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The Rising Popularity of Student Career Service Centers

Assumption College Undergraduate

Deciding what to do with your business degree is a process most business students go through regardless of degree concentration. While there are many resources that offer guidance to students starting their career, an increasing number of undergraduates are relying on career service centers for their professional development. According to the Class of 2014 Student […]

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November 25th, 2014

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Journalist Dana Goldstein Covers Wide Swath in New Education Book

Assumption College Undergraduate

Whether you’re in high school considering a career in teaching, or a classroom teacher, parent or administrator, there is plenty of insight and history to consider in a new book from journalist Dana Goldstein: The Teacher Wars: A History of America’s Most Embattled Profession. Goldstein offers a very rich, balanced account of how America came […]

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November 18th, 2014

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Specializing within your psychology major

Assumption College Undergraduate

Students pursue a bachelor’s degree in psychology for a number of reasons. Some like listening and helping others. Others enjoy the deep dive into understanding human behavior. Whether you have known exactly what you want to do since you learned what a psychologist was, or you’re still trying to figure out where you’re headed with […]

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November 13th, 2014

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10 Ways to Become a Better Biologist Without Leaving Worcester, MA

Assumption College Undergraduate

The best way to get better at anything is to practice. The best way to learn is in surrounding yourself with experts, mentors and other people who are passionate and knowledgeable about their fields.  Biology students at Assumption College can get that practice and build those relationships in different places all over the city of […]

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November 11th, 2014

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Boosting early language and literacy

Assumption College Undergraduate

When researchers who study early literacy and language talk about the “30 million words gap,” they are referring to a landmark education study from 20 years ago that found that by age 3, children from low-income families have heard 30 million fewer words than more affluent children, putting them at an educational disadvantage before they […]

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November 6th, 2014

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The best jobs for business degree majors and how they are determined

Assumption College Undergraduate

You have decided to pursue a degree in business. It may have taken you a while to decide on this major, or perhaps you’ve known business was your calling all of your life. When it comes to choosing a specific career in the business field, a variety of considerations may affect your choice. And your […]

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November 4th, 2014

Posted in Business

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