5 More Amazing STEM Organizations for Teens

Having trouble finding an extracurricular activity that fits your interests? Maybe it's time to start or join one of these STEM organizations for teens. Things like sports, band, and chorus might already exist at your school, but you want to join a group or club that feeds your passions while setting your college or job [...]

5 Reasons to Start (or Join!) a Robotics Club in Your School

A robotics club is a fun way to meet and work with other kids at school while creating the software, hardware, and everything else that goes into making a robot. If you watched America's Got Talent this season, you saw Merrick Hanna, who made it to the semi-finals performing his "robotic boy" story/dance. He also [...]

Could You Pass Adulting 101?

Adulting is hard, but that doesn't mean you should try to avoid growing up. A few simple skills will help you feel confident when you step into the world on your own. Whatever you think "adulting" means, there are probably some parts of it that seem really intimidating. You might be used to relying on [...]

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Is a Bachelor’s Degree Right for You?

There are lots of options after high school, and choosing one can feel overwhelming. Find out whether a bachelor's degree might be right for you. Is a bachelor's degree the only "good" option after high school? If you know exactly what you want to do after high school and that career requires a four-year degree, [...]

By |2018-01-16T16:13:09-05:00August 16th, 2017|Featured, How do I get there?, Real World|0 Comments

5 Student Goals to Make This School Year the Best Ever

You rocked back-to-school shopping, but that won't help you have a successful school year. Set a list of student goals so you get the most out of your time spent at school. The purpose should be like resolutions you make for New Year - to make this new chapter as great as possible by cutting your [...]

By |2018-01-16T16:13:09-05:00August 10th, 2017|Featured, How do I get there?, Real World|0 Comments

Is an Associate Degree Right for You?

Not knowing what to do after high school graduation keeping you up at night? Think about taking the first step into higher education by earning an associate degree. An associate degree can accomplish two goals: If you know what kind of job you want to do, an associate degree could be the right training for [...]

By |2018-01-16T16:13:09-05:00August 9th, 2017|Featured, How do I get there?, Real World|0 Comments

5 Top Music Science and Technology Careers

Think STEM and music don't overlap? Think again. Check out some of the top music science and technology careers to see if this exciting field is for you! In every issue of our print magazine, we feature the hottest jobs in different STEM fields. There's a STEM job for everyone, including musicians. If you love [...]

Is an Apprenticeship Right for You?

There are different kinds of apprenticeships, but any apprenticeship is a good way to learn how to do a job and get paid while you are learning! Committing to an apprenticeship means that you are willing to work a full-time job and learn while you are working. Classroom instruction is often a part of an [...]

Job Spotlight: Fingerprint Analyst

Human fingerprints are one-of-a-kind and very intricate. They are keys that a fingerprint analyst uses to open the door to identification of a victim or of a criminal. You don't have to be a police officer, detective, or coroner to have a career in forensics. A fingerprint analyst plays an important role in solving crimes [...]

College Packing Guide

College packing can feel overwhelming, but it doesn't have to be. Check out our guide to make sure you have everything you need for your freshman year! How do you pack up your life and move it into a dorm or apartment? Most people are under-packers or over-packers, neither ideal for starting out in college. Your [...]

By |2018-01-16T16:13:10-05:00July 26th, 2017|Featured, How do I get there?, Real World|0 Comments