Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself. ~John Dewey
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By pressing Ctrl+F (on a PC) on your keyboard, you can type in a word to find all the instances of that word on the web page you are on.
This tool can help to improve your focus the next time you need to get down to business at writing a term paper.
For anyone that has had a computer crash, you know the importance of backing up your files.
Important dates for Spring 2012
Did you know that Spring Semester classes will start on Monday, January 9,2012? check out more important dates on the Academic Calendar Virtual Career Fair. You dont even have to leave your home to attend this event! All jobs are posted online to review from your own computer.
Feeling overwhelmed by the hustle and bustle of the holiday season? read these strategies on how to manage your time more effectively.
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May all your troubles last as long as your New Year’s resolutions. ~ Joey Adams
With the Fall Semester finally coming to a close, it’s time to get ready for the holidays and prepare to set foot in a brand new year. Finish off the 2011 year by reading this eNewsletter, which contains information on student services and academic resources to help you in completing your educational goals.
We hope that you have a safe and enjoyable holiday break. See you online in 2012! The Online Learning Team firstname.lastname@example.org
|Studying can be a very challenging. Not only do you have to find the time to study without distractions, but you also have to focus your mind to concentrate on the subject matter (coffee tends to help). Here are some helpful study tips when you are reading a textbook:|
- First, break the chapter down into an outline in your own words. Then, underline the most important elements.
- Show the relationships each of the statements have to each other when arranging your notes.
- If there’s a summary in your textbook at the end of a section, read it first, then keep the points that it emphasizes in mind as you read through the section from the beginning.
- To reinforce your memory of the new vocabulary words in each chapter, try to incorporate them into your everyday conversations.
|Have you ever been in such a hurry to finish a paper by a tight deadline that you forgot to quote a piece of work you used? You are not alone. Fortunately, Wilmington University now offers SafeAssign: a service specifically designed for students to:|
Writing in APA format can be challenging. To assist you, the Student Success Center has compiled these Writing Resources that may help you improve your writing skills. They will help you to learn the APA format, view the guidelines in which a paper is graded, and become informed of the trappings of plagiarism.
Need to brush up on how to write an APA formatted paper, or never learned the APA format at all? This guide will help you get started.
Use this Microsoft Word Template as a jumping off point for your next research paper.
Another great place to find the right way to format the reference page of your next paper in APA format.
Use this citation generator to properly cite resources for your next research paper.
Download this PDF document that covers plagiarism, APA writing, and some very useful writing tools.
Collect, Research, Cite, and Organize your references using this online web application.
This site provides formatting directions for referencing electronic sources in specific subjects such as history, science, social science, etc.
College Central is a powerful online tool for students and alumni to maintain a resume and find jobs. Click here to register now. There are many reasons to sign up:
- Search for jobs posted exclusively for Wilmington University students.
- Build a résumé with Résumé Builder or upload a résumé so it can be searched by employers.
- Receive e-mails about programs, services and job-related topics.
- Gain access to announcements, upcoming events, career advice documents, career advice videos, and career articles from over 125 authors.
- Build an online portfolio in Career Portfolio CentralSM to support your résumé and demonstrate your best work to employers.
Online Interviewing Workshop
Register for an online career planning workshop (accessible through Blackboard) to have your resume critiqued by the Wilmington University Career Services Office. Please email email@example.com to register today! The deadline to sign up is February 22
Online Job Search Strategies Workshop
Looking for a new job? Need help searching? Register for this online workshop to review up to date tips and techniques! Please register at firstname.lastname@example.org. Service available from March 7-21.
Access FREE online webinars at TalentMarks.com! Just create a username and password and you will have access to great webinars from the experts in Career Development!
Confucius once said, “Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.”