Prepare Now: 3 Tips For an Early Start on College Prep By Emma Sturgis

Middle school marks many milestones for students, including first school dances, first battles with acne and many other rites of passage. It’s also the time when you should start preparing your child for college. Although it may seem early, college preparation is a multifaceted process that takes several years to complete. Starting early allows your student to satisfy admission requirements easily so they can enjoy their senior year without worry.

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Why Choose a Career in Marketing and Advertising? By Emma Miller

“Good marketing makes the company look smart. Great marketing makes the customer feel smart.” A quote by Joe Chernov perfectly sums up the importance and power of marketing. It’s true that a good product sells itself, but it’s hard to stand out in today’s overcrowded and extremely competitive market, which means that companies need help in raising brand awareness.

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How to Cultivate a Dorm Environment That Contributes to a Successful School Year By Anica Oaks

Education is a valuable resource that can take you far in life. If you choose the route of formal education with a college degree, you’ll have the opportunity to get the experience of dorm life, school clubs and late nights filled with studying. A formal education is also a really major financial investment. It’s so important that you avoid squandering this educational opportunity because it costs tens of thousands of dollars.

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Tuition Intuition: 4 Ways to Survive College Without Breaking the Bank By Emma Sturgis

These days, it is almost mandatory that you get a college degree if you want a chance to compete in the job market. However, the cost of college is increasing rapidly each year. Fortunately, there are steps that you can take to prevent the cost of going to school from completely busting your budget.

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Learning English While On Vacation in the Southern United States! By Brianna Burrows

Taking a vacation to the United States is an endless adventure! There is so much to see and do, but why not take advantage of your time in the USA to improve your English? Intensive English Programs (IEP) are short term programs to help you learn or improve your English. IEP’s are offered all across the country, but if you’re visiting friends or family in the South, here are some great programs to consider while you’re on vacation:

 

 

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How to Save Money in College: Top Alternative Housing Options By Alexa Paikowski

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College – it’s an amazing place, an incredible education, a great learning experience… and not to mention a huge expense. The cost of tuition alone is enough to break the bank. But then, there are the extra expenses such as books, meal plans, clubs, and of course, housing.

 

 

 

 

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Tips to Make Freshman Life a Little Easier By Eileen O'Shanassy

Nothing is more terrifying than being immersed in a new environment and feeling unsure of what you’re doing. Most teenagers spend their entire lives in one town, seeing the same people every day, and knowing their surroundings like the back of their hand. As you move through life though, you’ll probably move out of your small town and the first year of college can seem overwhelming before it has even begun. There is nothing to worry about once you learn how to hack your freshman year. Whether you are beginning your college journey in the fall or are currently in your first year, here are the best fifteen tips to make freshman life a little easier.

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How to Apply for a Summer Intensive English Program By Brianna Burrows

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Summer intensive English programs are short term programs, ranging from 3-14 weeks that allow international students to learn English during the months of June, July, and August. Programs are offered at a range of educational institutions such as colleges, universities and private institutions across the USA. Summer intensive programs are a great way for students to accelerate their English language skills. If you’re interested in applying to a summer intensive program, here are the steps you need to take to apply.

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