Organizing a Thesis Project

Organizing a Thesis Project

As you approach your senior year, upper level courses may require a final thesis paper or project. Getting yourself organized and set on the right track early, can mean all the difference in the world regarding your final grade.  What? The first item on the agenda is...
Organizing a Group Assignment

Organizing a Group Assignment

As classes within a major get more specialized, it is likely that many students will be forced to work under pressure, within a group of unfamiliar classmates. When working on a group assignment, it is critical that every member presents collaboration and a solid...
The Benefits of Studying in a Group

The Benefits of Studying in a Group

Studying in a group can be a fun and lively way to absorb and memorize information. With the help of three or four others, studying can be transformed from a necessary but mundane activity to a good time.   Procrastination One of the most prevalent...
5 Memorization Techniques

5 Memorization Techniques

Utilizing your memory is one of the most effective tools available to college students. It will insure that details won’t escape you when taking an exam and studying will go much more smoothly.   Chunking Chunking is a memorization tool that involves grouping pieces...