Has Coronavirus Cancelled Your Commencement?

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Across the country, or rather the world, Coronavirus has cancelled commencement for millions of college students.

Commencement is supposed to be the culmination and celebration of years of late nights, physical and financial sacrifices, tears, work, stress and unforgettable moments. The day when friends and family and your tribe that has held you down for years, stands proudly and screams loudly as your name is called.

The College Admissions Scandal: Inequality in Higher Ed Goes Beyond Admissions

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Our current culture often sends the message that only a few select schools lead to success. This idea that your worth as a person is tied to the college that you attend is running rampant. The rich and the not so rich, often go to extremes to gain any possible advantage in college admissions.

4 Things to Do Three Months Before College Graduation

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It’s February. Three months before the members of the class of 2018 triumphantly enter the ranks of the “real-world.” Across the U.S. college seniors are experiencing …

Paid Minority Internship Recruitment Programs You’re Missing Out On

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Paid minority internship recruitment programs are out there ready to help you reach your internship and career goals. When searching for internships, many students limit …

When You’re Too Broke to Intern: Paid vs Unpaid Internships

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As a college student you probably need more money. Tuition, room & board, books, Uber, Amazon… everything starts to add up. The idea of doing …