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This blog was started to help my own university students get ahead in my courses. Now, It’s for everyone! 

The mission is simple: to make difficult university-level concepts … simple!

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Latest Articles For College Students:



How to Write an Introduction that will Wow your Teacher

Practical tips on how to write an introduction for your next essay.

How to Prevent Procrastination while Studying

Here are 11 science-based tips on how to stay focused on your studies.

Tips for Going to College After 30

You’ll be surprised how many people over 30 are heading to college.

The Differences Between High School and College

Are you about to head to college? Here’s what to expect.

How to Take Lecture Notes that Help you Study

Taking good notes will help you get better grades. These are my tips.

Should you get Grammarly? Here’s my Opinion.

I take a look at the arguments on both sides of this topic.

How to Write a Dissertation that’ll win you Top Grades

It can be daunting. But follow this advice and you’ll be on your way to success.

How to Choose a Microscope for College Level Courses

Here’s what to look for when you need to buy a microscope for college.

How to Choose a Calculator for College Level Courses

Learn about how to choose financial and graphing calculators for college.

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