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This blog was created to help high school and current college students think about a variety of issues they might face.

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Don’t do this. (see above)
Instead, follow this list:
1. Visit some local colleges
2. Politely ask a teacher for a written recommendation
3. Get a part time job (everybody needs more help as the holidays approach)
4. Research and start applying for scholarships NOW.

Don’t do this. (see above)

Instead, follow this list:

1. Visit some local colleges

2. Politely ask a teacher for a written recommendation

3. Get a part time job (everybody needs more help as the holidays approach)

4. Research and start applying for scholarships NOW.

It’s much more cost effective to live at home and commute to school if you can…

wainting on that financial aid refund like

caribwao:

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I know. It’ll be ok. Let go and Let God.

Serious advice:
I was just offered a very high paying position but…
I must pass a drug test. I only have 48 hours from the time that they offered the position to complete the drug test so…..I’m glad I don’t smoke. I would have been devastated to have missed a killer career opportunity like this.
As you approach graduation….really think about what you ingest.
It could hurt your career options.

Serious advice:

I was just offered a very high paying position but…

I must pass a drug test. I only have 48 hours from the time that they offered the position to complete the drug test so…..I’m glad I don’t smoke. I would have been devastated to have missed a killer career opportunity like this.

As you approach graduation….really think about what you ingest.

It could hurt your career options.




very important…

If you’ve moved in and “hate it” you MUST tell your family / RA right away.
The Add/Drop period is short and you want to get your money back if you can.
Don’t just hang out for a few days.
very important…

If you’ve moved in and “hate it” you MUST tell your family / RA right away.

The Add/Drop period is short and you want to get your money back if you can.

Don’t just hang out for a few days.

It’s about priorities.
You will need to buy your textbooks and supplies before you buy a beanbag chair and lava lamp for your dorm room.

It’s about priorities.

You will need to buy your textbooks and supplies before you buy a beanbag chair and lava lamp for your dorm room.

If your college advertises during the commercial breaks of The Jerry Springer Show…that’s a bad sign.

If your college advertises during the commercial breaks of The Jerry Springer Show…that’s a bad sign.

When a large school tries to take over a smaller school they usually try to convince the students and employees that everything will remain the same, just under their “umbrella”.
Except it isn’t really an umbrella. Its more like a giant starfish. And while you think they’re protecting you in a big warm embrace they’re actually devouring the culture, jobs and resources of your little school right into their belly.

When a large school tries to take over a smaller school they usually try to convince the students and employees that everything will remain the same, just under their “umbrella”.

Except it isn’t really an umbrella. Its more like a giant starfish. And while you think they’re protecting you in a big warm embrace they’re actually devouring the culture, jobs and resources of your little school right into their belly.

Keep applying for scholarships.

Keep applying.

"Stop your messing around"

If you haven’t settled your bill for Fall semester…do it NOW.

You don’t want to get dropped from your classes or hit with a late fee from your school.