Category Archives: Academics

Staying Motivated in College during the Long Winter Months

Everyone knows that the toughest stretch of spring semester is from January to March when it’s cold, wet, and dreary outside. You don’t get to enjoy your walk from class to class, you have to bundle up every time you … Continue reading

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Tips on Getting Back into Class Mode for the Spring Semester

After a few weeks off, it is sometimes difficult to get back into the swing of things for school. These tips will help you get back into learning mode and do your best in classes during the spring semester. These … Continue reading

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How to Get More Out of College When You Have ADHD

Entering College is like entering a new world. There are new challenges and new situations to adapt to, and it’s very different from living with your parents. The college student must arrange his or her own transportation, their own study … Continue reading

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Taking Advantage of Spring Semester Pre-Registration at RCC!

The 2014 Spring Semester at Roxbury Community College is just around the corner! Spring Semester starts on January 22, 2014; however, you don’t have to wait until the last minute to register for your courses! Pre-registration for Spring Semester begins … Continue reading

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Tips For Essay Exams That Every Student Should Know

Essay questions in history, science or humanities are often challenging for students, many of whom are scared because of the detailed, yet critical nature of these questions. Compared to short answer questions, essay questions make students give beyond the minimum … Continue reading

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Is Community College Becoming The More Popular Choice?

The cost of higher education in the United States has increased by over 8% each year over the past decade, nearly three times that of national inflation. At this rate, tuition is estimated to double every nine years, and this … Continue reading

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Upcoming Fall Semester at RCC

Each day that goes by is another day closer to the start of Fall Semester at Roxbury Community College! RCC has a wide variety of credit and non-credit courses to choose from; everything from “Nursing in Health and Illness” to … Continue reading

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