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Joy Z.’s Avatar
Joy Z. Jan 25, 2018 453 views

How does volunteering help you get into college?

At what level would volunteer hours help you get into college? people did a lot of volunteer works, but I don't know how do that would help you get into college. what information do people get from the volunteer works? #college #volunteerhours #collegeadives #collegeadministration...

#college-admissions #volunteering #college-advice #extracurriculars

Joy Z.’s Avatar
Joy Z. Jan 25, 2018 295 views

what should I study in college if I want to become an orthodontist?

I want to know the process of becoming an orthodontist. The studying would take a long time, but I want to know what major should I be in to get into that path. What college would best prepare me for this profession? #dentist #dentistry #pediatric-dentistry #college-major #college...

#university #family-dentistry #testing #college-advice #university-applications

Harry B.’s Avatar
Harry B. Apr 22 149 views

Does it look good having a summer job on my resume even if it is unrelated to my professional goals.

I'm in high school hoping to go into either a health or law profession after college. I am currently undecided about which university I want to go to and what my major will be. #job #resume...

#college

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Belinda H. Mar 31 79 views

Interested in VC - how to gain more experience?

Hi! I'm interested in technology and was wondering if you had any advice for gaining more experience in venture capital. I had previously done some recruitment for VC and found the process to be much less structured than for industries like consulting. I've done some research and found a few...

#career #internship #venturecapital

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Tristan F. Jan 18, 2018 292 views

What is the best way I can study for the MCAT on my own?

I want to go to medical school, and that is expensive in its own right. MCAT prep courses are really expensive, and I sadly don't have the money for it. I am trying as hard as I can not to drown in debt before I even graduate med school....

#medschool

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Frieda T. Apr 30 205 views

How can I find virtual volunteer opportunities?

I will be applying to colleges as a transfer students but I don't have much volunteer experience and with everything happening right now, opportunities are hard to find #volunteer...

#college

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Ignacio F. Mar 04, 2014 1051 views

I haven't quite figured out what my interests are. Advice needed.

I have been looking at a wide range of possible careers, but nothing interests me. What would be the best way to develop my interest? Through more research or through first hand experience? #college #career #jobs...

#college-advice

Harry B.’s Avatar
Harry B. May 05 99 views

What are some useful study strategies? Did you listen to music while studying?

I'm in high school hoping to go into either a health or law profession after college. I am currently undecided about which university I want to go to and what my major will be. #study...

#college

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Harry B. May 05 69 views

How does college credit from AP tests work?

I'm in high school hoping to go into either a health or law profession after college. I am currently undecided about which university I want to go to and what my major will be. #college...

#college-advice

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Harry B. May 05 104 views

What are pros and cons to taking gap years before and after college?

I'm in high school hoping to go into either a health or law profession after college. I am currently undecided about which university I want to go to and what my major will be....

#college

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Harry B. May 05 206 views

What are acceptable hobbies to put on your resume? Sports, reading, video games, card games, exercising, and writing are all things I do

I'm in high school hoping to go into either a health or law profession after college. I am currently undecided about which university I want to go to and what my major will be. #resume...

#college

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celeste L. Jan 17, 2018 261 views

What is the best way to get scholarships or money to help with college? and not loans!

I'm really financially not able to pay for my college. It would definitely put my family in complete debt and I cant do that. #scholarships #college #financial-planning #financial-aid...

#money-management

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Vuong B. May 06 91 views

What are some methods to make you stand out from other students when applying to colleges?

I have good grades and do extra curriculars but many other students do as well....

#college-admissions

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Allison V. Apr 20, 2018 134 views

What should I do in the summer before my freshman year of college to be more prepared?

Are there any helpful behaviors/things to practice before I leave for college?...

#college-advice

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Harry B. May 17 42 views

What do I consider when choosing a college?

I'm in high school hoping to go into either a health or law profession after college. I am currently undecided about which university I want to go to and what my major will be....

#college

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Jessica A. May 03, 2019 122 views

What courses can I take in college to become a graphic designer?

I'm in high school but I'm thinking of doing middle college next year. I'm not sure what classes I should take that would help me in the future. #graphic-design #high-school-classes...

#college-advice

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Blaine W. Feb 10, 2015 996 views

I am interested in become either a neurosurgeon or anesthesiologist.

I am a high school senior, and am planning on being a nursing major with a focus in pre-med. Am I on a good path as of now? If so, what else can I do? Note: I am also planning on becoming an EMT, and working as one while I go to college. #college #nursing #medicine #pre-med #medicine-school...

#medicine-field

Harry B.’s Avatar
Harry B. May 17 38 views

What are the different types of college applications? Like, early action versus early decision

I'm in high school hoping to go into either a health or law profession after college. I am currently undecided about which university I want to go to and what my major will be. #college...

#college-applications

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Harry B. May 17 35 views

Can I take the family pet to college? Will caretaking be too hard and is it even allowed?

I'm in high school hoping to go into either a health or law profession after college. I am currently undecided about which university I want to go to and what my major will be....

#college

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Ethan G. Mar 12, 2018 336 views

How important is what I do after I graduate?

I have no idea what I'm going to do when I graduate in the winter of 2020. That's two years away, making me halfway through my college career. I get that I still have time but is it able to have a corporate career if I go and do volunteer work or travel after graduating? #after-graduation...

#career-planning #college #career-path #high-school #graduation #career #college-advice

Anna G.’s Avatar
Anna G. Mar 12, 2018 271 views

What is harder in the college transition: trying to make friends or trying to adjust to being on your own?

Just to try to garner a little more understanding about what might cause me more of a struggle when I go off to college and what to prepare myself for #goingtocollegenextyear #goingtocollege #newplace #college...

#college-advice

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caryn X. May 03, 2019 77 views
Joy Z.’s Avatar
Joy Z. Mar 27, 2018 326 views

On my college application, can I list things I accomplished prior to high school?

I am going to apply for colleges by the end of the year. I have a lot of things I can talk about prior to high school because I was an immigrant and I did a lot back then in another country. I hope I can put those on my college application so then the people can understand me more. #college...

#college-recruiting #college-advice #college-admissions #collegeapplication

William H.’s Avatar
William H. Jul 19, 2018 174 views

What was your favorite activity to do during down time in medical school?

Understandably medical school is time-consuming, but some time should be made for yourself. Any particular activities you medical students or doctors liked to do during your free time? #medicine #fun #school #social...

#health

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Tara W. May 14 174 views

What are some good opportunities for people who want to study marketing?

Hi there, My name is Tara, I'm currently a junior at Prospect High School. I would love to study marketing and potential information systems. Currently, I'm looking for new opportunities and people to meet. #marketing #business #career #college...

#entrepreneur

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gavin A. Jan 10, 2018 277 views
Harry B.’s Avatar
Harry B. May 17 39 views

What careers in the medical field are possible without attending medical school?

I'm in high school hoping to go into either a health or law profession after college. I am currently undecided about which university I want to go to and what my major will be....

#medicine

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Kevin D. May 30, 2017 506 views

What college should I attend to be a commercial pilot and how can I improve on my career?

As a high school student, I been dreaming to be a commercial pilot and do not know what college to pick or any majors. I would like to work for Delta someday but do not know how. #commercial-pilot...

#career-details

Harry B.’s Avatar
Harry B. May 17 67 views

If you could change one thing about your college freshman year, what would you change?

I'm in high school hoping to go into either a health or law profession after college. I am currently undecided about which university I want to go to and what my major will be....

#college

David C.’s Avatar
David C. May 10, 2019 158 views
jake K.’s Avatar
jake K. May 30, 2017 373 views

What type of things do Geography majors do?

i dont know what i want to major in and geography sounded interesting #college-majors...

#geography

Naomi P.’s Avatar
Naomi P. Apr 25, 2019 83 views
Harry B.’s Avatar
Harry B. May 17 37 views

Is it possible to live at home while in college? Either online classes or daily commuting?

I'm in high school hoping to go into either a health or law profession after college. I am currently undecided about which university I want to go to and what my major will be....

#college

Lindsay G.’s Avatar
Lindsay G. Sep 16, 2016 889 views
Isaiah Q.’s Avatar
Isaiah Q. Sep 12, 2019 108 views

How did you move from a front-end developer into a full-stack?

I am a self taught #front-end #developer. Currently deciding to get formal training to later move into #back-end development. I have strong fundamentals in #programming #computer...

#software

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Evan L. May 25, 2016 922 views

Is it normal for me to feel afraid for not knowing the things to do the job I was hired for?

I want to do software or hardware but am afraid I am going to put in the job with no idea what to do. #engineer #computer #technology #software #computer-hardware...

#startups

Joy Z.’s Avatar
Joy Z. Jan 25, 2018 269 views

what are some advice to give when students apply for colleges?

students always have trouble going through the application process. What are some good suggestions for students who are struggling with college application? What things should they watch out or keep in mind? #college #college-admissions ##collegeapplication...

#college-advice

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Kieta M. Oct 12, 2017 597 views

Exploring interests in college, how do I choose classes?

I'm a high school senior who has interest in multiple fields for college. One thing I'm looking at is engineering school. I know a lot of colleges have separate GEs or core requirements for engineering majors but I would still like to explore other subjects such as foreign language and...

#college #foreign-languages #engineering #college-major #college-majors #music #college-advice #engineer

Harry B.’s Avatar
Harry B. May 17 34 views

What's the most important part of a college application?

I'm in high school hoping to go into either a health or law profession after college. I am currently undecided about which university I want to go to and what my major will be. #college...

#college-applications

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