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Preparing Yourself for Success: A College Guide for First Year Students, Part Two

Jul 09, 2020

Your body is a vessel for your mind. In order for your mind to be at its best and achieve the greatness you are capable of, you must take care of your whole self. Take care of your body. Your physical health is important to staying on top of your studies. Brenau’s Fitness Center is […]

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Adrianna’s Study Abroad Experience

Jun 25, 2020

College brings many once in a lifetime opportunities. One of those opportunities is the study abroad experience. If you are ever presented with the chance to study overseas – take it! I wish that I could describe what the study abroad experience is like, unfortunately, I never looked for the opportunity. To learn more about […]

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Take Your Shot: The Student Athlete Experience

Jun 25, 2020

Are you interested in becoming a college student athlete? If you’re considering that path, then read this article. Cameron Mims, a psychology major at Brenau University, tells me what it really means to be a student athlete and how she handles it all. Ashley: When did you start playing sports and was being a college […]

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Preparing Yourself for Success: a College Guide for First Year Students, Part One

May 29, 2020

Your time in college will be memorable- no matter when you start your journey. Make the most of your time by setting yourself up for success. Meet with your academic advisor Your advisor and professors are a valuable resource for scheduling classes and graduation requirements. Backup ALL computer files! Be a mindful learner Pay attention […]

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Moving Forward Together

Apr 21, 2020

Our university president Dr. Anne Skleder said recently in a video to faculty and staff, “Brenau is moving forward. We are working toward the future and acting in the present.” This is a powerful message; one that we want to share with you. In admissions, we have moved forward. Even though we are unable to […]

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Home Away From Home

Mar 30, 2020

“What university will you be going to?” is one of the most asked questions to a high school senior only second to “What will you major in?” By that time I only knew two things; I wanted to travel and I wanted to major in mass communications. I did not want to stay in my […]

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My Transition from Residential to Online Student

Mar 26, 2020

As I’m writing this, it’s officially been a week since I received the email that on-ground classes at Brenau have been cancelled and moved online due to the Coronavirus pandemic. When I realized that on ground classes were cancelled for the whole semester I thought, like many students, that our school officials were overreacting. But […]

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Am I Focused Enough For College?

Mar 22, 2020

In preparation for college, high school students focus on getting the right grades and test scores to be admitted into the University of their choice. Once they are accepted by their college of choice students and parents think about other things like furnishing their dorm rooms. But no one never stops to ask themselves if […]

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We Are Still Here For You!

Mar 20, 2020

Brenau University faculty, staff and students are simply an amazing group of people. We are witnessing acts of kindness and consideration by everyone in the Brenau community on a daily basis as we navigate the ever changing environment we are all experiencing. Everyone at Brenau has stepped up, taken on additional responsibilities and completely redesigned […]

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A Whole New World

Mar 10, 2020

College- the dictionary definition from Google states: “This is an educational institution or establishment that provides higher education or specialized professional or vocational training.” But to me, and I’m sure 99.9 percent of other students, college is a whole new world. A world that can feel like a battle field some days. I came to […]

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