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February 21, 2019 regentWOW

Setting yourself up for successful study sessions starts with your work environment. A relaxing environment improves focus, mental clarity and agility, and makes it easier for you to recall and retain information. The winter is also the perfect time to create a warm, cozy, relaxing work environment. Not only will it help improve your study…

January 24, 2019 regentWOW

College and university can be stressful, so much so that the stress can take a toll on mental and physical health, as well as social relationships. Finding ways to de-stress is the best way to combat the negative effects of school-related stress, and this includes relaxing, connecting with others, and getting active. Unbeknownst to many,…

January 17, 2019 regentWOW

For all the amazing things that the internet has to offer, like its ability to connect you to people and with information from around the world, it can also be dangerous. It’s especially dangerous for vulnerable members of society, like children and the elderly, but it can even put college and university students at risk….

December 18, 2018 regentWOW

Studying is integral to college or university life. Like many aspects of academia, however, studying can be complicated and stressful. It can be even more stressful if you don’t have disciplined study habits. These habits may include practicing effective time management, studying in a quiet place, avoiding cramming sessions, etc. But there are even more…

August 16, 2018 regentWOW

College majors aren’t set in stone, which is beneficial to many students. It’s beneficial because interests change, people grow and a major that fit your freshman self may not fit your junior or senior self. Changing your major, however, isn’t just a matter of personal growth. There may be several signs that you should consider…

August 14, 2018 regentWOW

Your college or university years can be some of the most rewarding and challenging of your life – personally, socially and academically. If you don’t employ certain academic and personal strategies or take care of your health, postsecondary can even become overwhelming, leading to stress, social struggles and even academic failure. Take steps to ensure…

July 26, 2018 regentWOW

Every profession requires a unique set of skills, but many employers are also looking for other, more general skills that a successful job candidate should possess. Unfortunately, many college and university students are unaware of this, and so graduates often create resumes and conduct interviews without this vital information. Learning and demonstrating these skills before…

July 24, 2018 regentWOW

While moving out can be an exciting experience for most young people, the excitement is often trumped by the harsh realities of moving. It can be stressful, frustrating, confusing, and in some cases, complicated. Plus, if you’ve never moved before, the challenges of leaving home for the first time are only compounded. Check out the…

June 26, 2018 regentWOW

Most college students dream of summer vacation – fun in the sun, relaxing activities and plenty of free time. Unfortunately, not all fun summer activities are free or even cheap. Your summer vacation could be much more expensive than you’d like it to be. Take steps to save for the upcoming term while still enjoying…