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Capturing your creativity: How to engage your brain outside the classroom

Rate this article and enter to winIf you’re anything like me, being a student can be challenging, to say the least. The workload is intense, and though I was always smart, I never considered...
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Presenting yourself to employers: How to build a professional online image

Rate this article and enter to winLife is filled with memorable moments, and what’s more fun than sharing them with cyberspace? While you may want to highlight your experiences on the Web, it’s also...
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Budgeting for the year ahead: Track, spend, and save

Rate this article and enter to winNow a fourth-year at Ashford University in Iowa, Teresa R. grew up the middle child of five. “Our family never had a lot of money and with five...
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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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Resolve it: Simple ways to work through conflict

Rate this article and enter to winDisagreements and differing opinions are a normal part of human interaction, and although conflicts can generate uncomfortable feelings, they may also be an opportunity for growth. The process...
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What do professors expect from you?

Rate this article and enter to winAs a student, there are many people with whom you may interact: advisors, classmates, study group members, family, supervisors… and one that is oft left off the list:...
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Implants & IUDs: Is long-term birth control for you?

Rate this article and enter to winSo you’ve chosen not to get pregnant, at least for now. If pregnancy is a possibility for you, and if you’re sexually active with people of the opposite...
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Give your heart on Valentine’s Day

More than 120,000 people in the US are waiting for an organ: parents, children, college students, grandparents, and others. By signing up to be an organ donor, you have the power to save a...
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Best friends for never?: “How I handled my frenemy”

Rate this article and enter to winEver had a friend or colleague who routinely made you feel unhappy about yourself and your life? Just as positive relationships are known to be good for our...
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No blurred lines: Clarifying consent

Rate this article and enter to winConsent: What does it even mean?At an early age, we learn the ability to discern agreement and refusal—like in preschool, when you noticed that touching Jamie's hair made...