Is a good student someone who makes the best grades or always comes to class or what? Having taught university students for over twenty years, I have seen all sorts of students and have a mental list of what a good student looks like. So, what are some characteristics of a “good” student? Curiosity This...Read More
Author Archives: Kathleen Wood, Ph.D.
Biology is an immensely interesting subject to the general population and to students in general. As a result, many college students decide to major in biology but often times do not know exactly what they will do with their degree once they graduate. So, what can students do with a BS in Biology? Here are...Read More
Note cards. Highlighting. Reading the book over and over again. All of these are great study tools but they don’t guarantee you will actually learn. My best study tip for students is this – “study to teach”. Ask yourself this question – if your instructor invited you to teach his class the next day, would...Read More