No matter what age you are, if you took a moment to think back on your life, years of memories of school would flash before your eyes. From preschool through high school and for many, college, one could say that we all know how to be a student, right? Well unfortunately, that is not necessarily true. Many students struggle to make that transition into college, and the struggle can continue throughout an entire undergraduate career.
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Walking onto a college campus after leaving the military can be a disorienting experience for student veterans. While the environment is clearly new, navigating the world of higher education doesn’t have to be daunting. With a bit of preliminary homework, you’ll be surprised how easily you can find the place that’s the right fit for your educational goals.
With the June 30 deadline for the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) quickly approaching, time is running out for students who need financial help for the 2016-2017 academic year.
Now that summer has officially begun, many college students are using the semester break for some much needed R&R.
While there is nothing wrong with taking a break after a taxing semester, you could use some of that down time to get a jump-start on your career, or your studies, while your peers are idle.
Here are 5 ways you can make your summer break work for you.
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College students, especially those with jobs or families, have to prioritize their precious time. Even during winter break time has to be neatly separated among family, friends, work, and preparing for the inevitable first day of the next semester.
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Because time is at a premium, it’s okay to think pragmatically about how volunteering can help you while you help others during the season of giving.
To help gently nudge you in the direction of volunteering during your winter break, here are five ways volunteerism helps college students.
It is the time of the year again to start thinking about what gifts to buy.
Whether you are searching for the right gift to give that fashion forward person in your life, or you are that fashionista seeking to create your own trend setting Christmas wish list, here are a few must-have ideas for this season.
Now that cooler weather has arrived, you’re going to need to tweak your wardrobe. But there’s no reason you can’t look cool while keeping warm.
Here are a few fashion must-haves for the fall season.
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We stood among the midday bustle of Piazza Prampolini.
As I soaked in the sights and sounds of small-town, Italy, a thought occurred to me.
This place--Reggio Emilia--and its people paved the way for us, as education professionals, to do what we do. Its school is the genesis of the approach that changed the way the world sees early childhood education.
During a trip to Italy this summer, a group of Fisher College faculty, myself included, and students made a trip to village near the northern Italian city of Bologna.
The trip gave the students firsthand experience at the source of one of the most popular modern early childhood education approaches.
Those of you who were lucky enough to attend New York City’s Spring Fashion Week, may have already noticed that there was a prevailing theme of casual bohemian inspired looks.
For the rest of us who live to keep up with the latest fashions, here's a look at a few of the trends that will help you to stay fashion forward in Spring 2016.