Paying for College: What you need to know about scholarships

Scholarships can be one of the most rewarding, and frustrating, aspects of college. I can tell you from personal experience that just going through the motions doesn’t work — it took close to 100 applications (with little to no luck) […]

Volunteering While Studying Abroad

One of the biggest goals of any study abroad trip is to become intertwined with the country’s culture. But with the distractions of Facebook, Netflix, and other American friends abroad to pull you back to the U.S., it can be […]

Mentors: Your guides to ASU and beyond

I remember walking to class on the first day of my freshman year, completely lost and disconnected from everyone around me while I was trying to make it to class on time. I felt a similar way when I went […]

From Community College to ASU

It took me some time to realize that I was no longer a high school student, and could begin signing up for college. When I was ready, I did all of the research I could. I knew I wanted to […]

Meet Your Mentor: Peer and professional mentoring at W. P. Carey

W. P. Carey Mentorship Programs provide dedicated, directed mentoring opportunities for business students. Catering to students at all levels, these programs focus on academic and collegiate success, access to resources, major exploration, career discovery, relationship-building, and personal and professional development.

Five Tips to Help International Students Transition to ASU

As a junior in the W. P. Carey School of Business, I want to give some advice to incoming international students based on my personal experiences. Here are five tips that can help you make a successful transition to college life in […]

The Power of Leadership

Leadership is like singing — some can be born with the natural ability, but most need to work on it in order to become great. When I think of a great leader, I think of one that stands out from […]

Building Rapport: The Relationship Foundation

As a W. P. Carey student, you have the opportunity to forge one-on-one relationships with one or more mentors — including business peers, ASU alumni, and seasoned executives — throughout your time at ASU. You’ll be able to do so through W. P. Carey […]

Are You Ready for the Spring Semester?

Class registrations for the spring semester have officially started. Are you ready? If you have a busy schedule like me, I’m telling you, this is a very serious matter — especially if you are a freshman or sophomore (speaking from […]

Winter Break Bucket List: Things to do and see in 2015

While Thanksgiving and the seemingly limitless leftover turkey has come to a close, the holiday season is just getting started. Regardless of which holidays are celebrated, one thing is certain: we are all ready for winter break. To take a […]