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November 18, 2019

Being recruited by college coaches – What do I need to know?

You have honed your skills, worked on your craft and done everything your coaches have told you to do. Now you are ready to showcase your talents in front of college coaches. What are coaches looking for in a potential recruit and what's most important to you when choosing a school?

Campus Life

November 13, 2019

How About Some Not-So-Random Acts on World Kindness Day?

What are you planning to contribute to World Kindness Day this year? Learn some easy, free, and powerful ways to celebrate and spread positivity.

Financial Aid

November 12, 2019

5 Common FAFSA Mistakes

So much financial aid for college depends on a completely filled out and signed Free Application for Federal Student Aid form (FAFSA). Avoid these five common mistakes to give yourself the best chance to get the money you need for a great college education.

The College

November 11, 2019

For Christ and Country

Pro Christo et Patria is more than just a motto; it is a way of life for the Geneva College Community. Geneva students and alumni have a rich history of service to both Christ and Country and that is something that to be celebrated every day and especially on Veteran's Day.

Biblical Wisdom

November 4, 2019

By justice a king builds up the land

When rulers receive gifts, they stop treating everyone fairly. People with an interest in what you can do for them will pay for your speech, give to your campaign, or fund your foundation. “Pay to play” expectations are automatically built into a king’s “exacting” gifts, named “gifts” to disguise their actual door-opening purpose.

Career

November 1, 2019

Program Spotlight: Career Opportunities in Community Development

Success hinges on thorough training, compassion and an optimistic outlook.

Everyday Living

October 10, 2019

Treating Mental Illness with Compassion

World Mental Health Day is a day to share your compassion.

Biblical Wisdom

October 7, 2019

Those who forsake the law praise the wicked

What do wicked people want from the law and the Supreme Court? They want not just “decriminalization” of their behavior; they want approval of it, in the press, in schools, and in pulpits if they can get it. Those who refuse to get with their program will have to praise them or strive against them.

College Admissions

October 4, 2019

Taking the First Steps with Closing the Gap

What if I told you there was a way to get a taste of the college experience while also receiving four real college credits? What if I told you that there was an easy way to baby step your way into understanding the college experience without actually attending college?

Financial Aid

October 2, 2019

You Got This! The FAFSA Process

In just three easy steps, you too can fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid Form (FAFSA) without fear. The FAFSA is now available, so let's take care of it. You got this!

The College

September 28, 2019

Homecoming for All

Homecoming and Family Weekend is a time that Geneva remembers and appreciates all the past graduates that have walked on and off of the campus as years goes by. Those alumni will always be considered part of the Geneva community. For current students there is much that can me taken away from this event, as well.

Career

September 24, 2019

Alternatives to Nursing: Degree Programs and Career Opportunities that Fulfill Your Passion for Healthcare

Every year, many hard-working students are denied entrance into nursing school, and thus, seemingly denied a shot at their dream career. The good news? The dream of positively impacting patients and the greater community doesn't begin and end with nursing school admission.

Faith

September 19, 2019

A Christian “Elevator Speech” for Today

What is an “Elevator Speech?” I heard a business type on Geneva’s Board of Trustees use the term ten years ago, as though everyone knew it. I had to ask. An “Elevator Speech” is a sales pitch for your company, short enough to tell someone on a ride in an elevator.

Everyday Living

September 16, 2019

Impacting Lives Through Encouragement

“And let us consider how to stimulate one another to love and good deeds, not forsaking our own assembling together, as is the habit of some, but encouraging one another.” - Hebrews 10:24-25a

Campus Life

September 6, 2019

Four Frightening Freshman Fears

Like anything new, the start of college brought a lot of fears and doubts that were quite overwhelming. So, from a past freshman to you, here are some questions and worries I had about the college life and reasons why they shouldn’t stop you from having that full college experience.

Biblical Wisdom

September 4, 2019

Who can stand before jealousy?

Wrath can be cruel and anger overwhelming. Jealousy, however, can hide and last for years, plotting and scheming, a silent assassin. It is an enemy often undetected until ready to strike, with weapons subtle as whispered slander or violent as murder.

Program Spotlight

August 27, 2019

Program spotlight: How a career in Actuarial Mathematics can help you build your future

Are you think of becoming an actuary or just love math and statistics? Obtaining your degree in Actuarial Mathematics may be the program for you!

Campus Life

August 23, 2019

The Minimal Back-to-School Packing List

So, what do you really need to pack for school? Is that extra-long fuzzy pillow or that medusa-like lamp really necessary? What about the extra desk, bed and hanging accoutrement? Time to demystify the art of packing light for months away from home. 

Career

August 19, 2019

 Enjoy a Career Bringing Others Out of the Isolation of Communication Disorders 

Are you looking for a rewarding career that has a major impact on the lives of many? A career in communications disorders may be what you are looking for.

Biblical Wisdom

August 13, 2019

Five Things to Do before Leaving for College

Need help wrapping things up at home before heading off to college? Well, this blog post is made for you. With only a little bit of time till the beginning of the semester there is so much to think about and do. Make sure not to miss out on this list of things to do before you arrive on campus.