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The job prob: How (and why) to get that internship

Rate this article and enter to winInternships are the “new interview”—your most likely route to a job, according to surveys of students, graduates, and employers. Here, experts say why.Question: How much does an internship...
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Online learner? How to make distance learning work for you

Rate this article and enter to winWhen you take classes online, you may feel disconnected from the college community. You’re not right there on location. You may be significantly older or younger than your...
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Get thee to a theater

Plenty of learning (and becoming better people, and all that) occurs when we step outside of our normal routines. Now we’re getting a sense of how effectively it can happen inside a theater. We’re...
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Change happens: How to maintain relationships while in school

Rate this article and enter to winRestaurant reservation: check. Graphing calculator: check. Stuffed toy: check. When you’re an adult student, there is a lot to balance. Whether you’re single or in a relationship, have...
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When your education changes, do your relationships?

Rate this article and enter to winAs a student, you may find that your interests and priorities are shifting and that your commitment to school is changing the dynamics in your relationships. Taking time...
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Yes, they will Google you: How to be proactive with your online presence

Rate this article and enter to winWhat if a potential employer, current supervisor, or date searches for you online (as they certainly will), and finds—right there!—your elegant design portfolio or insightful blog posts, and...
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Tech envy: How to avoid the upgrade urge

Rate this article and enter to winJealousy is a strong emotion-one that doesn’t always get talked about. It’s also a powerful weapon in the tech-marketing arsenal: There’s even a new laptop named “Envy.”“Comparison is...
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5 skills to take away from any job or internship

Rate this article and enter to winYou applied. You interviewed. You’re hired.First of all, congratulations! No matter what kind of job or internship you’ve secured, there are many opportunities to hone your skills and...
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Creative kitchen solutions: Tips for making meals using any tool

Rate this article and enter to winIn the 1980s, the TV show MacGyver introduced Americans to a new action-adventure hero. MacGyver was a master improviser: Need to fix a blown fuse with a gum...
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30 seconds to make an impression: How to market yourself in any situation

Rate this article and enter to winHave you ever been asked, “So, what do you want to do with your degree?” or, “What do you do?” These questions can be daunting, but they don’t...