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Debra Dukes

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Kennedy Jan 16, 2018 573 views

Is research needed in college

I want to become a doctor and apply to medical school

#medicine #college #research #medical-school #healthcare

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Cortney Jan 16, 2018 631 views

Will college degree get a higher pay in workforce?

#college #higher-education #salary #degree

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Arushi Apr 13, 2018 352 views

What is the best way to get a research opportunity as a college freshman?

I want to do research as a freshman in college with a professor, but how do I build a close enough relationship with my professor, seeing how most GED courses have 200+ students?

#research #medicine

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Abby Jul 19, 2016 772 views

How feasible is it to have a job in research?

I'm in high school and currently pursuing astrophysics. I've been involved in some programs and internships and I think research is what I want to do. Most people tell me the only jobs in this field are university professors, NASA paper-pushers, and Bill Nye. Is it possible to have a job...

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Sharlene Jul 19, 2016 611 views

Do you know of any tips for writing college level research papers, specifically in the science fields?

I'm a college student who is going to pursue a science career and I have recently been assigned many research papers for my various courses, particularly in my science classes. I'm looking for some tips to writing a well rounded research paper. #science #teaching #research

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Melissa Feb 22, 2017 827 views

My mother says I synthesize material very well. How can I benefit from this awkward positivity?

I think the question says it all. I can take a number of random things and start interconnecting them to one another and adding additional information because its just how my mind works. There are so many ways to about solving a problem. #research #reading #recruitment #enrichment

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Te'yah May 19, 2016 772 views

What should I major in?

Hi, I am a sophomore in high school, and I want to be an OB/GYN. I know that I want to attend the University of Georgia, but I want to know what to major in as an undergraduate. I do not know what major would fit with my profession choice, and I need to know what would make the most sense to...

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Garima Oct 23, 2017 910 views

How to start learning about a career path?

I finished my BA in Psychology and I'm interested in counseling, yet I don't have any experience or know anyone in the field. How do I get started learning about it? Or for that matter any career path I'm interested in? #career #career-path #careers #career-choice #learning #start #psychology...

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Ramon May 15, 2016 681 views

Is first hand experience better than taking an educational course on the same subject?

I've read stories of people who, instead of going to college, went straight into the field of their desired occupation. Instead of taking the didactic courses on the specific subject, they simply learned through experience and were just as successful. #labor-relations #career #career-choice...

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Raeann Feb 02, 2017 727 views

What is the credential process to become a teacher?

Hello, I am a senior this year, and I have finally figured out I want to be a high school teacher. I know this means I will have to get a credential at some point in order to teach. I was just wondering what this process is like? Does this process depend on the school? Or the subject? Or the...

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Amanda Nov 03, 2016 1039 views

I am a Freshman in college and majoring in criminal justice, but not sure if that is the right move for me. How should I find out if something else would be better? I am really stuck and getting frustrated.

I am majoring in criminal justice with a concentration in law enforcement. I really like the crime shows and understand most of the things going on in my CJ classes. Although, I do not have the feeling as if this is my dream job. I need some advice as to what I could do to see if something...

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Sairam May 02, 2016 685 views

How do I score high marks in the CET (Common Entrance Test)

Im currently studying for the CET and could use some study tips to score high marks.
#college #teacher #higher-education #school #career

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Mary Oct 26, 2016 580 views

How does one go about making advances and making developments in their research?

I have always pondered on the thought on how someone goes about their research. I have questioned how many things like how many hours do you spend studying the material, is it mostly theoretical, is it conceptual, do you have to prove it, how many times do you have to prove it? Many questions...

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Mireia Jan 13, 2018 611 views

What does a day in the life of a teacher look like?

Considering becoming an educator and would really appreciate some insight. #teacher #educator #education #higher-education #teaching #higher-education #high-school-students #being-an-elementary-teacher #teachers #educational-leadership #educators #teaching #educating

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Mireia Feb 17, 2018 726 views

What path do you take to become an orthodontist?

Also, about how long does it take? Thank you! #orthodontist #teeth #dentistry #dental-hygienist #dental-practice #career #career-choice #career-counseling #job-search #career-path #careers #job #college #college-major #college-advice #college #college-admissions #college-major #college-advice...