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It’s Never too Late to Get Involved!
Your college experience is more than sitting through lectures, completing assignments, and preparing for tests. College is a place that allows students to learn and grow outside of the classroom and offers many …
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How Can Organizations Prevent Ageism in the Workplace?

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Ageism is a bias—so much so that age discrimination is sometimes referred to as a second-class civil rights issue.

In the workplace, both older and younger employees may face biases based on their age, yet age discrimination is usually not …

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Personal Stories From the Pandemic

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How the crisis is affecting eight learners and their education and work plans.

A growing mountain of evidence shows that COVID-19 has taken a disproportionate toll on Latino, Black, Native American and lower-income people. People in these groups are more …

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What is a Scholarship for Non Traditional Students?

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If you postponed college, you may be eligible for scholarship for non traditional students. Scholarships for returning students are for people who are pursuing college later in their adult life. It could also be adults returning to school after being …

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Adult Learner Steps to Success

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Follow these tips to succeed in college as a nontraditional student

There are many decisions to consider and responsibilities to balance as an adult learner. If you do your research, use your resources and trust your instinct it will work …

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What Is a Nontraditional Student?

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Nearly three-fourths of U.S. college students can be considered nontraditional.
The nontraditional student definition isn’t set in stone and varies across institutions.
Challenges facing nontrads today include high tuition costs and balancing school and work.
Prospective nontrads should prioritize colleges …

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Top 12 Reasons Students Transfer Colleges

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Over one-third of students transfer colleges at some point before earning their degree.
Community college transfers make up one of the largest groups of transfer students.
Other reasons for transferring colleges include finances, COVID-19, and school fit.
Transferring can be …

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How to Tell If a Company Values Diversity and Inclusion

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How can you tell if a company truly values diversity? Many companies promote their support for diversity and inclusion. They broadcast their desire to hire people from all backgrounds (regardless of race, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, disability, or ethnicity) …

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Graduate School Planning Webinar Series

Graduate School Planning Webinar Series

Are you considering graduate school? Attend any of these  (free!) 30-minute webinars in the Fleishman Center’s Graduate School Planning Series to help with your decision making and planning!

Should I Attend Graduate School? Thinking about attending graduate school but you …

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Work Your Story | How Pixar’s Rules for Storytelling Can Help You at Work

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In 2012, former Pixar storyboard artist Emma Coats tweeted 22 rules of storytelling she learned from working at the hit-making studio. These rules are meant to help a storyteller think deeply about human behavior—how our experiences affect us, what we …

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