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4 keys to studying for finals

These four tips will help you through finals.
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Holiday Travel Tips

Avoid peak holiday datesLeave early enough to allow extra time for delays,  traffic, security check inPack toiletries smaller than 3.4 ounces Pack earplugs Fly direct to avoid posssibel connection delays If you are driving have alternate routes planned Make...
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8 strategies to get you out of a studying rut

How to develop a study plan that involves techniques best suited to individual learning styles.

Hand Washing Awareness December 4-10

Benefits of Handwashing Handwashing helps to prevent spread of germs Handwashing reduces risk of spreading cold, flu, viruses, and infections includingbacterial infections, viral infections, eye infections,  acute respiratory infectionWhen to wash hands: After...
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10 test tips: How to remember that stuff you forget

Rate this article and enter to winNo matter how many hours I spent rereading physics principles, I couldn’t keep the equations straight. Like many students, I was going at it wrong. Reviewing course notes...
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Ask the professor: How do you write a good thesis statement?

“How do you write a good thesis statement?”—Lauren H., Trent University, OntarioThis is a great question. I’ve been teaching college writing for almost 20 years and have read a lot of essays that haven’t...
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The no-burnout guide to busy

Rate this article and enter to winWe all start the semester with noble intentions and big ideas about self-discipline—yet within weeks, many of us are pleading for extra time on assignments or skipping sleep...
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Communicate like a pro

Professional communication skills are for everyone. Interacting with others in an internship, job, or classroom is different from hanging out with family and friends. Here are some tips to improve your professional communication. While...
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Know your networking needs

The richest people in the world look for networks, and everyone else looks for work—or so it’s been said. Networking can help you find a job, a leadership position, an on-campus research opportunity, and...