Reducing College Stress

Attending college can be a wonderful life-changing decision, but can also increase stress and anxiety in your life. Developing good organizational and time management skills is a must for students who attend college full-time. Even attending college part-time for those who have a full-time job and busy personal life, can create major stress. Stress isContinue reading “Reducing College Stress”

Quality Courses at Coursera

Coursera is an academic company that offers free or low-tuition education to individuals interested in virtual learning. Coursera is partnered with various universities and organizations around the world to create a virtual classroom of international students. There are hundreds of courses available in the field of computer science, mathematics, business, medicine, biology, social sciences, lifeContinue reading “Quality Courses at Coursera”

How Exercise Increases Intellect

The brain is similar to our muscles and organs because its performance and functionality decline rapidly if not used. However, studies show that exercise will reduce this rate of decline, and even develop new brain cells, also called neurons, which have a short shelf life if not used. These newly generated brain cells are floatingContinue reading “How Exercise Increases Intellect”

Social Capital and Learning

If you use social media, you realize the instant access to knowledge you have, particularly in connection with social groups. Nevertheless, there is a misconception that social media is a waste of time, a bad habit that contributes to social isolation. The reality is that social media adds value to your life. #sociallearning #socialcapital Learn MoreContinue reading “Social Capital and Learning”

Distance Learning Essentials

The convenience of choosing a distance learning program can be of great benefit for busy individuals; students who also have full-time jobs, full-time mothers, individuals who are acclimated to living a mobile lifestyle, and those simply wishing to reside near their families while attending college.  Learn More > #distancelearning #onlinelearning #elearning