Archive for the ‘RED FLAGS’ Category

Tips to land a summer job

Summer is here and you need to make some extra cash. While your friends and family are making money at their jobs or internships, you are struggling to find work. If this sounds like you, know that it’s not too late to find a summer job. Here are some tips to finding a summer job! […]

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The Do’s and Don’ts of Prepping for Finals

How many times have you thought to yourself, “I wish I started this earlier” or “I feel terrible”, or are just plain running off the fumes of Redbull and coffee?  With Finals looming, what can you do to best prep yourself to be most successful? Group Studying:  For many people, this takes out the procrastination […]

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Major of the Week: Theatre Studies (Acting Concentration)

http://lecatr.people.wm.edu/majorslearn.html  

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Major of the Week: Biology

Is Biology the correct major for you? Want to switch to a Biology major? The Biology Department offers undergraduate Bachleor of Science (B.S.) degrees in Biology, Molecular Biology, Biology with a concentration in Education, Biology with a concentration in Environmental Science. Decide Biology after you are almost graduating? Don’t worry there is a one-year certificate program […]

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Major of the Week: Child Advocacy and Policy

Major of the Week is back! This Week: Child Advocacy and Policy (CHAD) The main goal of child advocates is to reduce harm or risk to children. Many students who obtain bachelor’s degree in Child Advocacy and Policy seek employment with DCPP or formally known as DYFS or students work in adoption agencies, foster care […]

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So Now What Do I Do?

Post Suspension/Dismissal Appeal Approval We are hoping by this time that you are excited, but that you are aware of the sensitivity that comes along with readmission.  You’ve leaped the suspension/dismissal hurdle, so now what?!?  You’ve been granted a third chance for whatever reason, so what are you going to do to take advantage of this opportunity? […]

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The 12 Days Before the End of Finals (2nd Day)

On the 2nd day before the end of finals, my advisor reminded me. . . Of the two types of advisors . Montclair State wants their students to be on the right path to success therefor each student is given TWO advisors to ensure that success. Advisors assist students transition into their new learning environment, guide […]

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12 Days Before the End of Finals (3rd Day)

On the 3rd day before the end of finals, my advisor reminded me. . . Of the three types of learners . . . Since everyone learns differently it is important for you to understand your specific learning style. This will help you be more efficient when tackling the books to retain an entire semester […]

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12 Days before Finals End (4th Day)

12 Days Before the End of Finals (4th Day) On the 4th day before the end of finals, my Advisor reminded me… Of the 4 construction projects… “There can sometimes be bumpy roads and obstacles on the road to graduation.” Much like the road to graduation, the roads on the Montclair State University campus may […]

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The 12 Days before Finals End (5th Day)

On the 5th day before the end of finals, my Advisor reminded me… Of the 5 Common Holds… Are you stuck, no classes for the Spring?!? Can’t request an official transcript?  What are the 5 most common holds? (by no means the only ones I promise!) 5.) “Faculty Advisement Needed” What not to do: Ignore it; they […]

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