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10 Great Apps for Online College Students

December 18, 2014 by Kelly Paul |

Attending college online is hard work. It’s even harder if you’re juggling a job and family. To make it easier, we’ve outlined 10 great Apps (some free, some with small fee) that can help you stay organized and keep the end goal in sight.

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Checklist for Returning to College Online

November 25, 2014 by Kelly Paul |
You’ve decided you want to finish that college degree or pursue a graduate degree. Because you have adult responsibilities — likely a family and a job — the best way to do it may be to get a degree online.

Here’s a list of things you should check out to ensure you receive a quality education

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Success Tips for Taking Online Exams

March 14, 2014 by Kelly Paul |

Taking an online exam is just like taking a face-to-face exam, only different.

Seriously, the same strategies for acing a regular exam also apply to online tests. But other rules apply as well. The following tips will help you score as high as possible on your online test, partly by making sure

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Using the Library as an Online Student

February 12, 2014 by Kelly Paul |

If you're interested in becoming an online student at UNCG, you need to know the library will be a great resource for your studies. Maybe you can't hop down to the beautiful Jackson Library and check out a book, but believe us when we tell you that UNCG libraries are leading the way into the

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New media = new ways to learn

June 28, 2012 by Brook Corwin |

When it comes to learning, the best way between two points is not a straight line. Actually, it’s never the same line. It’s hardly a line at all. More like a series of zig zags.

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3 Tips for Not Getting Burned as an Early Adopter

November 23, 2011 by Beth Boyett |

I recently spent at weekend in Florida visiting my son. He's the regional internal sales manager for a large corporation and, not surprizingly, his home reflects his personal and professional focus on technology. I think I made some comment about his home looking like a call center or help desk

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Hey, Not So Fast!

November 02, 2011 by Bob Prout |

There are two things I never learned to do fast: reading and typing. Admittedly these are serious hindrances for a student of any age but in my case, being (mumble) years old, they’re positive disabilities.  I’ve come up with a typing system that allows me to knock out a page of text in just

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