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Dealing with Impostor Syndrome in College

Do you feel like your successes are undeserved, that you just got lucky? And that everyone will figure this out? Here’s how to beat back the insecurity.

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National Nonprofit Day: Students Making a Difference

Each of these 6 college students had a personal experience that pointed out something that needed to change. Now, they’re making change happen.  

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7 Thought-Provoking TED Talks About Education

How can we improve our schools and provide opportunities for all students? These inspiring talks will give you a new perspective on education in the U.S.

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25 Most Inspirational College Graduation Speeches

Advice and life lessons—from Stephen Colbert, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Chadwick Boseman, and more—to inspire you long after you’ve tossed your cap in the air.

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10 Powerful Maya Angelou Quotes to Inspire You

In honor of the legacy she left behind, we share with you 10 of the most inspiring quotes from Maya Angelou herself.

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An Alternative Spring Break Experience: Volunteering  

Looking for an alternative to the party scene for your spring break adventures? Check out these volunteering opportunities for college students.

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Why Is Black History Month Celebrated in February?

Here's why Black History Month is celebrated in February—plus an inspirational look at influential literary works by Toni Morrison, Malcom X, and more.

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New Year’s Resolutions: 5 Tips for College Students

Keep up with your resolutions even when school is back in session. Here, 5 tips to help you follow through on your goals for the New Year.

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Student Athlete Discovers the Power of a Nurturing Community

University of Toronto graduate student Kaleb Leach attributes his academic success and scholarship-winning football prowess to those who supported him.

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Turning Dentist’s Office Trauma Into a Career Path

San Francisco State senior Valerie Escobar finds motivation both in a harrowing experience with the dentist and her sorority’s community service.

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First Generation Student Thrives with Personalized Education

Berkeley senior Rita Guo reflects on the importance of investing in education and the struggles of students who do not receive support.

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5 Books You Should Read for Black History Month

Course Hero celebrates fundamental works of literature by African American writers who helped reshape history.