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The vital report online students should be checking

There is one vital report that online students, and really any student at NDSU, should be checking.  In order to successfully progress towards graduation you need to know what classes you still need to complete.  This may leave you wondering "What classes...

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Five ways to maintain study habits while on vacation

Taking a vacation or a few days off for a holiday break often means a vacation from studying. Taking a vacation from studying can be a refreshing way to reenergize your study habits. If you are an online student who will be going on vacation, don’t...

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In the news: West Fargo school district first to participate in NDSU leadership program

Featured in: NDSU News, on 08/14/14

This summer, the West Fargo School District became the first school district in North Dakota to participate in a new Leadership Academy model master’s degree program offered through NDSU. In addition, NDSU joined the...

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The Role of Positive Youth Development in Youth-Related Activities.

Each summer there are a variety of youth activities designed to educate and entertain youth who are on summer break from school. In addition to educating and entertaining youth, these programs play an important role in their development. Joel Hektner,...

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Don’t Break the Bank: An Essential Guide to Buying Textbooks

With fall classes right around the corner many students will be faced with the decision of where to buy books and may be overwhelmed with the options. Below, we have provided a synopsis of a few major textbook providers for NDSU freshman students or...

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Our Most Popular Professional Development Classes: Which One is Right for You

When looking to further education, it is important that you choose the right professional development to fit your needs. Last year, over 4,800 teachers took professional development courses with us! With over 350 courses, these are our most popular...

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Reflection

I am in my last week here at NDSU’s Office of Distance and Continuing Education. I have learned so much in my short time here and for my last intern blog post I’d like to share some of it with you with three things I have learned and three things I...

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Simplify Your Life Week

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Simplify Your Life Week is the first week of August. De-clutter this week before the start of fall semester by checking out some of these blogs that can get you organized at home, school and work, simplifying your life:

Organizing Made Fun has articles...

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International Friendship Day

Celebrate International Friendship Day, this July 30th, by connecting with friends you have met during your college career – online, abroad or on-campus. Share your favorite pics of college friends or studies abroad on Twitter or Facebook with...

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in the news: Music education symposium draws nationwide participation

Featured in: NDSU News on July 22 2014

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The fourth bi-annual Music Education Summer Symposium is scheduled July 28 to Aug. 1 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. on the NDSU campus. The symposium is a weeklong event for music teachers nationwide to come together,...

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Blah Blah Blogs!

 

I have always thought of blogs simply as a way for some people to have online rant sessions or bore people with a log of their day-to-day routines. How very wrong I was. There is a whole world of blogs out there with a lot of interesting and useful...

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STEM Kids Camp Update: There is Still Time to Register

With the 2014 NDSU STEM Kids Camp well underway, the positive comments are already rolling in from students and parents alike! Parents are excited that the material is engaging the minds of their children while the students themselves are thrilled to be...

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An Unexpected Insight

Almost every student has doubts about their choice of major. It is such a huge investment and time commitment it makes it hard not to have some worry or doubt. I am no exception to this. I have switched my major twice during my college career and I...

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Five ways to maintain study habits while on vacation

Tomorrow is Independence Day.  Independence Day is a time to celebrate.  Many people celebrate by taking a vacation.  Taking a vacation from studying can be a refreshing way to reenergize your study habits. If you are an online student who will be going...

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Raise your GPA with a few simple tools

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Raise your GPA with a few simple tools.  For example, do you know what your instructor's "Chair Seven" is? Find the answer in our online How to Study and Succeed in College class. The online How to Study and Succeed class...

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