University Conversation

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The Best (and Worst) Study Habits

Good study habits in college include several different skills: time management, self– discipline, concentration, memorization and organization. However, motivation is by far the most important criteria for any student’s success.
EL Lesson What is Binge Drinking

College Binge Drinking: How Bad is the Problem?

Almost every college student experiences the effects of college drinking. About half of college students who drink, also consume alcohol through binge drinking.  The problem of binge drinking, especially among college students is a serious one.
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How to Find Your Dream Job

When you graduate college, you’re entering a new job market, unlike any other. Suddenly, there are all kinds of opportunities from work from home to even working abroad.
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Why Every Young Adult Should Try to Take a Working Holiday

A working holiday is a great opportunity for college kids who wish to spend 6-12 months working in another country. The working visa you can apply for allows you to travel and sustain yourself while you experience a new culture and people. Does a working holiday sound appealing to you?
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Top 3 Reasons You Should Join a College Club

Most universities have a large number of student clubs they offer. Different schools place different emphasis on student’s interests. For example, some schools promote volunteer clubs, while others promote sports, music, or arts clubs.
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Teach Yourself to Study the Smart Way!

It’s no surprise that in college you need to study a lot more than in high school. Students frequently discover they need to adapt their study habits to the college setting. How about you? Do you struggle with keeping up with your college readings and term papers?
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Best Part-Time Jobs for University Students

In college, your studies are your main priority, but the bills still need to be paid, right? However, we can’t always be asking our parents for pocket money. We’re adults now and it can get a little embarrassing.
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The Campus Couples You’ll Meet in College

Are you prepared for college romance? There are many different types of couples you’ll see in college over the next four years. Just a few include – the “high school sweethearts” couple, the “best dressed” couple and the “activist” couple.
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7 Easy Steps to Breaking Bad Habits

Bad habits you develop in your college years can disrupt your life and stop you from reaching your goals. They damage your health — both mentally and physically. They also waste your time and energy which can impact your grades.
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Amazing Reasons You Should Volunteer Today

University students volunteer for a wide variety of reasons, especially wanting to help others. It’s important to think about why you want to volunteer before you choose where and how you want to volunteer. Is it to gain valuable work experience, or do you want to fulfill a passion?
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Which Major Did you Choose and Why?

One of toughest decisions university students face is choosing a major and a career. While your choice of major is not permanent, choosing the right major early on can save you a great deal of time and money.
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Trips Every College Student Wants to Take

Taking a trip with your college friends can be an excellent way to get rid of stress or see new places and people. The easiest trip to take is a road trip while a plane trip to a foreign land is costly, but more exotic.