5 great reasons why should join student bodies in school

5 great reasons why should join student bodies in school

Student bodies are a common thing in any school environment. It’s a gathering of like-minded people with a goal and some level of organization. Often we meet students who plan on being hermits. There’s always that one guy who minds his business and doesn’t want to belong to any group that’ll “waste his time.” This decision, …

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Are extra-curricular activities important for students?

Are extra-curricular activities important for students?

It’s normal to enter the university and see students who are all about class. For them, any thing that doesn’t directly add to semester grades takes several back seats. It’s not a bad way to go neither is it the best way. Personally, I wasn’t much of an extra-curricular guy at first but this changed …

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20 killer smartphone apps every student should have

20 killer smartphone apps every student should have

If you’re reading this post, there’s a great chance you’re doing so from a smartphone. Technology has come a long way and smartphones are part of our daily lives. In our last article, we saw some smartphone tips to supercharge studying. Mobile applications offer extra functionalities for a richer user experience. Applications keep increasing so …

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5 smartphone tips to supercharge your study life

5 smartphone tips to supercharge your study life

The smartphone is one of the blessings of this internet age. Talk about having mini computers in our hands, these mini-machines have the potential to supercharge our daily lives. It weakens me whenever I meet people who barely use their phone up to 50% of its true power. It feels like only using a small …

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How reading job vacancies can help you plot a career path

How reading job vacancies can help you plot a career path

It’s easy to not know of happenings in the professional world when you’re an undergraduate. This naivety fades when you read, interact with professionals, or get a helpful mentor. Sadly, many graduate without knowing what to expect until they are out of school. But that can change by reading through relevant job vacancies. What are …

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Dear undergrad, start planning for life after school now

Dear undergrad, start planning for life after school now

Dearest undergrad, I write this letter to inform you of something important. Many of us missed this in our time and sadly, many are still getting it wrong today. Please start planning for life after school now. There’s no time. Every day you sleep and wake up, another day of your life is gone. You …

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Is it possible to write an exam without cheating?

Is it possible to write an exam without cheating?

Is it possible to write an exam without cheating? Sometime in my third year, I wrote this killer math exam. Not like it was nothing a student won’t pass with good study, I was not prepared for it. Simple, no excuses. It became so bad my seatmate noticed my blank slate of an exam script. …

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NNPC/SNEPCo 2017 National University Scholarship

NNPC/SNEPCo 2017 National University Scholarship

Here is another scholarship opportunity for you to try your hands on. As expected, all the requirements are within the list of must-have documents for any scholarship in Nigeria we treated earlier. From what I learnt, the website is having slight issues so it doesn’t work all the time. You may have to try it …

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7 great ways to spend ASUU strike or any holiday period

7 great ways to spend ASUU strike or any holiday period

It’s no longer news that winter is here ASUU has gone on strike. There’s no idea how short this will last but going by this meeting, expect another week. Yeah, I can relate with how annoying the trend is. Take it from someone who’s sat at least a year of strike actions put together. Looking …

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Top 7 side-hustles for undergraduates in Nigeria

Top 7 side-hustles for undergraduates in Nigeria

I had this friend in school who had a knack for doing business. He knew how to sew clothes and made clothes for many students. For him, making money came relatively easy. He once had a contract to make printed T-shirts for some student bodies. Suffice to say, he made a nice traditional attire for …

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