College Life Articles

The Best Used Cars for College Students

best used cars for college students

College students need cars that will cost very little, but last a long time. Here are some top picks from our friends at DefensiveDriving.com.

15 Education Blogs Every Student Should Follow

education blogs for college students

Whether you want more information on study skills, helpful hacks, scholarships, or even Halloween costumes, there’s a blog with the right resources for you!

Should College Students Have Credit Cards?

should college students have credit cards

As I was entering my freshman year of college, like many students, I was faced with the decision of whether or not I could trust myself with a credit card. I knew that the situations in which I would need immediate access to funds would be few and far between, but it is often that […]

More Spring Break Volunteer Opportunities!

spring break volunteer opportunities

Make the world a better place while you decompress from the stress of your college studies! Spring break volunteer opportunities can be found locally, nationally, and even internationally.

5 Tips for Avoiding College Burnout

tips to avoid college burnout

College students have lots of opportunities for academic challenges and social interactions, but no one student can do everything! Learn how to make smart choices for getting the most of of your college experience.

More Healthy Living Tips for College!

staying healthy in college

Living an unhealthy lifestyle can ruin your college experience. Use these tips for making a plan to get the best out of college by getting the most out of your own health!

College Roommate Conflict: When the RA Can’t Help

resolving college dorm conflict

When dorm room conflicts threaten to ruin your college experience and going to the RA does not help, there are more steps you can take to resolve your roommate issues.

Transfer Student Tips for Building New Friendships

making friends as a transfer student

It’s true that colleges set up events for introducing new freshman to each other, but there are still plenty of ways to get together with like-minded students when you transfer schools. Read on for great tips and advice on forging friendships as a transfer student

Resolving College Roommate Conflict: Open Communication

resolving roommate conflict

One is clean and one is messy. One is quiet and one is social. Roommate differences can make a new living situation difficult, but learning how to respectfully resolve those differences is a life lesson that will help students grow.

Students with Learning Disabilities Thrive at Inclusive College

learning disabilities

Beacon College’s unique educational mission to empower students with learning disabilities has led to a graduate rate 12 times higher than the national average. With curriculum tailored to different learning styles, students have achieved success where they once struggled.

Student with Learning Disabilities Rises to the Top of Her Class

learning disabilities

This student’s determination to overcome learning disabilities led her to the top spot of valedictorian at Beacon College. Through her support and guidance, she’s made a lasting impact on fellow students.

Art Degree Provides Outlet for Student with Learning Disabilities

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Combining both digital media and studio art has allowed this student with learning disabilities to express herself creatively, hone career-ready skills in graphic design, and triumph over the anxiety of sharing her personal journey through her art.