well as the college experience. Now, don’t get me wrong;…

5 Things I Wish I Knew About Tests in High School

5 Things I Wish I Knew About Tests in High School

For as long as I can remember, I’ve never been a good test taker. Sure, I got pretty good grades in high school and took…

3 Solutions to Make Second Semester Better Than First Semester

3 Solutions to Make Second Semester Better Than First Semester

You’ve made it through your first semester of college, but so far things haven’t gone exactly as planned. You planned to earn high grades, become…

A Guide to Scholarships for Two-Year College Students

A Guide to Scholarships for Two-Year College Students

Community college has slowly transitioned in the minds of Americans from a shameful place full of “dumb” people, to a smart place of transitioning into…

Want to go to a top ranked British university? Here’s how.

Want to go to a top ranked British university? Here’s how.

So you’ve decided that you’re ready to hop across the Pond for university. You’ve got your eye set on some universities, but you’re unsure of…

3 Things to Know About Class Ranks (if It’s Important to Get a High One)

3 Things to Know About Class Ranks (if It’s Important to Get a High One)

One day in my Sophomore year of high school my teacher passed out our transcripts because we were about to get a huge college talk….

The Pros and Cons of Learning versus Just Getting Good Grades

The Pros and Cons of Learning versus Just Getting Good Grades

What is the point of school? Why do we have to go to class? What do I even get out of all of this? Many people…

A Letter to My Past Self About Standardized Tests

A Letter to My Past Self About Standardized Tests

Now that I am in college and am removed from the almost ritualistic nature of standardized tests, I have been able to look back on and…

Keeping Your Scholarship: 4 Resources Available to Help You

Keeping Your Scholarship: 4 Resources Available to Help You

College is one of the most exciting times in a young person’s life. The only downside (and it’s kind of a big one) is paying…

Op-Ed: Confessions of a Salutatorian

Op-Ed: Confessions of a Salutatorian

Looking over my high school experience that culminated in being named salutatorian, there’s a couple of things I’ve come to realize that could’ve totally changed my…

Does Your GPA Really Matter?

Does Your GPA Really Matter?

The big question: Does your GPA really matter? The little answer:Not really. That’s the short answer that comes from your final and most authoritative source on…

A Freshman’s Guide to Understanding GPA & Course Selection in College

A Freshman’s Guide to Understanding GPA & Course Selection in College

It’s a constant struggle. Through high school and college, when scheduling time comes around, your potential GPA is in the back of your mind throughout….

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