Archive | February, 2012

Creating Opportunities: Yale University

yale_logoAs a pioneer and leader of the egalitarian movement within the higher education community, Yale University has long been recruiting, advising, and supporting students who identify with underrepresented backgrounds. Each year, Yale … Read More

written by
Catharine Lloyd
February 28, 2012
 

5 Gripes College Students Have

This article was originally published on The Chegg Blog; read the original feature. More than once I’ve heard undergrad referred to as the best four years of one’s life. That liberating … Read More

written by
Sean Castillo
February 23, 2012
 

Double Your Money Scholarship Winner: Chris Pence

Congratulations to our latest Double Your Money Winner Chris Pence! Chris successfully applied for and won the Senatorial Scholarship for $500 and because he found and applied for this scholarship on … Read More

written by
Sean Castillo
February 18, 2012
 

Weekly Scholarship Winner: Brittany Nettles

Brittany NettlesCongratulations to Brittany Nettles, our latest Weekly “Three Sentence Essay” Scholarship winner! It’s easy to root for the hero of the story. Whether they’re a fearless adventurer, empowered maiden, or hopeful … Read More

written by
Sean Castillo
February 17, 2012
 

Announcing the $500 Figment Flash Memoir Scholarship

As the old saying goes, “Everyone has a story.” Nobody knows this better than us, so we’ve teamed up with our friends at Figment to hear yours! The Figment Flash Memoir … Read More

written by
Sean Castillo
February 15, 2012
 

10 Tips for Writing the Perfect Paper

Like a gourmet meal or an old master painting, the perfect college paper is carefully constructed – not thrown together the night before it’s due. Each part is just right, and … Read More

written by
Sean Castillo
February 14, 2012
 

The Christian College Difference

Today’s post is by guest blogger Michael J. Gonzales. Michael is the Assistant Director of Admissions Marketing at Biola University, a nationally ranked Christian university located near Los Angeles, California. What’s … Read More

written by
Guest Blogger
February 13, 2012
 

Double Your Money Scholarship Winner: Pryscila Verduzco

Congratulations to Pryscila Verduzco, our latest Double Your Money Winner! Pryscila successfully applied for and won the HENAAC Scholarship Program for $8,500, and because she found and applied for this scholarship … Read More

written by
Marisa Leavitt
February 12, 2012
 

Introducing the Chegg Flashcards App

Let’s be honest, flicking irritated birds across your iPhone screen might be a decent dexterous workout, but will you actually use that in real life? Now you can have fun and … Read More

written by
Sean Castillo
February 11, 2012
 

Weekly Scholarship Winner: Mark Helleckson

Mark HellecksonCongratulations to University of Nevada, Reno student Mark Helleckson, our latest Weekly “Three Sentence Essay” Scholarship winner! There are certain texts that are synonymous with the classroom—To Kill A Mockingbird, The … Read More

written by
Sean Castillo
February 10, 2012
 
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