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College Esports at the University of the Cumberlands

The Thrilling World of College Esports: Competitive Video Gaming

Wed, 12/08/2021 - 3:09pm
If you're at all familiar with modern gaming, you've likely noticed the rapid rise of esports. This quickly growing industry promises something for everyone: exciting and accessible entertainment for spectators, marketing opportunities for game developers, and a whole lot of fun for gamers.
Right Time for Grad School - University of the Cumberlands

Right Time for Grad School: After Undergrad - or Later?

Mon, 11/01/2021 - 1:15pm
Grad school can lead to a variety of noteworthy benefits. Choosing the best time to attend, however, can be surprisingly tricky. Two main approaches are common: enrolling shortly after graduating with a bachelor's or waiting several years and getting work experience first.
The Do’s and Don’ts to a Good College Transition

The Do’s and Don'ts to a Good College Transition

Thu, 10/28/2021 - 11:33am
It wasn’t always easy, but I’ve found ways to make Cumberlands my second home. I am confident that anyone can make this transition, regardless if you grew up 10 miles away or 10,000 miles away. That being said, here are a few guidelines of choices to make (and mistakes to avoid) that can make the college transition easier.
17 Fun and Productive Ideas to Amp Up College Winter Break - UC

17 Fun and Productive Ideas to Amp Up College Winter Break

Fri, 10/15/2021 - 1:15pm
Winter break provides a wonderful opportunity to rest and recharge after a busy fall semester. The holiday season can feel like a whirlwind, but in all likelihood, you'll still find plenty of downtime once you've completed fall term's papers and exams. Now, a new challenge will emerge: deciding how to use all that extra time.
9 Important Life Lessons Taught by Coaches - University of the Cumberlands

9 Quintessential Life Lessons Taught by Coaches

Thu, 09/30/2021 - 1:15pm
Think of the most inspiring people in your life. Who comes to mind? You might picture family members, teachers, or faith leaders, but what about your childhood or high school coaches?
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MBA Right for You? Alternative Business Degrees - Univ of the Cumberlands

Is an MBA Right for You? Alternative Business Degrees

Mon, 09/20/2021 - 1:15pm
When most people think of postgraduate education in the business field, a Master of Business Administration (MBA) is often the program that comes to mind. While an MBA degree can certainly be a beneficial choice for many business professionals, an MBA program is far from the only postgraduate business program available.
Traditional vs Online Undergrad: How to Choose - Univ of the Cumberlands

Traditional vs Online Undergrad: How to Choose

Tue, 08/31/2021 - 2:00pm
The demand for online undergraduate education has exploded, but those considering this path towards a degree need to understand what it means. Here is a closer look at online undergrad degrees and how they compare to traditional on-campus options.
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Zoom Fatigue and Why It Matters: Know the Facts

Tue, 05/18/2021 - 10:00am
When you’ve finished your last Zoom call for the day, you find yourself completely exhausted. What’s up with that? You could be suffering from Zoom fatigue, also referred to as virtual fatigue or Zoom exhaustion.
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Embrace the Outdoors with These 12 Exciting College Summer Jobs

Tue, 04/20/2021 - 10:00am
Summer is the best time to earn money while going to college. As you start applying for summer jobs, keep the following outdoorsy opportunities in mind.
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15 Christian Podcasts Students Can Download to Enrich Their Faith

Tue, 04/06/2021 - 10:00am
A variety of Bible podcasts encourage college students to explore and grow in their faith, all while finding plenty of insight and entertainment. Check out these 15 Christian podcast suggestions.
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Do's and Don'ts for Social Media as a Job Seeker

Tue, 03/30/2021 - 10:00am
Social media can be a big help in your job search, but it can also backfire and keep you from getting hired. Here are some do's and don'ts of social media that will help guide you as you build a presence that will attract the right kind of job opportunities.
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12 Must-Read Books for Students Who Want to Focus More on Christian Faith

Tue, 03/23/2021 - 10:00am
As you head to college, how can you keep your faith strong? Add these must-read books to your list as you head off to school.