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3 Great Reasons to Study Abroad in Cuba

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Besides improving your Spanish, there are many things to learn from taking a semester abroad in Cuba.

5 Steps to Shine Through Your College Admissions Essay

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Writing your college admissions essays doesn’t have to be a chore. These 5 steps can help you complete authentic common app essays before the summer is done.

The Pros and Cons of Student Loan Consolidation

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Students are graduating college with more debt than ever before. Find out how and when student loan consolidation can help you reduce the burden of that debt so that you can move forward in your life.

5 Volunteer Opportunities That Build Great Résumés

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Volunteering for causes your passionate about has many benefits. Its good for the cause, it gives you the satisfaction of making a difference in the lives of others, and it strengthens your résumé for your post-college career plans.

4 Tips to Make Your Graduate Application Stand Out

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Whether you head straight to graduate school after completing your undergraduate degree, or you come back to school later, there are ways to make the admissions committee take notice of your application.

Student Travel: 10 Ways to Get Around for $100 or Less

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Traveling on a tight budget is a right of passage for college students. See how far you can go with these budget-friendly tips!

10 Useful OFFLINE Apps for Study Abroad Students

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From currency converters to food allergy translators, these helpful smartphone apps are the must-have companions of students traveling abroad.

To-dos Before Student Loan Repayment Begins

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Many students graduate college with a lot of debt to repay, and a lot of questions about how it is going to work. Get the answers you need now to prepare to take control of your finances when you leave college.

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

5 College Degrees Packed With Career Potential

college degrees with career potential

If you’re deciding on your college major, consider one that will give you a return on your investment by helping you become an in-demand employee in today’s job market.

Study Abroad! 3 Students Share Their Personal Tips

Study Abroad! 3 Students Share Their Thoughts

Spending a semester in a foreign country can be both exciting and a little scary. Find out what these three Stonehill College students thought of their recent experiences studying abroad and what inside tips they have to share.

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!