How to Write a Statement of Purpose for Graduate School

As you’re applying for graduate school, you may be asked to write a Statement of Purpose. If you’re not sure what this is or where to even begin, don’t worry. You’re not alone. It...

An Entrepreneurial Spirit

Many college students aspire to start their own businesses or become their own bosses; however, there is usually a caveat: someday. It’s understandable. Taking the risk and making the jump can be scary.  What if...

Dining with a discount

It's no secret that college students often don't have an abundance of cash which is why we love free stuff and we love discounts! One of the perks of being an Arkansas Tech University...

I graduated from college. Now what?

After spending, what felt like, endless nights reading chapters, working problems, writing papers, and studying for exams, you have finally earned your degree! You now have the chance to steer your life in the...

Staccato Synergy

The Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic of 2020 has affected every student differently. Universally, time management efforts have stepped up and new interpretations of language have formed due to masked communication. One particular discipline permeated my...

The Legacy of Miss Arkansas Tech

The Miss Arkansas Tech University pageant has been a long-standing tradition at ATU since 1956. As part of the single largest scholarship provider for women in the world, The Miss America Organization, the Miss...

Never Settle: A Global Award in a Global Pandemic

The pandemic forced ATU's office of University Marketing & Communication to rethink the way they did just about everything.  It felt like the world stopped on a dime, but recruitment and enrollment had to go...

How To Choose the Right Graduate Program

Have you made the decision to go to graduate school but don’t know how to choose the right one? Grad school is a significant time investment, which is why it is critical to find...

Making Friends in College

Making friends in college can seem difficult and intimidating and it can feel isolating. The reality, though, is that everyone is actually feeling the same way and everyone wants to make friends! If you...

It is okay to change your mind

I am here to say that it is okay to not know what your future holds. I am the poster child for taking the long route to decided what to do with my life....