Monthly Archives: October 2013

College Skills: Academic Culture

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College Skills: Academic Knowledge and Skills

New college students need a basic idea on how college readiness will help them along the way. There are different ideas in how one can learn if applied in a specific academic or career field. Take in mind how in … Continue reading

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College Skills: Intellectual Openness

“A mind is like a parachute. It doesn’t work if it is not open.”- Frank Zappa.  Keeping an open mind about anything is always the way to go because you never know what to expect. This works with a majority … Continue reading

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College Skills: Time Management

Running Out of Time, Help !! By: Roselyn Cintron Ordinary people think merely of spending time. Great people think of using it.                                    -Author Unknown       It’s the night before an exam and all you have is 4 hours … Continue reading

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College Skills: Comprehension Skills

                 Skills to becoming a Successful College Student                                                   … Continue reading

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College Skills: Intellectual Openness

Are You Ready For College? By Alicia Ngai Imagine you are a recent graduate who just got a position as a front desk agent at the Marriot International. On your first day of work, there are many diverse guests with … Continue reading

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College Skills: Self-control

Put Yourself On A Leash Of Self-control by Diana Kilby  At the college level, a student will require a set of skills to succeed in their studies. D. T. Conley describes many of these skills in “Components in a Comprehensive … Continue reading

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college skill: Intellectual Openness

Intellectual Openness: It’s Role in a Successful College Life By Richard Buren   The success of students in college depends largely on their readiness. By readiness I mean not only passing the requirements to graduate in high school but knowing … Continue reading

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College Skills: College Writing

College Writing: WHY??? by Hollie Foster College writing. The most commonly complained-about task required for success in the college curriculum. At this point, horror stories are common knowledge- the endless essays, sleepless nights, the 12-page papers. The hours upon hours … Continue reading

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College Skills: “Time Management”

Achieving Success with Time. By Elizabeth Zhagui “Don’t be late to class” was the most common advice given by many of the students attending City Tech.  Time management is one of the many important college skills that is necessary to … Continue reading

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