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Five Reasons Why You Should Register For Classes Outside of Your Major

| April 24, 2018 | 0 Comments
Five Reasons Why You Should Register For Classes Outside of Your Major

Every student’s ultimate goal in college is to graduate with a specific degree that will get them the job they desire. Once general education classes are complete, it’s all about registering for classes that count towards your major. Though the goal is to be proficient in a particular field of study, many universities encourage students […]

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Professionalism: The Interview

| April 24, 2018 | 0 Comments
Professionalism: The Interview

It’s job-cuffing season! As the spring semester comes to a close and final exams are in view, all we need is another thing to be worried about—getting a summer job. Whether you’re approaching graduation and in search of your dream job, applying for summer internships or even just a summer job to bring in some […]

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Humans of UNCC: Meet Lauren Pope

| April 20, 2018 | 0 Comments
Humans of UNCC: Meet Lauren Pope

“I chose to pursue a career in elementary education due to the influences I had growing up from my teachers. I had an awesome first grade teacher. Being a teacher is really rewarding and you get to have a true impact on your students. I plan to incorporate fun things into my classroom so that […]

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Humans of UNCC: Meet Renee Goggin

| April 19, 2018 | 0 Comments
Humans of UNCC: Meet Renee Goggin

“On Friday, March 23, three group members and I executed a community service project for The Boys and Girls Club of Greater Charlotte. At this ‘Easter Eggstravaganza’ we had different activities like egg tosses, egg decorating and food for the children to eat. We served about 60-80 children through the help of multiple food and […]

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Humans of UNC Charlotte: Meet Madison Herman

| April 17, 2018 | 0 Comments
Humans of UNC Charlotte: Meet Madison Herman

  “At the beginning of this spring semester, I transferred to UNCC from CPCC. I didn’t realize how different the two would be but it was definitely a wakeup call. I went from being in classes of 25 students to classes with 100 students or more. At CPCC I had a lot more online classes […]

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5 Reasons Why Spring is the Best Season

| April 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
5 Reasons Why Spring is the Best Season

Everyone has their favorite season depending on preference of weather, from frigid cold to blistering hot and everything in between. Oftentimes, spring is considered a transitional season and all its refreshing qualities are overlooked rather than appreciated. In this article, some of spring’s most promising features of new life and new beginnings are highlighted to […]

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DIY Dorm Decorations: Rustic Wooden Picture Board

| February 24, 2018 | 0 Comments
DIY Dorm Decorations: Rustic Wooden Picture Board

Moving away from home, out of your cozy room that you spent your entire life personalizing and into a tiny dorm or apartment sounds less than glamorous. There is nothing special about plain white walls and a tiny bed in the corner that many before you have called their own. It’s not you-it’s not unique. […]

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Fueling Yourself to Get Fit: College Student Approved

| November 8, 2017 | 0 Comments
Fueling Yourself to Get Fit: College Student Approved

Word on the street is that ‘strong is the new sexy,’ so hitting the gym regularly and keeping in check with your fitness goals is the new thing to do. However, being a full-time college student, we are forced to juggle classes, homework and for some of us, jobs, so exercising can be a hit […]

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Social Life Dos and Don’ts

| November 2, 2017 | 0 Comments
Social Life Dos and Don’ts

Everyone knows while college life is mainly about acquiring an education in a specific field of study and preparing yourself for the real world, the social aspect of college is extremely significant to students as well. As the saying goes, college is the time of your life, the time you will meet your ‘forever friends’ […]

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Humans of UNCC Meet: Katelyn Freemur

| November 2, 2017 | 0 Comments
Humans of UNCC Meet: Katelyn Freemur

“This past weekend I went to the International Festival on campus, because I wanted to broaden my understanding of all the different types of people in the world. There were a lot of tents set up representing different countries. They were offering food and drinks to try from their cultures which was probably the coolest […]

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This Is Halloween

| October 31, 2017 | 0 Comments
This Is Halloween

It’s that time of the year again. Time to start layering your clothes, eating everything pumpkin spice and time to break out your Halloween costumes. Halloween is the second largest commercial holiday in America following close behind Christmas, but why is it so popular and where did it begin? When you consider the modern-day traditions […]

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Humans of UNCC: Meet Ben Rogers

| October 25, 2017 | 0 Comments
Humans of UNCC: Meet Ben Rogers

“Last year, I took a year off school to do some mission work in West Virginia with Experience Mission where they focus on the people, not the project. They focus on empowering local leaders, not bringing leaders in to fix a community. It taught me that my true passion wasn’t nursing, it’s helping people in […]

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5 Reasons Why: You should consider a social media cleanse

| October 11, 2017 | 0 Comments
5 Reasons Why: You should consider a social media cleanse

We’ve all heard of juice cleanses, the process of consuming fresh squeezed fruit or veggies in order to rid the body of toxins and promote a healthy lifestyle. Similar to a juice cleanse, a social media cleanse is basically the same idea but to some, may sound a lot less rewarding. Social media is the […]

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Traveling to New Heights: Kenya, Africa

| October 3, 2017 | 0 Comments
Traveling to New Heights: Kenya, Africa

Last year, entering my first semester at UNC Charlotte, I was a small-town girl who had traveled to a very limited number of places. My vacations in the past had stretched a mere 700-mile radius, from Hilton Head, South Carolina to Disney World, Florida. I never guessed that my first semester at UNCC and my […]

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