Go Voluntouring

Go Voluntouring

Looking for a more rewarding way to spend spring break this year while still satisfying your travel bug? How does volunteering your time to rehabilitating cheetahs in South Africa, building a classroom and chicken coop in Jamaica, or advancing women’s empowerment in Morocco sound? Check out Go Voluntouring and choose from a number of different ways you can spend…

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Happy Apocalypse!

Happy Apocalypse!

If you’ve been following the eCollegeFinder blog for a while, you’ll remember that before 2012 rolled around last year, we published a post on the widely talked about possibility of the “Mayan-predicted” apocalypse taking place on December 21, 2012. Our post came complete with a video of potential world-ending scenarios, published by the Discovery Channel and narrated by Samuel…

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Go Take a Hike!

Go Take a Hike!

Feeling a little low on creativity? A study recently published in PLOS One, a peer reviewed, open access journal, suggests that taking a hike may be the solution. The findings, entitled “Creativity in the Wild: Improving Creative Reasoning through Immersion in Natural Settings“, argue that a vacation from technology in nature can improve “higher order cognitive…

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