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Write for the ValoreBooks Blog!

Write for the ValoreBooks Blog!

Hello! We have some exciting news: ValoreBooks is looking for students to contribute content to our blog! If you are a current undergraduate or graduate student, we would love to share your stories, insights, and advice on the college experience with …… Read More

College students find $40k in a couch

These college students found $40,000 in a $20 couch!

Credit: blog.suny.edu After purchasing a couch from the Salvation Army store for $20, 3 college roommates from New Paltz found that the cushions they were resting on were not filled with cotton or feathers, they were stuffed with envelopes containing $40,000 …… Read More

graduation

The bucket list for graduating seniors

Graduation is an equally exciting and frightening time for college seniors. While finally moving on to the next stage of your adult life, the responsibilities and obligations that come along with that can be intimidating. Before you jump headfirst into adulthood, …… Read More

7 highly motivational TED talks for college students

7 highly motivational TED talks for college students

  About the author:  JT Ripton is a freelance writer out of Tampa, FL, who lives for TED talks and loves being inspired by all of the incredible people out there who motivate him to be a better person in all facets …… Read More

Top 12 twitter feeds for college students

Top 12 Twitter feeds for college students

Although you might use Twitter only to communicate with your friends, there are a number of Twitter handles dedicated solely to providing resources, information, and entertainment to students like you — all delivered directly to your personal feed! Here are 12 …… Read More

Employers’ top 5 resume pet peeves

Employers’ top 5 resume pet peeves

When applying for a job make sure your resume — your golden ticket to an awesome summer job — is as close to perfect as possible. Start by avoiding the following mistakes, which top our list of things employers hate to …… Read More

Goats like humans - 10 hilarious videos to help you through finals week

10 hilarious videos to help you through finals week

As finals week arrives in full force, comedic relief becomes more and more sparse. Stress and seriousness have settled in and there is little escaping it. Luckily, the internet has endless comedy to offer! Take a study break and check out …… Read More

5 ways to snap a better selfie

5 ways to snap a better selfie

The Internet is saturated with sub-par selfies: whole Facebook pages and Twitter feeds full of just duck faces. Isn’t it high time we saw some variety? Thankfully, with the help of expert selfie practitioners like Obama and Ellen DeGeneres, we’ve put …… Read More