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Advising Tip | Learn More About Liberal Arts Distribution Hours

Tetyana Dovbnya

By Tetyana Dovbnya Academic Advisor / International Student Advising Specialist Liberal Arts Distribution hours. Why are they required, and how can you fulfill them? In a general sense, the Liberal Arts prepare you to reason broadly about many different areas of thought and become a lifelong learner. By studying the […]

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December 4, 2017 at 5:31 pmNews

Advising Tip | Know Your A&S Graduation Requirements

Tetyana Dovbnya

By Tetyana Dovbnya International Student Advising Specialist and Academic Advisor We hope you had a restful and enjoyable Thanksgiving break. Now, let’s get back into learning mode. This week, we will talk about Arts & Sciences college-level requirements. First, let me say that every college in the university has different […]

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November 28, 2017 at 10:38 amNews

Advising Tip | Start Preparing for Finals: Start Early!

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By Tetyana Dovbnya International Student Advising Specialist / Academic Advisor We still have four weeks before finals. Plenty of time, right? While some of you may still have quizzes, assignments, and labs before taking your final exam for a course, you can still begin planning your study schedule and materials […]

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November 13, 2017 at 9:25 pmNews

Advising Tip | Explore the Wide Range of Courses A&S Has to Offer

Tetyana Dovbnya

By Tetyana Dovbnya Academic Advisor / International Student Advising Specialist According to Albert Einstein, “The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination.” How can you be imaginative while choosing classes for the next semester? Especially when you may feel overwhelmed just completing the basic required classes? The answer […]

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November 6, 2017 at 11:37 amNews

Advising Tip | Make the Most of Your Advising Appointment

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By Tetyana Dovbnya International Student Advising Specialist / Academic Advisor Spring semester advising is officially underway. It is a good time to meet with your adviser, reflect on the current semester, evaluate your strengths and weakness, and plan for the next semester with all of it in mind. Follow these […]

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October 23, 2017 at 2:48 pmNews

Advising Tip | Meet with an Adviser If You Are Struggling

Kristi Conrad

By Kristi Conrad Academic Advisor and Transfer Specialist As we hit the halfway point in the semester, it is important to keep an eye on where you are in your classes. Typically by this time, students know whether they are struggling in a course or not. If you do find […]

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October 13, 2017 at 11:07 amNews

Advising Tip | Embark on the Foreign Language-Learning Odyssey

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By Tetyana Dovbnya International Student Advising Specialist / Academic Advisor “If we spoke a different language, we would perceive a somewhat different world,” claimed the Austrian-British philosopher Ludwig Wittgenstein. Additionally, he considered language to be a unique self-study tool. It is hard to disagree with his statements since language is […]

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October 9, 2017 at 8:50 pmNews