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Arisa Y. 15 hours ago 20 views

How to get a letter of recommendation when I'm a shy student?

I'm a decent student who occasionally contributes to the conversation and I get A's and B's in school, but I don't think I have developed a close relationship with any of my teachers. Speaking up in class is hard for me and it often feels like I'm being drowned out but other students. I'm...

#letterofrec #everyone #student #networking #introvert #general

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Nicholas P. Nov 25 55 views

If you had six months of free time between college graduation and your first job, what would you do during it?

Right now I have the great opportunity of having the months between January and June completely free as I allocated this time to travel and explore between college graduation and my first job. However, travel is looking unlikely due to the pandemic. I'd like to try and find a few things to do...

#gapsemester #gapyear #postcollege

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Libby E. Jun 01 198 views
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Rasya B. Nov 18 70 views

What are the best ways to stand out in the college admissions process?

I have good grades and extracurriculars but is there something else I could do to really boost my application? #college #collegeadmissions #business #finance #ivyleague...

#givingiscaring

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Anina H. Jul 25, 2016 592 views

Tips on having a college roommate?

I'll be learning who my roommate will be in college in a week or two, and I've never had a roommate before. I was wondering what I could do to be a "good" roommate instead of a "bad" one....

#college

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Tristan B. Apr 07, 2015 833 views
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Christie C. Apr 04 399 views

What are some best practices for building a LinkedIn profile as a college student?

On a more specific note, should I include my role in an executive board for a student organization in the experiences section or in the volunteering section? #student #resume #job #career #college #linkedin...

#job-search

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Katalina C. Apr 04, 2018 311 views
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Bryan Q. Dec 01, 2014 940 views

What are some of the skills necessary for a career in finance?

I am a junior at Boston Collegiate Charter School and, as part of our curriculum, all 11th grade students are doing a two week internship. As of now, my internship may be at State Street Corporation and so as a person not fully aware of the field of financing, what are some skills necessary to...

#finance #intern #business #economics

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Tessa S. Nov 18 27 views

What advise do you have for a soon-to-be undergraduate aspiring to be a veterinarian?

I realized I absolutely love working with animals and people, and my favorite type of subjects throughout my whole life have been science classes, hence why I want to be a veterinarian. I want to be able to improve the lives of my animal patients, and provide them with the best care I can to...

#college #animal-health #givingiscaring #veterinarian #veterinary #veterinary-medicine

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Sara N. May 19, 2015 1329 views

how long does it take to become a registered nurse?

hello, my name is sara and I'm a junior in my vocational high school. my vocation is nursing assistance . i have many interests such as music, singing, cosmetics, hair. but with my vocational program i really enjoy my experience working with patients. i have many questions like how long would...

#registered-nursing #college #classes #nursing

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shaheen S. May 18, 2016 515 views
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Lanzheng L. May 01 105 views

Where can I find energy related internship?

New graduated Master's student studying energy market, energy efficiency, and data analysis. Where can I find an internship related to what I studied? #internship #summer-jobs #energy #renewable Energy...

#analyst

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Chelsea S. Mar 20, 2018 383 views

How do I know that the major I am in is the best for me?

I am currently a theatre major, but I have my associates in Criminal Justice. Everyone says that the arts are not the best programs to go into since they do not "contribute anything to you in the long run." How do I know that getting this degree will not burn me in the end? #collegemajor...

#theatre #undergraduate #lifechoices

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Anina H. May 08, 2016 2271 views

What kinds of questions are you asked in an interview for a cyber security engineering role?

I'd like to prepare for a job as an engineer at a computer security company, so I'm wondering what the interview process is like. What was your experience interviewing for an engineer role at a cyber security company? What advice do you have for an aspiring engineer (or aspiring engineer...

#engineering #cyber-security #interviews

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Racinda G. May 19, 2016 525 views

What is the difference between a data journalist, graphics, CAR, news applications, etc?

I have realized as my interest has grown larger and larger for journalism that there are many different types. And also many different areas of journalism one may branch off into. I'm wondering what makes each of them different or so significant to the profession, that I may further educate...

#mass-communications #journalism #data-journalism #broadcast-journalism #science-journalism

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Emily D. May 15, 2016 434 views

With better cancer medications available, is a career in radiation therapy a good career to get into or is it slowing down?

I am starting college in the fall for pre-radiation therapy. Getting into a radiation therapy program is very difficult as they only take 7 student. So, I know that they are not graduating many therapists per year. Also, there are only 2 universities in my state that even offer the program....

#healthcare #cancer-research #cancer #medicine #radiation #oncology #therapy

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Anina H. Aug 02, 2019 165 views

What types of software engineering roles will allow me to spend the most time actually writing code?

Hi everyone. I'm a CS major in college, about to become a senior, and will be looking for a full-time role soon. I feel like I'm on track, and am considering what type of software engineering role I'd like to pursue. One thing that I've learned from my summer internship is how much of software...

#python #software-development #backend-development #web-development #software-engineering #programming

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Aaron S. Feb 01 252 views

What are skills that are necessary but often neglected?

I'm a high school student going into college. I've heard that a lot of important skills are neglected to be taught to be taught in school that are invaluable in any job, like presentation skills. #student #personal-development...

#skills

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Kelly R. Jul 30 208 views
Juan R.’s Avatar
Juan R. May 19, 2016 386 views

how can you make a game like minecraft?

i want to create the future minecraft...

#games

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Ashley A. Mar 28 156 views
Anudari A.’s Avatar
Anudari A. May 23, 2016 446 views

Tips on using e-mails

We all know what e-mails are used for, but are some tips on using it and keeping it organized? How do you avoid scams, phishing emails etc? Do you think it's important to have a gmail, and why? Also, is it a good idea to have more than one email account? Feel free to add more....

#email

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Amanda B. Jan 17, 2018 265 views

First-generation scholarships?

I’m a first generation college student seeking scholarships. It seems there’s been a decline in scholarships awarded for that purpose and was wondering if anybody knows a really good website for them. Thanks! #first-generation-college-students #first-generation-college-students- #college...

#scholarships

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Moriah L. Sep 01, 2017 2024 views

How does FAFSA work when your parent is recently unemployed?

There's not much information online about how to add in special circumstances like this. #fafsa #financial-aid #college-admissions...

#financial-planning

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Dylan J. Jan 20, 2018 383 views

Would it be good to major in criminal justice and minor in psychology if I want to be a state trooper?

I would like to be a state trooper in the future and I would like to know if those too fields would help me succeed #criminal-justice...

#psycology

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Bryan M. Apr 04, 2018 502 views
Jordan L.’s Avatar
Jordan L. Feb 10, 2014 44658 views

What programming language should I try to learn first?

I am just learning to program in high school, but I am already learning HTML and CSS and Javascript. What should my next programming language be? I am going to go to college and I would like to start learning my next language now so I can be ahead of things for college. I know that "it...

#java #computer-programming #python #software-development #ruby #programming

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