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Kevin M. Oct 21, 2014 1397 views

Money problems

What should one do if we do not have the funds to go to a good college? Would a loan be worth the debt? college money student-loans debt personal-finance...

economy

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Calista P. May 10, 2016 2001 views

Is a minor in women and gender studies a good pairing with a political science/communications major/minor combo?

Women and gender studies as a minor is something I'm interested in, but I'm told it's a useless background to have. Do you think it's still "useless" if I want it to supplement a career in advocacy?? I am semi-lost with this communications political-science gender-studies advocacy...

women-studies

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Haylie E. May 13, 2016 1013 views

I want to work in the government and maybe one day even become a politician, would it be possible during college to get an internship under a local government official?

I am really interested in politics and the way the government works and might even want to become an official myself, just wanting to know what kind of options I would have in college to make connections with politicians government political-science politics...

intern

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Sharlene M. Sep 10, 2016 624 views

Do you have any tips or job ideas for someone who is interested in pursuing political science?

I'm a college student who is trying to find more information for different possible majors in college. college-major...

political-science

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Emily T. Oct 28, 2016 658 views

As a woman hoping to enter the field of neuroscience, what are the best ways to combat the idea that cutting-edge STEM fields are better suited to men?

As a future psychologist, neuroscientist, and/or neurobiology researcher, I am concerned about the male-centric views surrounding STEM fields. As a feminist, though, I won't let this deter me. I am only wondering how other women studying and/or working in STEM, especially in psychology or...

gender biology neuroscience therapy neurobiology research sexism psychology

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James S. Jan 26, 2017 737 views

What should I major in if I want to go to Law School?

I've heard you can major in anything since GPA is most important, but what about majoring in the specialization field you hope to work in? law lawyer political-science...

policy

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Havana S. Jan 10, 2018 455 views

What are the best colleges for a major in Government/Political Science

I am a 9th grader who is thinking about a career in politics/government. I have the career i want to pursue, I just don't know where to do it. government college college-major career political-science...

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Petra O. Jan 14, 2018 385 views

What can you do with a degree in Women and Gender Studies?

I know people who major in this and I always wondered what kind of job someone can get with a major in Women and Gender Studies. college womenandgenderstudies womens-studies...

gender-studies

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Donovan C. Jan 19, 2018 1012 views

What is the biggest obstacle in today's culture for the students who are actively pursuing a degree in women's studies?

I just want to know what is the hardest part, or the biggest cultural roadblock for the students who are pursuing a degree in Women's Studies. Womens-studies culture today...

women

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Tiffany K. Jan 25, 2018 463 views

What website or source is the best way to find a summer internship or part time job?

If you have little to no experience that is related to the field you want to work in, it is difficult to find a job that will help your career path. summerjob internship...

politicalscience

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Tiffany K. Jan 25, 2018 519 views

What career options do I have if I'm studying political science in university?

Unsure whether or not I should go to law school after my undergraduate degree or do my Masters lawschool masters-degree political-science college-major...

college

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Catherine T. Feb 10, 2018 1132 views

Tips for surviving bad classes and/or horrible teachers?

I'm open to answers from both fellow students and former students for this question! I'm currently taking a literature class, and I absolutely love it, but that's in regards to all the novels on our reading syllabus being outstanding reads and my own innate passion for literature. When it comes...

english-literature book classes surviving-high-school bad-classes tips advice academic-english books reading novels novel help english survival writing essay literature high-school-classes class bad-teachers essays student student-advice

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Ja-Ia X. May 18, 2018 368 views

How do I convince my uptight parents to let me go to a university out of state?

I am the only daughter in my family. My family is very protective about my because of my gender, therefore I have some restrictions. I want to be able to study and work without my parents interfering so often. I also want to simply live my life and focus on my priorities without having someone...

outofstate career college gender independence

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Jamie M. May 19, 2018 387 views

What difficulties might I face as a woman in the E.R.?

I am currently a nursing student but my ultimate goal is to obtain a Doctorate of Nursing, and possibly become an E.R. doctor. I would like to know what obstacles I may face being a female doctor the E.R. doctor er medicine healthcare hospital hospital-and-healthcare female gender...

discrimination