Communication: Commonly Misused Words

If you think you can sleep through your English class, think again. Communication is key for all fields, including STEM. Check out these commonly misused words! We all have at least one of those friends - the person who is incredibly smart, yet sounds uneducated when speaking. Language doesn't always have to be formal, but [READ MORE]

A Breakdown of AP Science Courses

Teachers and parents often suggest students take AP science courses, but what options are available and what do they entail? Getting college credit is great, but there are a lot of options under the umbrella of AP Science. So what courses are available and what will you get out of each? Glad you asked! Here's [READ MORE]

5 Ways to Maximize Summer College Visits 2016

Summer college visits can be tricky since schools aren't in full swing, but our guide can help you make the most of this convenient time to take tours. Your summer break: The perfect time to check out the universities that are on your shortlist. Colleges' summer break: Uh, not so much. While the perfect time to [READ MORE]

By |2018-01-16T16:13:39-05:00April 22nd, 2016|College, Featured, How do I get there?, Lists, Real World|0 Comments

Job Spotlight: Food Technologist

STEM jobs afford opportunities within every industry, even culinary professions. Discover how being a food technologist can change the role of STEM into a tool for survival. No limit exists regarding the opportunities available to students who wish to pursue STEM jobs. Whether beauty, the arts, fashion, medicine, or aeronautics, STEM is an asset in [READ MORE]

7 Top Schools for Meteorology

Meteorology is a fast-growing industry with job prospects expected to increase over the next decade. For bachelor degree candidates, the news is good: For entry-level, good-paying work in the field, all you need is a BS. If you’re looking to get a job in research within the atmospheric science field, chances are you’ll need a [READ MORE]

7 Gifs Perfectly Describing Your College Application Essay

Writing a college application essay can be daunting. We summed up all of your emotional highs and lows in 7 gifs. You start off feeling pretty confident in yourself. You've written plenty of essays before, right? This should be easy. Wait a minute: there's no concise prompt? You have to write about your accomplishments and [READ MORE]

By |2018-01-16T16:13:55-05:00October 14th, 2015|College, Featured, How do I get there?|0 Comments