5 Ways to Stay Motivated During Finals Week

5 Ways to Stay Motivated During Finals Week

Finals week can be a true test of your academic stamina. By this point in the semester, you’re likely working double time to stay on top of your studies and maintain a positive mindset. As finals week quickly approaches, it’s key to find strategies to stay energized to succeed. Ways to stay motivated during finals week include focusing on your goals, following your study plan, and finding strategies to hold yourself accountable. Looking to successfully tackle your finals? Keep reading to learn five ways to stay motivated during finals week. 1. Stay motivated during finals week by remembering your goals Studying for your finals c ... Read More About 5 Ways to Stay Motivated During Finals Week

What is it Like to Attend Moravian College?

What is it Like to Attend Moravian College?

Samantha is a current senior at Moravian College. She is majoring in mathematics, and specializes in calculus tutoring, geometry tutoring, and a number of other subjects. Below, she shares her experience at Moravian College: Describe the campus setting and transportation options. Samantha: Moravian College is in the old picturesque town of Bethlehem, Pennsylvania where quaint shops line the streets. There’s a constant police presence on both the north and south campus of the school, so I feel safe all the time. I live on south campus, and it’s always quiet. The school provides a shuttle bus to transport the students between campu ... Read More About What is it Like to Attend Moravian College?

Where Will You Go Next? 3 Study Abroad Programs for Green Majors

Where Will You Go Next? 3 Study Abroad Programs for Green Majors

In this series, the Varsity Tutors Blog showcases unique study abroad programs that offer college students a world of educational possibilities. Have you participated in an unusual study abroad program? Let us know at blog@varsitytutors.com. Studying abroad offers you the unique chance to discover a new culture and expand your academics. Regardless of your major, there are engaging programs offered to students abroad. If you’re a prospective green major, there are a multitude of opportunities to advance your studies overseas. From Duke University’s conservation program in Australia to the University of California, Davis’ sus ... Read More About Where Will You Go Next? 3 Study Abroad Programs for Green Majors

One Student's Opinion of Harvard University

One Student's Opinion of Harvard University

Josef earned his bachelor’s degree in psychology from Harvard University. He specializes in psychology tutoring, Spanish tutoring, and a number of other subjects. Below, he shares his experience at Harvard University. Describe the campus setting and transportation options.  Josef: The college campus setting was inspiringly picturesque, boldly embodying through its historic architecture Harvard’s timeless global role as the foundational brick-and-mortar exemplar of Western education. Because the college was founded within and built around the city of Cambridge, Harvard’s unique Ivy League campus boasts both urban and su ... Read More About One Student's Opinion of Harvard University

3 Easy (and Educational) Thanksgiving Crafts for Kids

3 Easy (and Educational) Thanksgiving Crafts for Kids

The Thanksgiving holiday provides a special opportunity to encourage student reflection on all the things they’re thankful for, and craft projects are an excellent medium for children to make the most of this season. There are many easy—yet educational—Thanksgiving crafts for kids, including composing thankfulness poems, creating menus for a Thanksgiving meal, and designing gratitude cards. Keep reading to learn three easy (and educational) Thanksgiving crafts for kids. 1. Write a thankfulness poem Ask your child to write and illustrate a thankfulness poem, detailing what they’re grateful for this Thanksgiving. This T ... Read More About 3 Easy (and Educational) Thanksgiving Crafts for Kids