Account Associate, Colleen Flickinger As the spring semester wraps up and we find ourselves quarantining at home, now is the perfect time to create a digital portfolio. Here are some tips to help you display your work in a simple and effective way, allowing employers to see that you are the right candidate for any… Continue reading Tips for Creating an Impressive Ad/PR Digital Portfolio
Account Associate, Marisa Cameron As full-time students at a large university, everyone’s schedule is crazy. Some days you go straight from classes, to your internship, to your job. You’re moving non-stop until all of a sudden, the movement stops. Your job is temporarily closed, your internship’s events are cancelled or moved remotely, and you moved… Continue reading Staying Active While the World Is Put on Pause
Account Associate, Lauren Edwards Since being told to leave campus and sent back to your homes to continue the semester remotely, our busy lives at Penn State have come to a screeching halt. At first, and maybe still, you probably felt frustrated—not used to being quarantined at home with nothing to do and no social… Continue reading How to Make Home Feel Like Campus: Getting Into a Quarantine Routine
Account Associate, Tessa Rossetti Making the transition to online classes can make it difficult to stay productive and on task. There can be a lot of distractions with parents around and the temptation to give up and binge watch Netflix. However, by following some helpful tips, working from home can be a lot easier. Make… Continue reading Staying Motivated at Home
Hailey Blanchard, Account Associate COVID-19 has completely dominated the news cycle for weeks and will probably continue to do so for a while. There have been many events that have been cancelled due to COVID-19 like Penn State’s very own Career Fair for the College of Communications. For any college student, the cancellation of career… Continue reading Ways to Utilize Your Free Time: Job Search Edition
Stephanie Libertucci, Account Associate Just like that, scheduling season is upon us again, and the scramble to figure out classes has begun. Figuring out what classes to take, especially general education credits, can be an overwhelming task considering the amount of options Penn State has. It’s so hard to tell from a short description on… Continue reading Favorite Classes That I Have Taken at Penn State
Martina Yee, Account Associate Who doesn’t love a good snack break? While studying can be boring and tedious, it is always good to keep yourself energized and productive with some delicious snacks. But what kind of snacks should you eat during your study session? While junk foods may be tempting to grab and chow on,… Continue reading Healthy Snacks to Have While Studying
Julija Paskevicius, Account Associate With the transition to online classes, you’ll find yourself getting easily distracted and not on top of things as you usually are. While it’s great to set your own hours and have extra free time, it's easy to fall behind. Here are six tips to keep you focused and motivated to… Continue reading 6 Tips on How to Succeed in Remote Classes
"What is your major?" This might be the most frequently asked question you’ll hear throughout your college career. Some students come to school with their minds already made up, while others take their time to try out different Gen Eds before selecting the right course of study for them. Either way, feeling confident in your major and knowing it is the right fit for you might be the most important factor along your path to success after graduation!
The streets of State College are filled with students hurrying back and forth from apartments to classes, alumni visiting their old favourite spots, and visiting parents and prospective freshmen checking out the latest Penn State gear. Setting the backdrop of the constant activity of State College are dozens of locally owned businesses that line the packed sidewalks and offer to its customers their favorite meals, a new outfit, or the perfect gift to bring home as a surprise for the weekend.