15 Steps to Ensuring a Great College Experience
Consider participating in different sports, clubs and, perhaps, Greek life on campus. It’s a great way to meet people and make new friends. Just trying different opportunities out is okay – it doesn’t mean you have to stick with each one. Try several on for size and
How to Sharply Improve the Quality of Residence Life
How to Sharply Improve the Quality of Residence Life Posted by R. J. O’Hara for the Collegiate Way 7 March 2009 (collegiateway.org) — A story by Patricia Cohen in yesterday’s New York Times reports what is certainly not news to any junior person in the academic world these days: job openings are vanishing, searches are being cancelled, non-tenured lecturers are being laid off, and
Behind 7 Trends Shaping Student Housing on College …
By providing student life spaces that leverage the most successful elements of comparable commercial spaces, colleges and universities have a recipe for success. As Clark Nexsen’s student life practice looks to the future, our experts consider trends appearing in other markets to evaluate how they have potential to impact student …
10 Ideas for Improving Community College Completion …
· By holding community colleges accountable for student success, colleges may be more likely to implement programs and service that increase student completion rates. Preparing Future Students Many students need to be educated about the …
Each Penn State campus is unique, offering students a vibrant student life full of opportunities to participate in clubs and organizations and essential support services to help them reach their academic goals.
How To Create and Expand Campus Diversity
If you’re interested in becoming an advocate for campus diversity, there are a number of ways to be successful. With the help of the article, “ Ten Core Ingredients for Fostering Campus Diversity Success ,” created by The Diversity Factor (a journal from Rutgers University), I’m going to point out some key factors in how you can help change and improve college diversity on any campus!
Strategies to Improve Alumni Engagement
Involve alumni in campus life Wherever possible, invite alumni to return to campus and meet current students. There are countless ways to do this including seminars, competition panels, speeches, retreats, mentoring or student body events.
9 Ways to Promote Sustainability on Campus
From community service opportunities to campus recycling programs, there are plenty of ways your college can promote sustainability on campus. To get students thinking green, The Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education holds Campus Sustainability …
Students Speak: What College Social Life Is Really Like
You may be wondering what the social scene will be like at college. In fact, that could be one of the factors in your decision about where to go. Here are some insights from people in the know — current college students. How is the social life in high
Most student affairs professionals pursued this field because we adore connecting with students. We imagine hours spent chatting on campus and planning programs together. But for many folx, that’s simply not possible right now. (I’m glaring angrily at you, COVID
7 Ways to Make the Most of Your Time at University
Your university years can be some of the best years of your life. That’s why we’ve come up with these 7 simple ways to make sure your university experience is fulfilling, rewarding and most of all, fun!
3 Ways Prospective International Students Can Plan to …
· Here are some ways prospective international students can plan to become involved in campus life. 1. Join a club or sports team: Most global universities offer sports and student clubs of …
Three Ways To Improve Your Student Ambassador …
· Red Bull, Victoria Secret, Dell and Coca-Cola are a few of the brands that have been running “campus rep programs” for years —that is, hiring a student to carry out a marketing plan to their
5 ways to improve your referencing – Deakin Life
· Referencing is tricky and takes time to learn. If you need further help, or want to talk about a different referencing style or an element of referencing that has you stuck, get in touch with Study Support. You can drop-in and chat to a Writing Mentor on campus, or email or Facebook them. on campus, or email or Facebook them.