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Wise Words

Wise Words offers tips, perspectives and insight into topics of interest to the general public.

The start of a new school year generally spurs a bit of anxiety to students – especially for those about to enter a new...

The application interview for prospective graduate school students can make the difference between being a contender on paper and actually getting accepted. Today, Wise Words...

The undergraduate college essay can be a source of stress for prospective students. Many of us can relate to the angst of trying to...

While we prepare to celebrate Independence Day on July 4, you might be interested to know that the Second Continental Congress actually approved a...

The rigor of the undergraduate college selection/admission process is well-known. But if you ask people to explain what it takes to select and be admitted...

As students approach the end of the school year/semester, you can sense the anticipatory joy that fills the school hallways and classrooms. But this...

Everyone has stress in their lives. And the sources are many. It can be the seemingly endless nights of crying babies; the increased job workload...

It’s that time of year again -- the weather turns warmer, the grass is green and the birds are chirping in the morning. But...

Your favorite team has just won the championship game. You join with your fellow exuberant fans in celebrating the victory. High fives are exchanged....

Many people say students today are more aware of the world around them than at any time in history. The technological boom in the...