How to Land an Internship (The Right Way!)

For college students, the word internship is one with a lot of weight attached. Everywhere you turn, it seems you can hear fellow students talking about/discussing/desiring/angst-ing over a coveted internship. So what exactly is an internship anyway? According to Vocabulary.com, an internship can be defined as “a temporary position with an emphasis on on-the-job training rather than merely…

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Scholarship Spotlight: September 2016

Every month, we select some of the best scholarships around and post them here on our blog. When you are ready to apply, check out our tips on how to write a scholarship essay. Visit eNotes Essay Lab if you’re looking for a writing expert to review and provide feedback on your scholarship or college application essays!

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Now What, Freshmen and Fellow Grads? Some Advice From a Recent College Graduate

When I look back over the past sixteen years (whoa) of education, I find that I have a lot of mixed feelings. I recall that back in elementary and middle school—and even in high school to some extent—all I wanted was to grow up and be treated as an adult. I felt that what I…

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De-stress and Take Finals… At the Same Time!

If you’re a student, you know that the coming of spring is both a blessing and a curse. On the one hand, the sun is coming out of hiding (if only a little bit at a time), the temperature is higher, and the days are longer; it becomes more and more difficult to focus on schoolwork when…

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Scholarship Spotlight—February 2016

Every month, we select some of the best scholarships around and post them here on our blog. When you are ready to apply, check out our tips on How to Write a Scholarship Essay. Visit eNotes Essay Lab if you’re looking for a writing expert to review and provide feedback on your scholarship or college application essays!

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