Academic Success Tips

Advice from an Alum: So it’s the end of the semester….

Finals are approaching.

In a perfect world, you have been organized, created a schedule, set achievable goals, studied a little every evening, attended office hours, and found time to exercise, sleep, and socialize.

Or, like I often found myself guilty …

By Samantha La Penna, Class of 2018, Legal Studies & English
Samantha La Penna, Class of 2018, Legal Studies & English Class of 2018, Legal Studies & English
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SBS College to Careers Class: Register now for Summer or Fall 2021

Earn Credit & De-Stress Your Career Planning!

Learn: How To Get Internships And Jobs 
Build: Your Network 
Create: a Polished Resume, Cover letter & LinkedIn Profile 
Get: Expert Advice in a Student-Friendly Setting 

Register for this highly useful and popular …

By Karen Miller
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The Myth of Multitasking, by Academic Dean Brousseau-Pereira

Published in the Daily Hampshire Gazette, 2/16/2021

I spent the morning in the parking lot of the vet’s office after a troubling weekend where we watched our three-legged dog struggle through her usual sniff and pee routine. She was clearly …

By Jackie Brousseau-Pereira
Jackie Brousseau-Pereira Academic Dean, Director of First Year Seminars Jackie Brousseau-Pereira
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Ella Reed ’21 Reflects on Her Time Triple-Majoring at CHC

By McKenna Premus

Ella Reed ’21 jumped right into her academic studies when she first came to the University of Massachusetts. Now with only weeks left until her graduation, Reed reflects on her time as an Honors student and an …

By Adrian Grace
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SBS Peer Advising Interns talk about some of their favorite classes

It is almost course selection time for the Fall! We asked some of our Peer Advising Interns in the Pathways Center to talk about a few of the classes they have taken during their time at UMass that they would …

By SBS Peer Advising Interns
SBS Peer Advising Interns
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The Benefits of Studying as a Group

As a student, you know already that studying is vital to your success. Of course, you could choose to study on your own, or you could join a study group. In this article, I will discuss five benefits that group …

By Dea Dizho - Vault
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