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Choosing a Major for YOU!

February 19th, 2014 by ebeck722

By: Jillian '15 Jillian Harrison

Choosing a major is a difficult decision. We spend most of our waking life working, so there are a lot of pressures that ride on the choice you make, such as how much education you’ll need, how much money you can expect to make, how in love with the work you will be, and how satisfied your parents will be with your choice. That’s a lot to think about, so let’s make it a little bit more simple by focusing on the most important aspect of that decision-making process: how in love with the work you will be. That’s right. How passionate you are about what you’ll be doing. Your best decision won't come from pleasing your parents or following the money. The best way to make a decision you won’t regret is to choose a career in something that you truly love, and here are 3 reasons why:

Choosing a Major

October 17th, 2013 by ebeck722

Emma Dauphinais

By: Emma '14

Congratulations – you have finally made it to college! After a long and grueling applications process, you have selected a university that matches you and your interests and that you expect will help you succeed. Such a weight off of your shoulders! Unfortunately, the easy part is over. Now, you have to focus your efforts on choosing a major.

Choosing a major is the most important decision you make at college. Your major is the reason why you are in college and it will prepare you for your future professional life after graduation. Your choice of a major is the difference between becoming a marine biologist or becoming a photographer, or between becoming a psychologist or becoming a mathematician. Your major can determine what you will be going to do for the rest of your life. And yes, I know that statement is rather scary.