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Faith And Family Empower Online Degree Student

Posted by Saint Leo University Online on Apr 14, 2016 8:00:00 AM

Online student Aurelia Lamanna has embraced financial and health hardships as she prepares for her vocation as a religious sister.

College had seemed like a distant dream as serious financial and health obstacles stood in Aurelia Lamanna’s way.

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Topics: Academic Success

From Cirque du Soleil To Saint Leo Online Degree Program

Posted by Saint Leo University Online on Apr 11, 2016 8:00:00 AM

Saint Leo online degree program prepared Las Vegas performer, Nick MacLeod, for his second act.

The first time Nick MacLeod saw a Cirque du Soleil performance as a child, all he could think about was becoming part of the show. The lights, the acrobatics, the spectacular costumes — it inspired him to train hard with the hope that one day he, too, would have the opportunity to entertain an audience of thousands nightly.

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Topics: Academic Success

#SaintLeo Game Face Photo Contest

Posted by Saint Leo University Online on Mar 17, 2016 8:00:00 AM

With March Madness in full swing, it’s a great time to show your Saint Leo pride! Share a photo of yourself in your green-and-gold glory and be eligible to win high-tech prizes!

You know what they say about the month of March, don’t you?

“March comes in like a lion.”

That’s because March Madness comes roaring into your living room, right?

Sorry, basketball fans, but no. The real meaning behind the phrase has more to do with the Leo the Lion constellation becoming visible in the Northern Hemisphere than it does with Selection Sunday and filling out brackets. (Which is pretty cool for Saint Leo Lions, anyway.)

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Topics: Saint Leo News

3 Tips To Know When Choosing A Major

Posted by Saint Leo University Online on Mar 14, 2016 8:00:00 AM

Even for adult learners, choosing the right online degree program can be challenging. Here are some tips and free career guides that may help.

When you’re a child, talking about what you want to be when you grow up is a fun way to stretch your imagination. Maybe you’ll travel to Mars, have your own television show or play for your favorite football team.

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Topics: Getting Started

10 Editing Tips To Punch Up Your Writing

Posted by Saint Leo University Online on Mar 3, 2016 8:00:00 AM

Here are 10 simple editing tips you can apply to your next essay or research paper.

Ernest Hemingway wrote standing at his Royal Quiet de Luxe, which he kept on a bookshelf in his Havana home.

Nonetheless, this popular quote describing the hard work of writing is attributed to him:

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Topics: Academic Success

Race Against Time: When Your Only Alternative Is To Cram For An Exam

Posted by Saint Leo University Online on Feb 25, 2016 8:00:00 AM

It can happen to even the most experienced online student and skillful time manager: you run out of time to study and the exam is tomorrow. Here are seven tips to help.

You’re a firm believer that if you’re not 10 minutes early for an appointment, you’re late.

You’re always the first one in your class to respond to a discussion post. 

You study the course syllabi at the beginning of every term and map out your workload for the weeks to come, including scheduling extra study time the week before the final exam.

But the days leading up to exams this term got away from you.

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Topics: Study Skills

5 Warm And Fuzzy Reasons Adults Love Online Degree Programs

Posted by Saint Leo University Online on Feb 11, 2016 8:00:00 AM

Employment statistics and earning potential aside, in the spirit of Valentine’s Day, here are a few reasons that can’t be measured why busy working adults love online learning.

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, candy hearts, boxes of chocolate and red roses are being sold by the billions.

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Topics: Getting Started

Digging In: 5 Tips For Getting Started On A College Paper

Posted by Saint Leo University Online on Feb 8, 2016 8:00:00 AM

Even if you are a strong writer, a college-level paper can be daunting. Here’s advice from an expert on taking the first steps – conducting solid research.

If you recently enrolled in an online degree program, you could be staring into the face of your first college research paper. And if the bulk of your writing until now has consisted primarily of text messages and to-do lists, your palms understandably could be a bit sweaty.

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Topics: Study Skills

Saint Leo Online Degree Programs Rank Among U.S. News Best

Posted by Saint Leo University Online on Jan 25, 2016 8:00:00 AM

Bachelor’s programs and several graduate programs included in 2016 “Best Online Programs” ranking.

U.S. News and World Report has published its 2016 list of the nation’s best online degree programs, and Saint Leo’s bachelor’s programs place in the top 15 percent of schools surveyed nationwide on the annual “Best Online Programs” ranking.

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Topics: Saint Leo News

Over 50 And Back To School

Posted by Saint Leo University Online on Jan 7, 2016 8:00:00 AM

With two of her children in college, Cheryl Wojcickij finds that Saint Leo’s online programs enable her to add education to her own busy schedule.

Three people in Cheryl Wojcickij’s family are working on college degrees: her two children, Alexander and Natalie, ages 21 and 20, respectively, and Cheryl, who recently turned 50.

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Topics: Getting Started

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