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  • Stress For College Students

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    Introduction “I will be so glad when this semester is over because school is stressing me to the max.” This is a quote that quite a few college students are familiar with and have probably said themselves. College can be a fun but also stressful time for students. They are focused on making sure they attend class and get passing grades so they can be successful and hopefully succeed in the next chapter of their life. Researchers at Columbia University and the University of San Diego conducted a study

  • The Health of College Students

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    Rob Geis, a current college student, explains, “A student is not at fault for unwanted weight gain. It is the college meal plans that cause the gain in weight. Many colleges require incoming freshmen to be on a meal plan” (Geis). Parents like the meal plans because they know their child is getting meals every day, but the plan does have its downsides. Geis believes that many students do not eat three meals every day. “If we don’t eat every meal we are given, we are wasting our money which was used

  • College Students and the Media

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    College Students and the Media With my initial research, I sought to find out whether or not college students were informed of the news in the community and world. My results were inconclusive, and through a case study (below) I shifted topics to the attitudes of college students towards the news-media. Through a case study, interviews, and surveys I found that college students have mixed views towards the news-media. The news-media influences how many people think on a certain topic

  • Advantages Of College Students

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    amongst many college students is the shortage of money. While this may be true, many college students are also running short on something else, time. With so much going on on and off-campus, its no wonder we feel overwhelmed when it comes to academics, work, a social life, and extra-curricular involvement. How can you balance your time when there never seems to be enough of it? Developing a routine may help you to discover other helpful tips for better managing your time as a college student. Your parents

  • College, Stress, and the Student

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    College, Stress and the Student Stress is no new phenomenon. It’s been around as long as man and has captivated scholars and physicians alike. With the growing demand for degrees in the professional world comes the growth of the number of college students. The relationship between stress and college students has become the subject of on-going research. Several studies show that stress in college students is increasing with time and the authors of those studies are attributing this to an increased

  • College Student Problems

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    is a problem. Student debt is a problem. Students’ picking an unhealthy lifestyle is a problem. The problems of college students are mostly spending their money on cigarettes and they don’t realize that students can be in debt. According to Tyler Kinhade a student in Temple University about 42% students who purchases cigarettes are most likely in debt cause of cigarettes. One pack of cigarettes can most about 5-7 dollars in one pack has about 20 cigarettes. Lets say a college student smoked about

  • Benefits for College Students

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    Benefits for College Students As a college student the highest priority is obtaining a degree, but having a great job during college can offer a lot of benefits and save a lot of money too. Many students wonder should they get a part time job while in college it might sound like a bad idea but there are many upsides to having a part time job while being a college student. Having a part time job as a college student could show employers that they are able to manage their time and priorities. Most

  • College Students and Alcohol

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    College Students and Alcohol College student drunkenness is far from new and neither are college and university efforts to control it. What is new, however, is the potential to make real progress on this age-old problem based on scientific research results. New research-based information about the consequences of high-risk college drinking and how to reduce it can empower colleges and universities, communities, and other interested organizations to take effective action. Hazardous drinking among

  • Cost Of College Students

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    The cost of being a college student can be very expensive. Besides tuition, the additional costs of being a college student is not discussed when signing up for college, nor does the average college student think about it. First time college students are the majority of students that are newly adults around the age of eighteen. Colleges don 't typically inform students on these additional costs are, the only inform them about tuition, cost to purchase a dorm about campus, and the cost of parking

  • Why College Students Should Students Go To College

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    “50% of entering college students” are undecided about their future careers. This fact informs the community about how high school graduates go to college without an intended major. Should a student go into college without having an idea of a future career? Many individuals question whether their child should go to college right after high school or to wait a couple semesters or years. Alternatively, national statistics state that at least “70.1 percent of new graduates” head to college right after high