How to Relax During a Hectic Holiday Season

Its easy to get caught up in the commotion of the holiday season - rushing around buying gifts, visiting family, preparing big meals - it can be exhausting. And sometimes the stress you feel during the holidays is just like finals week. So here are … [Read more]

Application Timetable for Graduate School

If youre thinking about going to graduate school, you should begin planning at least 15 months before the program starts. Here is a typical application timetable: June to August Think about what type of graduate school you want to attend and … [Read more]

Free Math Help

Hotmath.com is a website that provides free math help for a variety of homework problems from over 150 math textbooks. The site also offers free online math calculators and math workbooks and games. The site currently serves over a million … [Read more]

SAT Test Preparation Tips

As you know, one of the best ways to prepare for the SAT is to take practice tests and quizzes. Thats why we recommend checking out SAT preparation books at your local library. These books are usually loaded with various quizzes and tests so you … [Read more]

Cheat Sheets

Heres a list of some helpful cheat sheets from around the web . . . Algebra Notes 23 pages filled with every formula and rule you need to know for Algebra. Algebra Cheat Sheet A down and dirty guide to Algebra - in just 4 pages. Theres even a … [Read more]

How LinkedIn Can Help You Choose the Best College for Your Career

Are you wondering what colleges to apply to? Are you curious where alumni at those colleges end up working? Or what career paths are most common? Well, the LinkedIn College navigation tool provides you real-time data on what college alumni are … [Read more]

8 Unconventional Student Research Projects

As the Fall semester approaches, its time to start thinking of potential research projects to focus on this year. Here are some unconventional student research projects to get your creative mind going . . . 1. Crickets Playing Pac Man Grad … [Read more]

How Video Games Can Improve Your Mind

Researchers at the University of Rochester compared the attentional blink of video gamers against people who rarely play any video games at all. They found that gamers are able to simultaneously spot more of what they wanted to see in a quicker time … [Read more]

How to Choose a College Major

Your college major is just one part of your college education. Youll probably devote only a third of your total course work on your major. And most of your time will be spent on general requirement courses and electives. That said - your college … [Read more]

Reduce Stress During Finals Week with Self Hypnosis

One way Ive reduced stress during finals week is through self hypnosis. As you know, hypnosis has helped people manage pain, reduce stress, and even quit smoking. It doesnt work for everyone, but Ive personally found it as a way to help me get into … [Read more]