Improve your strategies before you start on your paper.
Music can truly be a lifesaver when it comes to getting through the energy ebbs and flows that accompany educational pursuits.
During an eight-mile training run recently, my thoughts turned to “Why do I run?” and “Why do I keep going?” Chuckling to myself, I knew the answers immediately. I run because of the numerous health benefits, and I keep going to achieve my goals. I think these ideas translate well to finding the motivation to get an education.
Psychology is the second most popular major in the U.S. (after business), yet when it comes to career planning, many people believe they cannot get a job in psychology or a related field without a graduate degree.
Colorado State University students aren’t just in Fort Collins. In fact, thousands of current students live all over the nation and the world, and they’re accomplishing some amazing things.
Technological advancement has changed the writing process throughout the years. Just think about how different writing a paper on a modern computer is compared to writing a paper on an early generation computer, or a word processor, or a typewriter, or even by hand.
Not everybody is able, or wants, to go to a college campus to get an education. Thankfully, we live in an age when students have options. In the past decade, online education has become an increasingly popular choice for people of all ages, backgrounds, and fields of interest. Despite its popularity, though, many people still have questions about how online classes work. To answer some of those questions, this video offers an overview of what it’s like to take online courses from Colorado State University.
Taking an online course should be more than sitting in front of a computer — real engagement involves becoming a part of the community of learners.
Grab a seat in any classroom from kindergarten to graduate school. When it’s time for students to interact, you’ll probably notice the same voices and the same hands in the air. Typically extroverts, these students enjoy public interaction with others, which awards them nice participation points, and more importantly allows them to analyze and clarify their ideas about the topic at hand.
In a world of rising tuition costs and an increasingly competitive job market, folks are being forced to evaluate closely the benefit of continuing to the next level of their formal education, whatever that may look like.