5 Biggest Mistakes Language Learners Make

Language mistakes are not just learning wrong grammar, vocabulary or pronunciation. These mistakes, although common, are not as huge as they can be amended quickly. The big mistakes are the ones that can hold you back as a learner and have a negative effect on your entire experience. If you are learning a new language, have a look at these mistakes that you should never make. Read More


Spring Break Ideas for Busy Students

Despite its treatment on TV and in movies, in real life, spring break doesn’t quite get the fanfare that winter or summer break do.

While winter and summer break split up semesters, spring break usually falls smack in the middle. For anyone with a job, internship, or even just a heavy course load, this makes it nearly impossible to take one of those fabled trips to Tijuana, Mexico, or Daytona Beach, Florida.

Not traveling for spring break doesn’t mean your spring break needs to be boring, though. There are plenty of things you can do while still on campus, or even just sticking around your college town. Here are a few ideas to get you started. Read More

Scholarship Saturday – February 9, 2019

There are thousands of scholarships out there. Below you will find many scholarships, most with general eligibility requirements. My goal is to share some lesser-known scholarships with my readers every Saturday.

Don’t wait. Apply for these great scholarships today! And, if you missed the last Scholarship Saturday, check it out. There are scholarships there that are still open! You can also find scholarships on my other scholarship lists, such as scholarships with requirements based on your statemajorgrade levelethnicity, or religion. And, lastly, check out my list of scholarships with February and March deadlines.

Only brief information about each scholarship is listed. Therefore, you are encouraged to visit the scholarship websites to get further details about eligibility and requirements.

Here are 50 scholarships for Saturday, February 9, 2019. Read More

How to Achieve Dorm Room Goals

Are you thinking about how you will decorate your dorm room when you arrive on campus? Or, maybe you’re a current student and you want to give your room a little more personality. Our friends as CanvasPop put together an infographic with some great ideas. Read More

Gearing up for the Course Challenge

Now that you’ve picked your major, there are steps you should take before and after your classes begin.

Preparing yourself before classes start will help you feel more organized and ready to tackle your school work.

We’ll look at the wisest uses of your time both in class and in your downtime. If you follow these tips, you’ll have no problem excelling in your coursework! Read More