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Is an Online Degree Right for Me?

Ready to go back to school, or are you just embarking on your post-secondary education journey? Determining where to apply and enroll is the first step, but with all of the options out there, it can feel like an overwhelming task. While traditional brick-and-mortar institutions may be top of mind, you owe it to yourself …

How to Find and Apply for University Scholarships

Congratulations — you were accepted to a degree program! Whether it’s an associate’s, bachelor’s, or master’s, you’re embarking on a journey to higher lifetime earnings, deepened expertise, and so much more. Choosing to further your education will help you stand out in today’s competitive marketplace — according to the APLU, 99% of jobs created post-Recession …

The Pomodoro Technique for Time Management

No matter our jobs, responsibilities, class load, or exercise routine, we’ve all got the same 24-hour period to work with. If you’ve ever struggled to check items off your to-do list or are looking for ways to reduce stress, then committing to a time management technique could be a great option.  Time management is a …

Giving Back for the Global Good: Dan Edwards

“Giving Back for the Global Good” is an excerpt taken from the 2019 CSU Global Data Book. If you’re looking for Dan Edwards, head down to the river. You’ll likely find him there, dressed in waders, casting flies for hours, in search of the day’s great catch. Fly fishing is his hobby — one that …

How Volunteering Can Expand Your Network

Using your time and talents to help others enriches not just their lives but your own, as well, as volunteering has been shown to combat psychological issues like stress, anger, and anxiety.  Beyond that, volunteering can also give your career a boost by helping you create new connections, gain meaningful experiences working on a team, …

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