How to write an academic article

Academic articles are categorized as either original, theoretical or review articles. The original articles comprise of reports and detail research results of an academic. Theoretical articles on the other hand are those that entail theory formulation grounded on research. In review articles, an academic conducts a critical review of work already published. It is important to determine the type of academic article one wants to write before beginning in order to enable compliance with writing conventions.

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Spiceing up a drab doorm room

As a college freshman I was a bit shocked when I first walked into my dorm room. Bland would be a kind term to describe what the room looked like. It quickly became apparent I needed a few dorm room ideas for decorating and making things more comfortable. So I did what most college freshmen do. I ask my fellow students what to do! Combining the best ideas I managed to eventually end of with a livable room that expressed my tastes without infringing on my roommate tastes and ideas.

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Art Education

Art Education Degrees from Academy of Art University combine theory and practice to create a one-of-a-kind program.

An Art Education degree offers the most comprehensive and versatile education in the visual arts that art education schools can provide by:

  • Refining perceptual, problem solving and aesthetic valuing skills
  • Connecting communication and visual literacy skills
  • Expanding cultural and historical perspective
  • Extending and applying the visual arts across other disciplines and real world experience

Through the Art Education curriculum students learn to reflect on their learning process and apply these insights to future teaching in a variety of venues. Students from the Art Education school will graduate with a Visual Arts Portfolio and a Presentation Journal of Reflective Practice and Lesson Plans.

Nursing Schools

Nursing Schools

The number of people taking the nursing career path has been on the rise in the recent past. This has led to the emergence of a number of institutions offering nursing courses. This makes it hard for potential students to choose a nursing school. To help pick the best one, a survey on a number of aspects should be carried out.

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Four Reasons College Students Need a Credit Card

Four Reasons College Students Need a Credit Card

College is a formidable time in your child’s life. For most, college is the first time a child gets a taste of being financially dependent—even if that’s just working a part-time job and using the paycheck to pay for groceries, coffee runs, and gas. Regardless of whether a child’s financial independence is marginal or large, college is the perfect setting for kids to develop a responsible relationship with finances. (more…)

How the financial crisis has affected interest rates

How the financial crisis has affected interest rates

The financial crisis was partially brought about by a long period of low mortgage rates in the 1990′s and part of the 2000′s in the United States. Many home buyers were able to buy their homes using mortgages with adjustable rates, which started out with a low rate for the first two years and were thereafter adjusted to the prevailing market rate. The buyers expected the value of their homes to continue to appreciate, so that they could continue repaying their mortgages at a low rate.

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How to select the perfect job applicant

How to select the perfect job applicant

Maybe you are still a bit new in the HR department, and you have just been informed that you are going to join the interviewing panel so as to select the best candidate for the job. This may be an anxious moment for you, as you not only have to do the job well, but also prove to the rest of the interviewing panel and company directors as well that you are competent enough to make vital decisions in the company. Even if you will be the only interviewer, here is how to select the perfect job applicant: (more…)

The Most Important College Event

The Most Important College Event

There are various events important for college students.  Freshmen Orientation, the very first final exam, final exams in general, the first day in cafeteria, Homecoming, and of course Graduation. However, in reality Spring Break is the single most important event in the life of majority of college students in the United States of America!

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