Florida Trend NEXT: Show Me the Money

By | 2017-04-28T07:32:40+00:00 December 21st, 2008|Categories: Blog, Samples|Tags: , , , , , , , |

News Flash: If you want to go to college or career school and you meet the admission requirements, you have few excuses not to go. There is a ton of financial aid in the form of scholarships, loans, grants and special programs to help you pay for your education. Here’s the lowdown on the money up for grabs. To [...]

Florida Trend NEXT: Resources for Undocumented Students

By | 2008-12-21T15:33:36+00:00 December 21st, 2008|Categories: Blog, Samples|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Jackie Garcia* graduated from an Orlando high school in May 2007, but the honor roll student can’t afford to pay for out-of-state tuition at the local community college. Although Jackie has lived in the United States since she was a young girl, she has to pay out-of-state tuition because of her undocumented status. Jackie is not alone. Around [...]

Florida Trend NEXT: Hot Jobs

By | 2017-04-28T07:32:41+00:00 December 21st, 2008|Categories: Blog, Samples|Tags: , , , , , |

When you’re focused on homework, after-school jobs and standardized tests, who has time to think about — or plan for — a future career? Most high school students don’t have any idea about what they want ‘to be’ when they grow up. But high school gives you the chance to explore all kinds of subjects. What are your [...]

Student Leader: It’s a Green Thing

By | 2017-04-28T07:32:41+00:00 April 1st, 2007|Categories: Blog, Samples|Tags: , , |

Collegiate environmental groups make a difference Recycling? Check. Clean ups? Check. Fun? Check! Across the state, collegiate groups are taking environmental matters into their own hands by hosting earth-changing events, clean ups, and demonstrations. Here are a few organizations that Mother Nature would be proud of. Eckerd College What: From doing regular clean-up events to challenging the first shopping day of [...]

Student Leader: Layin’ Down the Law – Drafting a student bill of rights

By | 2017-04-28T07:32:48+00:00 March 4th, 2004|Categories: Blog, Samples|Tags: , , , |

Remember when hall passes were required to go anywhere in high school? Back then students had few rights. Fortunately, things are a little different in college. Colleges and universities around the country establish specific rights on paper, such as the freedom of expression and the right to assembly. For many, the thought of a student bill [...]