Career Questions tagged College Student

Catherine T.’s Avatar
Catherine T. Feb 04 125 views

Is it normal to start work before signing a contract?

It freaked me out because a few days ago, I received an email notice that I was accepted to a job position that I applied for, but right after that email notice, there was another email giving me instructions for my first assignment and telling me that it needed to be completed within 48...

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Catherine T. Jan 14 253 views

What would you do if you loved your job but hated your work environment? Would you leave? How would you cope?

For example, I've worked as a copy editor and/or copywriter for both my high school yearbook and college newspaper, and while I wouldn't say that I've LOVED journalism, I do find it enjoyable at times. I would prefer to be doing creative writing, but I genuinely enjoy all types of writing, and...

#job #journalism #career #work #work-environment #career-counseling #work-life-balance #stress #writing #college #student-advice #help #career-help #burnout #advice #career-advice #job-environment #college-student

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Samantha B. Oct 16, 2018 244 views

Are Mini-Mesters Hard?

I am going to to be taking a History 1301 mini-mester in December. It is only three weeks long compared to a full semester of sixteen weeks. Will this be hard? #college-student #student #high-school...


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Alejandra G. Aug 31, 2018 225 views

What career opportunities are abundant with a communication degree?

What jobs can I apply to as soon as I'm done with a BA in Communication? #college-student...


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Sujeong H. Aug 30, 2018 134 views

How can I minimize how much I change my major.

I know an average student changes their major more than three times. This just adds up to time and money. #college-student #major...


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Noora A. Aug 28, 2018 147 views

Are College Loans Beneficial or Harmful for The Student In The Long Run?

I'm interested in knowing more about the students experience about taking college loans and whether it helped or harmed the student ability to pay it back after graduation #financial-accounting #college-student #students...


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Amy M. Aug 27, 2018 178 views
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Fierdeos H. Aug 27, 2018 211 views

Should I go for my masters in Finance?

Im on my 3rd year of college....


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Abygail P. Aug 23, 2018 154 views

What are club sports like?

I may be interested in running club track at my college (USC) and was wondering what it's actually like. Is there practice? Are there meets? #student-clubs #college-student...


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Kelly G. Aug 23, 2018 194 views
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Grecia H. Aug 23, 2018 146 views

As an undergraduate student how can I get involve in the school’s organization

Seniors from college may help me with this question or teachers from schools who are aware of the organization plannings #...


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Grace A. Aug 18, 2018 148 views

Do dual enrollment students apply as freshmen or transfers?

I am a dual enrollment student doing college applications. Am I supposed to apply as a transfer student because I'm technically enrolled in college? #student #college-student...


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David K. Aug 16, 2018 163 views

Can student loans be forgiven?

In the event s the sudent ​loan cant be payed back fullt​y...


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Rachel L. Aug 15, 2018 162 views
Elizabeth G.’s Avatar
Elizabeth G. Aug 13, 2018 185 views

How do I become a straight "A" student, when I'm a straight "C" student?

I need help! Any tips or tricks on how to motivate yourself or for studying would be appreciated. #college-student #motivation #work/school...

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Christopher J. Aug 12, 2018 184 views

How can I balance working for income while also being a full time student?

I'm working this next year and I don't want to neglect either my job or my school work. #dowhatyouhavetodo...


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Kaylyn H. Aug 11, 2018 206 views

What are the keys to surviving the first week of college?

I will be moving into my dorm in the next couple weeks, I would like to know what will help me survive the first week away from home....


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Daniella R. Aug 05, 2018 224 views

What organizational methods, study routines, or lifestyle activities better equip an overwhelmed college student to thrive?

In other words, what are some good tips for proactive studying (i.e. making flash cards, taking notes from the book, making diagrams/analogies), for a healthy lifestyle (i.e. daily exercise or exercise ‘X’ times per week, eating a certain diet), and good organization (i.e. keeping a planner,...

#student-affairs #premed #student-development #preparedness #organized #college-student

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Seth D. Apr 26, 2018 241 views

What is the most difficult part about being a full time student in college?

I understand that there are a lot of distractions when you're in an environment as large as the college setting, but I want to be prepared for what obstacles I would face as a college student. #college-advice #college #student #student-life #student-affairs...


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Messinah P. Jul 06, 2018 200 views
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Kendra P. May 30, 2018 215 views
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James L. May 28, 2018 213 views
Sara L.’s Avatar
Sara L. May 24, 2018 281 views

How can I get myself on track with writing and publishing a book?

I've always wanted to be a published author. I've been writing since I was little, and now I need to get serious. How do I get organized? I don't even know where to begin. I'm beginning my final year of undergrad and have plans to go to graduate school. #college #student #author...

#studentwriter #writing #gettingpublished #college-student

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Carson M. May 24, 2018 250 views

What would the ideal professor-student relationship look like for recommendation letter status for graduate school?

What is the ideal dynamic between student and professor to ensure a positive recommendation letter in the future? Aside from visiting during office hours, what should I, as an incoming college freshman, do to build that relationship? #professional #professor #student #college-student...

#law-school #prelaw #rec-letter #graduate-school #law