Best Early Fall Road Trips for Students

Vacay on A Budget If you want to hit the road but you are strapped for cash, here are a few road-trip destinations you might want to consider: 1.  Historic Columbia River Highway in Oregon Also known as “The King of Roads” this national treasure is so beautiful that each viewpoint is protected. On the…

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New Year’s Resolutions for Transfer Students

The holidays are here, and that means a brief respite from nonstop classes and exams. It’s also a moment of reflection—whether you are a new transfer student or in your last year at your school, you can think back to all that has happened to you over the past quarter or semester. What were your…

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A Grateful Guest

In this guest blog post, Kirk shares his own experience as a transfer student from a unique perspective—having seen his twin go off to college, and as an older student.  When I first came to State College, Pennsylvania, I was not there as a prospective student, but a supporting brother; my twin, Luke, was attending a summer…

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4 Reasons To Love Associate’s Degrees

In some fields, an Associate’s Degree is all you need in order to be successful. In others, a Bachelor’s Degree is required, and these days, sometimes that isn’t even enough. So why, in these fields where advanced degrees are needed in order to be competitive, should anyone want an Associate’s Degree? Good question, and I…

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