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From China with love: American life through the eyes of an international student

by Jonathan Aldridge “They all look the same, especially the guys with those beards,” said Hanyu Lou, a 27-year-old senior graphics design major from Chengeu, China. After four years of life in America, Lou realizes that Americans aren’t as crazy as she thought they might be, but how does a Chinese student adjust to life in Saint Joseph, Missouri?... Read More

Blog your way to the top: students find success through social media

In today’s marketplace, college students need to realize that degrees are no longer enough. They also need a brand. New York Times best-selling author and business marketing guru, Jon Acuff, agrees. “You’ve got to differentiate yourself,” Acuff said. “A degree is now the starting line, not the finish line.” One very important way that students can begin to set themselves... Read More