Preparing for exams and midterms

Tips on Preparing for your Exams and Midterms

For many students, exams and midterms are fast approaching. This article will give you 23 short tips on making sure you are ready and prepared for anything your teacher or professor throws at you during exam time.   1. Always start preparing early 2. Make sure your notes are up to date 3. It is…

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Smooth Transition from High School to College/University

Smooth Transition from High School to College/University

We’ve all seen the movies Old School and Road Trip, and I think these movies somewhat reflect certain social situations that you may face in college/university.  However, college is not just about having fun and partying – it’s more of a ‘welcome to the real world’ realization that smacks you in the face!  There are…

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How to Study for Maths: Solving Maths Problems

Maths is one of those subjects that garners a lot of emotion – one either loves it or hates it – with most hating it. While every student at some point in their lifetime has had to study maths, the subject always seems foreign and complicated. However, maths forms the bases of many other subjects…

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10 Strategies to Ace Your Exams

10 Strategies To Ace Your Exams

Like many people, I frequently struggled with exams during my years as a student. I always wondered why some students always performed better than others. Over the years, I started to notice a common denominator between all the students who did well, and decided to create my own ‘list’ of things that those students always…

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Bouncing Back from a Poor Grade

How to Bounce Back from a Poor Grade

It has happened to the best of us. You study until the midnight hour for a test and feel confident that you are going to ace it, only to be surprised with a less impressive grade than you expected. Don’t worry! There are a few ideas on how to bounce back after getting a poor…

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