Monthly Archives: March 2009

Planning For A Major! Part 2

In the previous post, I wrote about the importance of declaring a major. This post will concentrate on how declaring a major will affect your college career.  It is okay if you are undeclared, you do not need to panic! … Continue reading

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Planning For A Major! part 1

So you are enrolled in college and taking classes, but have you declared a major? If you have, great! If not, you are not alone! It is natural to be a bit apprehensive about choosing a major. Although every student … Continue reading

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Volunteer! Part 3

PLACES TO LOOK TO GET STARTED As promised, here are a few places that often have volunteer work available. (depending on your interests). Remember that this list is only a fraction of the opportunities that exist. If your interests do … Continue reading

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Volunteer! Part 2

HOW TO GET STARTED You’ve decided that you want to volunteer, but where do you begin? How do you get started? Most people will volunteer doing something that is something of interest or passion. Chances are you will enjoy the … Continue reading

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Volunteer! Part 1

When talking with students about finding an internship or job, I will often ask to look at the latest version of his or her resume. This is a natural step, right? The resume is the standard way of introducing oneself … Continue reading

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We Have a Budget…Now What? Part 2

OK, the country has seen better economic times,what does this all mean? How will all this affect you, the student? Besides the obvious increase in taxes you will pay, all Californians will enjoy fewer services from social programs and will … Continue reading

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We Have a Budget…Now What? Part 1

California Budget Passes As many of you may already know, the United States as a nation faces many tough challenges which may affect all Americans over the next several years. The ongoing war in Iraq/Afghanistan, the energy crisis, growing concerns … Continue reading

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