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  • 4 Reasons Why Not Having a Car in College Will Improve Your First Year

    Aug 14, 2013 • Leeann Sullivan • College LifeRead More »
    4 Reasons Why Not Having a Car in College Will Improve Your First Year

    Regardless of whether your campus is urban, rural, all-inclusive, or only partially integrated, not having a car in college can enhance your first-year experience. Shortly before my first year of college, I bought a 1998 Isuzu Rodeo for $2000. It had over 150,000 miles on it, the ceiling fabric draped into my eye line, and [&hellip...

  • Building an Online Personality: How Social Media and Employment Go Hand in Hand

    Aug 12, 2013 • Leeann Sullivan • Work & InternshipsRead More »
    Building an Online Personality: How Social Media and Employment Go Hand in Hand

    We all know that social media sites like Facebook and Twitter are great for keeping in touch with friends and family, seeing who just got engaged, and figuring out who uses the best #hashtags. But did you know that social media and employment opportunities can often be linked? Here’s how my online personality resulted in [&hellip...

  • Working Part Time in College: Scoring the Right Job for Your Schedule

    Jul 23, 2013 • Leeann Sullivan • Work & InternshipsRead More »
    Working Part Time in College: Scoring the Right Job for Your Schedule

    If there is one thing that everyone can agree on, it’s that college isn’t cheap. Because expenses can rack up, working part time may be necessary while you’re in school. The question, then, is can you find a job you care about that will squeeze into the limited amount of free time you have each [&hellip...

  • 5 Tips for Maintaining a Friendship Over a Long Distance

    Jul 18, 2013 • Leeann Sullivan • College LifeRead More »
    5 Tips for Maintaining a Friendship Over a Long Distance

    Maintaining a friendship over a long distance can be trying, but the friends who are willing to put in the effort are the ones who ultimately matter the most. For me, this has especially been true with my best friend from college, who is now 700 miles away from me. Distance has not only made [&hellip...

  • Utilize Office Hours to Develop Professor Student Relationships

    Jun 19, 2013 • Leeann Sullivan • College TipsRead More »
    Utilize Office Hours to Develop Professor Student Relationships

    College is an awesome place to meet people who will support both your academic success and personal development. In this vein, professor student relationships can be some of the most fulfilling relationships made during college years, and office hours are the perfect time to get to know your teachers one on one. Professors are not [&hellip...