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Ask Angela: Slaying The Procrastination Dragon

Ask Angela: Slaying The Procrastination Dragon

Ask Angela

January 29, 2015


Filed under Ask Angela, Campus, Top Stories

Dear Ultimate Procrastinator, As the queen of your people, I understand procrastinating like you would not believe. I am a full time student, have a part time job and I run the Viewpoint. I know how easy it is to skip the difficult projects and focus on the fun ones...until the day before it's due....

Younglife College Club Debuts At Northeast

Younglife College Club Debuts At Northeast

September 5, 2014


Filed under Activities, Top Stories

A new club called Younglife College is getting together every Tuesday at Northeast Community College.  The club is a way for new students to meet other students on campus and explore the Bible. The September 16 meeting is a flag football event at TaHaZouka Park in Norfolk. Interested students should...

Is college still worth it? Pew research says yes

Don Lee

February 11, 2014


Filed under Lifestyles

WASHINGTON — High unemployment has left many Americans questioning whether the soaring cost of college makes it a good bargain for today’s young adults. But there’s strong evidence that a four-year degree pays off — and in some ways that may be even more so for the current generation. New...

The student loan crisis: How middle-class kids get hammered

Sarah Amandolare

February 11, 2014


Filed under Lifestyles

Last October, in between arguments over the debt ceiling, the federal government somehow found time to send me an email. My student loan payment was 70 days past due, the message read, so the government had negatively reported me to each major credit bureau and would continue to report me until my account...

Does a college degree lead to good jobs and happiness? Or to debt and regret?

Does a college degree lead to good jobs and happiness? Or to debt and regret?

February 11, 2014


Filed under Lifestyles

Chicago Tribune Thursday, Dec. 26: Higher education is one of the more expensive investments many people will ever make. The average cost of a year in college, including tuition, fees, room and board, now runs about $23,000 — enough to buy a new car. Graduates typically leave with $30,000 each...

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