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4 Reasons You Should Keep in Touch with Professors

You are finishing your final classes and saying goodbyes to roommates and friends. You are just weeks away from your next steps in life. While everyone promises to stay in touch, it’s actually a good idea to maintain a few key relationships, especially with your instructors. Here are just four great reasons to keep in…

What is PTK?

You may have seen the posters around campus – “Join PTK.” It sounds like a secret society, and looks like a big deal… but what is it? And why should you join? We answer some of the most frequently asked questions here. What is PTK? Phi Theta Kappa (or PTK) is the international honor society…

Why Our Students Chose Community College

You are ready to start looking at continuing your education and attending college. What you are looking for may be different than your classmates. Either way community colleges offer a lot of positive aspects. Hear directly from current and former students what makes them positive they have made the right decision in starting at Iowa…

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Becoming a Graphic Designer: What You Need to Know

Is creativity important to you but not the trope of a starving artist?  Graphic design is an in-demand career that harnesses creativity and can provide an excellent living.  As a graphic designer you’ll hone your imagination to assist a wide range of clients to communicate through visuals.  Here’s what you need to know about becoming…

Is a Career as an Athletic Trainer Right for You?

  What do you picture when you think of an athletic trainer?  If you picture someone on the sidelines of your favorite sports team who rushes out on the court when an athlete gets injured, you wouldn’t be wrong, but there’s much more to the career than meets the eye.  We’ve laid out all the information you need to determine if a…

Can you take Continuing Ed classes if you are a full-time student?

You are a full-time student, but there are so many areas you want to explore. You have perused the college catalog, but you have also seen courses offered as adult education… and they look kind of fun. (Hello, photography!) You wonder – is it OK to take these classes, even if you are already taking…

What Can You Do with a Degree in Equine Management?

Are you passionate about horses? Do you find yourself spending more time in the horse barn than you do indoors? Have you been riding since you were a kid? Don’t hang up your saddle just because you are graduating from high school. You can turn your love of horses into a career path tailored to…

How You Benefit when you Take Virtual Classes

Have you been thinking recently about ways to advance your career? Has your boss suggested that you broaden your skillset and learn new competencies? You would like to take a class or two, but you wonder how people find the time to fit classes into their busy schedules. Online learning may be the answer. In…

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