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Engineering: Types of Engineering Majors and Possible Career Paths

Engineering: Types of Engineering Majors and Possible Career Paths

Even though it is possible to earn a Bachelors Degree in General Engineering, most students who major in the subject specialize in a particular discipline of Engineering. When considering and applying to different colleges, it is important to have a specific type of engineering specialization in mind. Many schools will ask you to specify your discipline during

Ultimate College Survival Guide – How to Survive in College

Ultimate College Survival Guide – How to Survive in College

How to Survive College The idea of college can be quite daunting; especially if you don’t know what to expect. I mean, we often see portrayals of college in popular culture, but they usually showcase the extremes (it’s just more entertaining); either it’s throwing epic college parties and being a part of the ‘in crowd’ or being


The Best Fashion Design Schools and Fashion Industry Salaries and Careers

The Best Fashion Design Schools and Fashion Industry Salaries and Careers

Best Fashion Design Schools Deciding where to go to college is difficult for everyone, regardless of what you want to study. This decision becomes even harder when you want to pursue a degree in a creative field like fashion design. There’s plenty of information out there about how to approach the pre-med or pre-law tracks,


Memory Improvement Tips: Memory Exercises, Foods, and Supplements

Memory Improvement Tips: Memory Exercises, Foods, and Supplements

“Without memory, there is no culture. Without memory, there would be no civilization, no society, no future.” This thought provoking quote by Elie Wiesel ultimately tells us just how powerful our memories are. If we couldn’t recall the little things that happened last week or the unique things that happened in childhood we would never


Full Ride Scholarships: List of Scholarships For Full Tuition/Full Rides

Full Ride Scholarships: List of Scholarships For Full Tuition/Full Rides

Lists of Full Ride Scholarships If you just want to jump straight to the lists we collected, just follow the links below: List of Competitive Full Ride Scholarships List of Automatic Full Ride Scholarships List of NMF Full Ride Scholarships Types of Full Ride Scholarships Some schools have automatic full ride scholarships, where students need to meet

How to Learn English Quickly: A Guide to Practicing English

How to Learn English Quickly: A Guide to Practicing English

Are you one of the 800,000 international students who come to America to get their university education? If you’re already enrolled in a American college or university you should have already taken and have gotten the required scores on the TOEFL® (Test of English as a Foreign Language). You may even consider yourself proficient in


Best Animation Schools and Colleges, Portfolio Tips and Animation Careers

Best Animation Schools and Colleges, Portfolio Tips and Animation Careers

The Best Colleges and Schools for Animation If you’re interested in a career in animation, you should definitely be looking into the schools that offer the most highly-regarded animation programs. A career in animation, especially at the highest level (e.g working for Pixar, Dreamworks, etc) is no easy feat, but by securing a spot in




Abbey Road Studios Launches New Music Education Initiative

Abbey Road Studios Launches New Music Education Initiative

There’s some exciting news coming from London’s famed Abbey Road Studios as a new initiative for an educational music program dubbed the Abbey Road Institute was announced recently. This is likely an amazing bit of information for fans of The Beatles (and music in general) since this is the where their legendary “Abbey Road” album was recorded


Winter Is Coming: UB Hosts Early Screening of Game of Thrones Season 5

Winter Is Coming: UB Hosts Early Screening of Game of Thrones Season 5

Who cares if it’s technically the second week of spring, because “winter is coming” for the lucky students of the University of Buffalo on March 29th as a special pre-screening of the highly anticipated fifth season of Game of Thrones is held. UB students are fortunate enough to get this sneak peak a whopping two weeks


New Engineering-Based Medical College Plans Announced By UIUC

New Engineering-Based Medical College Plans Announced By UIUC

The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign recently announced new plans for a revolutionary engineering-based medical college that will come about as a result of a partnership with Carle Health Systems. This new and groundbreaking venture was an easy decision for the University of Illinois Board of Trustees who unanimously voted for the new medical college


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