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Advising Tip: Wolfram Alpha as a Research Resource

Sara Berens, Academic Advisor and Retention Specialist for the College of Arts & Sciences

By Sara Berens College of Arts & Sciences Academic Adviser On occasion I stumble across resources for students that are seemingly super helpful. One resource I found this week was Wolfram Alpha, a self-proclaimed “computational knowledge engine.” Unlike Google or Yahoo, which will provide you with a list of sites […]

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March 31, 2015 at 12:19 pmNews

Advising Tip: How to Write a Research Paper

Sara Berens, Academic Advisor and Retention Specialist for the College of Arts & Sciences

By Sara Berens College of Arts & Sciences Academic Adviser At some point in your college career, you will have to write a research paper. Why? Because research helps us to explore the world through an academic lens and form our own thoughts on a topic. And while you will […]

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February 16, 2015 at 10:11 amNews

Weekly Advising Tip; Rest, Exercise, and Eat Healthy

Weekly Advising Tip; Rest, Exercise, and Eat Healthy

Hello A&S Students! I hope that you all had a great Turkey Day and are ready for the last week of classes. As you are preparing for finals week, I encourage you to think like your parents and follow some very simple tips: 1)get plenty of rest 2) get out of […]

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December 1, 2014 at 10:47 amUncategorized

Weekly Advising Tip; Time Management for Final Exams

Weekly Advising Tip; Time Management for Final Exams

Hear from your advisor Sara Berens Hello A&S students! This week’s advising tip is about timing for final exams. Some students assume that pressure leads them to greatness and cramming is the only way to study. However, I’m sure you’ve heard the exact opposite from your instructors. The recommended time frame to […]

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November 17, 2014 at 9:21 amUncategorized

Advising Tip of the Week: Take Advantage of Office Hours

Sara Berens, Academic Advisor and Retention Specialist for the College of Arts & Sciences

By Sara Berens College of Arts & Sciences Academic Adviser Office hours. How many of you have honestly utilized them this semester? If you haven’t already, now’s the time! Why? Because, your professors are experts in their field and know a lot about the subjects you are studying. Also, many […]

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October 20, 2014 at 9:34 amNews

Advising Tip of The Week: Meet with Adviser for Spring Registration

Sara Berens, Academic Advisor and Retention Specialist for the College of Arts & Sciences

By Sara Berens College of Arts & Sciences Academic Adviser The Course Registration period for Spring 2015 is almost upon us, which means you will be meeting with your academic adviser very soon. To make the most of the appointment you have scheduled together, it’s best to think of the […]

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October 13, 2014 at 3:47 pmNews