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Should college students worry about lack of sleep?

By Jaslyn Ravenscraft and Alexis Potter

Pulling all-nighters and avoiding 8 a.m. classes at all costs has become the narrative of college students’ sleep patterns, but students may want to consider the effects that a lack of sleep has on them, such as lack of productivity and poor overall health. 569 more words


Research Study for College Students

Attention college students!

You are invited to participate. Graduate students and a professor at Governors State University need your help with their research study about social media use and perceptions of college students. 34 more words


3 times when LinkedIn is essential for your professional career

I am fortunate to lead career-search workshops and counsel job seekers individually. While some of my clients fully embrace the power of  LinkedIn to land a job, others don’t make great use of it. 1,170 more words

Career Search

You Got the Call! 25 Tips to Ace Your Interview


Ace Your Interview-Tips 1-7

Congratulations – you got the call and you’ve landed the interview! Now it’s time to show and prove! 1,074 more words


Let's re-define the word "student"

By: Tricia Richards-Service

I was walking across the campus of Trinity College Dublin on Wednesday, backpack slung over my right shoulder, sneakers slapping the cobblestone, smiling toward the clouds. 579 more words

College Life

Oxford College Student Union Lifts Ban on Christian Union After Deeming It 'Harmful' to Students

An Oxford University college student union has decided it will now allow the Christian Union to participate in future freshers’ fairs, following controversy over its initial ban.BBC News reported on Tuesday that organizers have allowed religious groups to take part at future fairs, with Balliol College declaring it is pleased “the students themselves have now resolved this matter.””The Christian Union will be offered a stall at future freshers’ fairs,” a college spokesman added.”Balliol is a tolerant, friendly college where students of all faiths and none are free to worship and express their beliefs openly.”A Christian Union spokeswoman added that such an incident is “a pretty rare experience” and has been “amicably resolved.”A leaked email chain reported on by Oxford University student newspaper Cherwell on Sunday revealed that the student union had banned the Christian stall at the fair, wishing to keep it a “secular space.” 19 more words