December 2017 Posts

Why I Chose the New Year to Go Back to School

Posted: December 11, 2017 12:00:00 PM CST

Why I Chose the New Year to Go Back to School

In January 2015, over a decade after my bachelor’s degree, I took a leap and went back to school for a master's program. Now, freshly graduated as of this week—and extremely proud of it—I can see how the excitement of a new year is what motivated me to start my graduate education. But it was much more than a fleeting resolution. For years, I had my eye on an online master’s degree in my field. But full-time employment, finances, and personal obligations filled me with...

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By: Rosanna Vail, UNK eCampus

Category: General, eCampus

Tips for Finals Week

Posted: December 5, 2017 8:00:00 AM CST

Tips for Finals Week

Finals have a way of creating stress among even the most prepared of students. Whether you study on campus or online, here are some tips from the University of Nebraska at Kearney (UNK) Learning Commons for how to tackle those upcoming final tests, papers, and projects. Double check your final exam schedule. It never hurts to verify the dates and deadlines for your final exams or papers. You can also be sure that you understand what the exam or paper should cover to ensure that you’re...

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By: Rosanna Vail

Category: eCampus, General