Academic

The Benefits of Having a College Mentor

It’s moving day at college. Your parents move in the last boxes from the car and give you one last hug and kiss and head back home. Finally, you’re on your own. The independence that you’ve yearned for all these years is finally here. You can do whatever you want. No more chores, no more […]

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Change is For the Better: 8 Signs that You're in the Wrong Major

According to the US Department of education, about 30 percent of college students will switch their major within their first 3 years. The fact is most students don’t know what career they want to get into, which is why knowing how to change college majors is important. Here we will dive further into knowing when to change […]

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Less Is More: 8 Key Things to Keep in Mind to Improve Productivity

Being happy can increase your productivity levels by 20%. As happier people are less stressed and have more confidence in their work. They also have a better idea of their goals and the tools they need to meet them.   So, how can you improve productivity levels in your educational and professional life? Here are 8 tips […]

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Stress Less! 10 Tips on How to Handle Stressful Situations like a Pro

You stare down at your to-do list and sigh. Today alone you still have 3 projects due for school, have to pick up your children and take them to soccer practice, go grocery shopping, cook dinner, and try to fit doing a load of laundry in there. There just isn’t enough time in one day. […]

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Time Management for Students 101: The Only Guide You'll Ever Need

Creating a distraction-free zone often seems like an impossibility when you’re a busy student with so much on your plate. If you feel overwhelmed and stressed out with your classes and tests, take a breath. As we go over this time article on time management for students, we are giving you the tools you need […]

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Needed a Change of Scenery? 9 Ways to Adjust When Transferring to a New College

Imagine that you’re standing in line at your college graduation, waiting to walk across the stage and get your degree, and you take a look at the ten people closest to you.  Of those ten, four didn’t start with you during your freshman year. They transferred in. And of the transfers, two transferred more than […]

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5 Tips for Choosing the Right Minor in College

Are you ready to live a happier life? Studies show college graduates are healthier and happier than those who don’t attend. A big part of their overall happiness comes from their fulfilling career paths. After graduation, you’ll have a 24% increased chance of finding employment in a field you love. Imagine, doing something you love, having a […]

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Honor Society Foundation Earned a 2019 Platinum Seal of Transparency

Honor Society Foundation just earned a 2019 Platinum Seal by adding information to our Nonprofit Profile on GuideStar. By sharing these important metrics, we’re helping the sector move beyond simplistic financial ratios to assess nonprofit progress. We chose to display quantitative information such as the number of scholarships awarded per year, the total amount awarded […]

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8 Tips for Finding the Right College Clubs for You

You’ve just started your freshman year of college. Everything is bright and new. It’s like a completely different world that you now get to play around in and explore. You have a lot more freedom than you did when you were in high school, so you need something that you can fill that freedom […]

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10 Reasons to Explore the Importance of Leadership Skills in College

College is a fantastic time in any young person’s life. It’s an opportunity to discover passions for knowledge and make long-lasting connections that extend far beyond your tenure at the school. It’s also an opportunity to hone important skills that can have a direct impact on your career. Take leadership skills, for instance. Quality leadership is […]

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