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Rachel L.’s Avatar
Rachel L. May 19, 2018 367 views

I am a good student with good writing skills, but I cannot seem to win any scholarships. What are they looking for in a winning essay?

I think I am writing good answers to the essay questions on scholarships I think I could win, but I have not had much luck. I wonder if there is a winning formula. Something I need to be sure to include or a certain style? #scholarships...


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Emily C. Nov 01, 2016 439 views

Being an engineer major, is there still time to do other stuff?

I want to make sure that in college that I get the full college experience. I don't want to be too caught up in school that I don't have time for the fun things. #college #student #engineering...


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Brinkli B. Oct 18, 2017 529 views

What would be the best major if you want to travel?

Right now I am an International Business major. However, I’m wondering if what I am looking for (to travel) would best suit me in the major of Hospitality and Tourism Management. Which is best? Or are there any others I should consider? #business #travel #college-major #college-majors...

#international #international-business

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James N. Jan 18, 2018 289 views

What is the best way to display my study abroad experience on a resume to make myself more marketable?

I just returned from studying abroad in Sweden and I want to add this to my resume but I'm not exactly sure what a future employer may want to know about my time abroad? For example, should I discuss my different traveling experiences or maybe the different nationalities I had the opportunity...

#studyabroad #sweden

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Mackenzie W. Nov 08, 2018 298 views

How can I work as a lawyer to help human trafficking victims?

I have recently decided to go to law school after undergrad. I am currently a sophomore at East Tennessee State. I figured I would major in Political Science and minor in English and Social Work. I want to do something large and make a difference for those who are incapable. I also am not...

#sextrafficking #lawyer #lawschool #humantrafficking

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Emily H. Jan 23, 2018 418 views
Nick M.’s Avatar
Nick M. Oct 23, 2016 1108 views

What is the best area of study to get into with computer coding focus.

I am currently teaching myself Lua coding and would love a career focusing on coding. What areas of study are available and what should I be exploring when choosing a college and career #computer-software #computer-programming...


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Rachel L. May 19, 2018 303 views

Do you think it is too hard to double major in history and musical theater?

I really love acting and singing, but I figure I can always do that as a hobby without training, and I will need a degree to get a job in a history field. #musicaltheater #history...


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Nick M. Oct 23, 2016 788 views

What is the best college path to learn computer coding

Trying to find the best colleges that offer coding #computer-software...


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Rachel L. May 19, 2018 286 views

Would it be best to focus on an area of American history to be able to get a job at a museum or historic site in the US, or can I still study other areas of history, such as ancient civilizations or the Renaissance in Europe?

I really enjoy learning about ancient and European history more, but I figure that if I am looking for a job in the US at a historic site or museum, I would need more of an American history background. I don't know what kind of jobs would be available to someone with a focus on ancient...

#renaissance #history #ancient #museum

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James N. Jan 18, 2018 263 views

How necessary is it to find an internship before you graduate?

I am currently a junior undergrad student and I am trying to decide between an internship over the summer and possibly taking summer school classes to help me complete my minor so my senior year will be less stressful and I guarantee I graduate on time. Considering that this will most likely be...


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Emily H. Jan 23, 2018 356 views

What is the best way to pay soon-to-be college debt?

I really just don't want to be poor int he future and would like to know of any plans that might help. #desperate #moneyforcollege #debt #college-debt...


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Nick M. Oct 23, 2016 659 views

I'm interested in mathematics and computer coding, what careers are available

I love both algebra and computer coding and would like to combine both in a career, what may be available and what colleges and majors should i be looking at #computer-software #computer #mathematics...


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Mackayla M. Sep 01, 2017 520 views

As someone that is undecided about what to study in college, what tips are there for finding an interest that balances personal happiness and economic confort?

This question is incredibly important to me because it addresses my largest concern, not just in terms of post-secondary education, but for life in general. As a naturally indecisive person, I perform well academically in all classes, but no colleges or majors have stricken me as "the one."...

#undecided #career-planning-for-long-term-happiness #happiness

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Stephanie N. May 28, 2016 639 views

What type of careers can you get into with an economics degree besides and actual economist?

I love Econ and want to major in it and have seen the web sites that show you jobs but have never actually known anyone with a degree in economics besides my teacher so I didn't know what kind of different real world jobs people with economics degrees actually have #career...


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Stephanie N. May 28, 2016 634 views

What would you recommend to make the transition from college to career easier?

It's hard to know what will help you get a real world job and experience and things to help get you hired. The only advise I have gotten so far is internships but is that the only thing? #career #career-change...


Nick M.’s Avatar
Nick M. Oct 23, 2016 517 views

Which college is best when learning coding

I'm wanting a career in coding and wondering which colleges would be best. #computer #software-development...


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