How to Improve Your Memory Power Ė 7 Effective Techniques
When I was an undergraduate student, I had to take 5 classes in a foreign language to complete my degree.
I took classes in Spanish, classical Latin, and ancient Greek to fulfill my requirement Ė and needless to say Ė Im glad thats over with.
Ive literally spent hundreds of hours memorizing ve
Visualizing your net worth ó and how it compares to others
As you all know, Iím fond of financial scorecards. While admitting their limitations, I like numbers and tools that allow you to compare your financial progress with other people.
I like credit scores, for instance, because they put a number on how you handle money ó a number you can compare to A
Does a GPA Matter in Post-University Life?
BY ANTON LUCANUS
There has been an increased discussion about the relevance of GPA after graduation, specifically a Bachelorís/Undergraduate degree. Most articles, however, offer only a one-sided opinion Ė some justify its importance, while others dismiss its significance. The crux of the debate lies in the GPA being a strong measure of an individualís aptitude versus how the GPA system is an inaccurate measure itself, and is not a true measure of the personís overall capabilities. However, it is difficult to find an analysis of the case for and against GPAís importance in parallel in any a...
4 Fantastic Ways to Spice Up Your LinkedIn Profile (While in College)
If you want to improve your chances of getting a great job after you graduate, you need to start creating an optimized LinkedIn profile while in school.
You see, an optimized LinkedIn profile can help recruiters find you when looking to hire interns or new college grads.
Here are four ways to
Games in the Classroom with The Twine Cookbook
by Anastasia Salter
My favorite tool for teaching game-making, interactive storytelling, and hypertext is Twine. Iíve talked here at ProfHacker about both Twine 1.x and Twine 2, and itís my go-to recommendation for most classroom needs when someone is trying to introduce technology. However, the existence of competing versions and story formats can make it difficult for students unfamiliar with the platform to find resources online. The Twine Cookbook, a new project hosted by the Interactive Fiction Technology Foundation and currently led by Dan Cox and Twine creator Chris Klimas, is an o...
Bring Computer Science to Your Community: Volunteer with Google igniteCS
Googleís igniteCS student volunteer program is kicking off another year of computer science (CS) volunteering! For the past three years, university students around the US with a passion for computer science have gone into local K12 schools, spreading the excitement to the next generation about where
Uncluttererís 2017 Holiday Gift Giving Guide: Tech Gadgets
by David Caolo
Holiday shopping time is here, and with it comes the opportunity to buy cool tools! Here are our picks for super-cool gadgets that the tech-friendly unclutterers on your list will love.
The iFixit Essential Electronics Toolkit contains unique and essential tools for most electronics repairs like screen and battery replacements. Itís also useful for repairing other electronics and household appliances. It has a great little carrying case with designated spots for each tool so you know where everything belongs and can easily see when something is missing. If thereís a ti...
Five Steps To Writing an Outstanding PhD Thesis Proposal
by Dora Farkas, PhD
Your Thesis Proposal Isn't Just About Getting Your Degree
I remember the time that I was in the process of writing a thesis proposal in my second year of graduate school.
It had to be 10-20 pages long, which was short compared to the length of the actual doctoral
Florida Coastal Law's Practitioner Clinics Florida Coastal Law's Practitioner Clinic is an innovative course offering students a chance
to work closely on pro bono cases with a practicing lawyer. Students are often invited to
work on these cases in the practitioner's office off campus, and the Clinics are offered as
two credits with an evening classroom component.
Florida Coastal Law Offers LLM & Certificate in Logistics & Transportation Florida Coastal Law is the first law school in the U.S. to offer an onlineLL.M. Degree or
Certificate in Logistics & Transportation. Students in the 24-credit LL.M. or 12-credit
Certificate program gain expertise in global logistics and transportation law through
cutting-edge courses taught by attorneys and industry professionals online.