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Author: David Pecoraro

What All New College Students Should Know About Drinking

Not every college student drinks alcohol, but many of them do, and that can lead to dangerous mistakes. After all, people don’t always talk about the ways that drinking can go wrong, which forces you to learn from experience. The safest thing to do is not to drink at all, but consuming alcohol is also quite safe for most students as long as they keep a few things in mind.

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How to Make It through Your Degree Program

When you first enroll in your degree program you will have a sense of excitement, wonderment, and drive going for you. However, as the classes progress and the time passes by many students find it hard to follow through and stick with the program until the end. So as you head into the start, middle, or even final leg of your degree program, here are some tips you can use that will help you make it through.

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How to Build on Last Semester, Good or Bad | Generating Winners

A Fresh StartFor most students, a new semester is about to begin. Depending on how your student performed last semester, you may feel excited, anxious, nostalgic, nervous, hopeful, or scared (or a combination). But no matter how they performed, what an incredible opportunity they have to continue a positive trend, or completely reverse historical underachievement. Source: How to Build on Last Semester, Good or Bad | Generating...

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Your Story Matters

Source: VU in Video   MISSION. The mission of Vanguard University is to pursue knowledge, cultivate character, deepen faith, and equip each student for a Spirit-empowered life of Christ-centered leadership and service. VALUES. TRUTH: We pursue truth by knowing Christ who is Truth As members of the Vanguard community we strive to… pursue truth by understanding the Word of God and by knowing Christ, who is Truth; develop critical and creative thinking skills for careful, reasoned, and independent analysis of competing ideas; engage in scholarship with integrity and excellence; and explore, participate in, and contribute to our cultural, intellectual, and spiritual heritage VIRTUE: We honor God by committing ourselves to the person and model of Jesus Christ As members of the Vanguard community we endeavor to… honor God and commit ourselves to the person and model of Jesus Christ; develop personal integrity and character by applying biblical values to our lives; understand and accept the responsibilities of living in a free society; and transcend the limitations and errors of the prevailing culture; and through a wholeness of vision, choose and hold a path for a righteous life. SERVICE: We develop our talents to their potential and discern God’s purpose for our lives As members of the Vanguard community we work to… develop our talents to their potential and discern God’s purpose for our lives; strengthen the skills necessary for...

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