Reading for Understanding: The SQW3R Method

By Faremi Seun Samuel - 26 Dec,2017 1 Comments
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Reading is one of the core activities of study. You need to be able to understand what you read and to be able to recall the main ideas when you need them. You can use the SQW3R method to improve your comprehension, to remember a reading for tutorials, seminars or to review for exams.

S = Survey

Before you start to read, survey the material to gain an overview of the contents.

Look through the whole reading/ c

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7 Skills Every Nigerian Student Needs To Survive In Campus

By Faremi Seun Samuel - 26 Dec,2017 3 Comments
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Over time you will realize that there are certain skills every student needs to survive university campus in Nigeria.

Without these skills, you might end up struggling till you learn it the hard way. I suggest you devote time to mastering these skills just before you head to campus.

How do you combine your lectures and a part-time job? Or to create a side hustle while still in school? What about getting to pass exams e

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How To Graduate With First Class In Any Tertiary Institution

By Faremi Seun Samuel - 26 Dec,2017 0 Comments
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It is the dream of many students to graduate with first class honour, but only few achieve it. Is it about the pride in saying, “I graduated with first class” or the great demand for first class graduates in the labour market? Is it about making your parent proud or because of other reasons?

Whatever your reason, you are about to know the secrets to become a first class student…

First of all, ask yourself if you re

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By Taiwo Balogun - 23 Aug,2017 0 Comments
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Nothing can be more painful than when you expect some level of sagacity and shrewdness in a matter, especially from people who are thought to be cerebral, and you are being slapped with utter derp. This is the summary of the outcome of the 2017 Combined Policy Meetings on Admissions into Tertiary Institutions in Nigeria, bewildered at the way decisions especially when it has to do with education, taken improvidently. The N

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By ADESUGBA FELIX NIFEMI OJO - 16 May,2017 0 Comments
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You would think that, over time, college campuses would become safer, with the increasing amounts of money being poured into the university system year after year. The funds are going to better lighting on campuses, more police presence, and modern security and technology that in essence would keep students feeling safe. Many studen

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A vital lesson for all

By ADESUGBA FELIX NIFEMI OJO - 09 May,2017 1 Comments
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v Below are 20 life teaching lessons. I urge you to take just 3 minutes and ponder over them. They are life-changing statements:

1. Take risks in your life. If you win, you can lead; if you lose, you can guide.

2. People are not what they say but what they do; so judge them not from their words but from their actions.

3. When someone hurts you, don't feel bad because it's a law of nature that the tree that bears the

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