Alumni Talks: Media and the Arts

Source: Gordon College

  • Topping out the Welcome Center
    Clackamas Community College staff, faculty and partners celebrated the "topping out" of its new Welcome Center. “Topping out” is a builders’ rite traditionally held when the last beam is placed atop a structure during its construction. CCC is changing the way we serve students and […]
  • To Cosign or Not to Cosign? Your Questions Answered | College Covered
    College students may look to private student loans to help cover their college costs. Since many undergraduate students are still building their credit history, they may need to add a cosigner to qualify for a private student loan. Learn more about what a cosigner is and how they can help you get a […]
  • Dr. Andy Owen Interview
    How Dr. Owen went from paying around $1800 a month to ZERO dollars a month on his student loans. Source: Student Loan Tutor […]
  • 5 Actions That Could Save You More Than Student Loan Cancellation | Student Loan Planner
    Are you waiting for student loan cancellation? Unfortunately there is no immediate answer for this to happen anytime soon. However, in this video we share 5 actions that could save you more than student loan cancellation. Comment if we missed any and if there are any actions you’ve taken that […]
  • Gloria White-Hammond Feb 08, 2021
    Gloria E. White-Hammond, Co-Pastor, Bethel A.M.E Church, Boston – Living the Faith-Filled Life: Career vs. Calling, Ephesians 4:11-13 – Gordon College Chapel Source: Gordon College […]
  • Vitiligo: Journey to Understand and Treat a Skin Disease
    Dr. John Harris – Distinguished Visiting Scholar in the Natural Sciences – Associate Professor in the Department of Dermatology and Director of the Vitiligo Clinic and Research Center, University of Massachusetts Medical School Source: Gordon College […]
  • 3 Minute Mondays | How to Remove Late Student Loan Payments From Credit Report
    Back again with this week’s 3 Minute Mondays. The questions this week are: 01:08​ Q1: How to stop a student loan wage garnishment after it starts? 03:20 Q2: How to remove late student loan payments from your credit report? 04:41 Q3: Can you be arrested for not paying your student loans? ### […]
  • How to Give Kids the Gift of Stock
    If you want to give a better than average gift this holiday season (or even anytime), consider giving the gift of stocks and investments. Read the full article here: https://theci.co/youtubegiftofstock Here’s what we’re talking about in this video: ▶︎ 529 Plans ▶︎ Buying Fractional […]
  • Ericka Huggins – Voting
    Ericka Huggins, educator, advocate and former Black Panther Party Leader, spoke with De Anza College students at the Euphrat Museum of Art on Feb. 20, 2020. Her talk was sponsored by the Office of Equity, Social Justice and Multicultural Education. Ericka Huggins https://www.erickahuggins.com/ Us […]
  • 4 Tips for Student Loan Repayment
    There are a lot of choices when it comes to student loans, especially repayment. Here are 4 key steps to help you get started when repaying your student loans. Learn more about how to repay your student loans at: https://www.collegeavestudentloans.com/blog/how-to-repay-student-loans/ For […]
  • Making a Water Polo Skills Video During COVID-19
    Learn how to make a water polo skills video during COVID-19 and what college coaches are looking for at your position/level. Watch our water polo expert analyze skills footage and get actionable tips for showcasing the skills coaches want to see in your video. Former D2 and D3 coach Dan Allen […]
  • 7 Tips on How to Prepare for a Phone or Video Interview
    Aside from having a well-constructed resume, acing your first round of interviews is one of the first steps in landing your dream job (or any job). This video breaks down 7 important tips to help you prepare for a phone or video interview. Many students tend to take the first phone or video […]
  • The Best Tax Software 2021 – What You Should Be Using To File Your Taxes
    There is no "one-size-fits-all" for the best tax software. With the pandemic, many people’s tax situation has changed, leading to different options. Read our full guide to the best tax software here: https://theci.co/besttaxyoutube We rank tax software companies based on the […]
  • Why Your Retirement Accounts Don’t Matter Nearly As Much As You Think
    People love retirement accounts. If I had a dollar for every time someone got excited about contributing to their backdoor Roth IRA, I would probably be a millionaire. While it’s great energy to have, it’s not that important to your long-term financial future. In this episode, I share my thoughts […]
  • Joining a Study Group
    How to join online study groups put on by PCC’s Academic Support Centers. For more information: pcc.edu/tutoring Source: Portland Community College […]
  • Your Dream Job or Internship Search Checklist
    Why are you attending college? From what we’ve learned from you all so far, for many it’s because you want to find a job you love that makes you feel like you’re contributing to a community. Whether you’re a freshman looking for an internship or a soon-to-be graduate searching for your first job, […]
  • Making a Football Linebacker Skills Video During COVID-19
    Learn how to make a football linebacker skills video during COVID-19 and what college coaches are looking for at your position/level. Watch our football linebacker expert analyze skills footage and get actionable tips for showcasing the skills coaches want to see in your video. NCSA Recruiting […]
  • Commencement 2020 – Conferring of Degrees
    Commencement – Conferring of Degrees premieres Saturday, May 30 at 12:00 pm ET Conferring of Degrees, featuring remarks by faculty speaker Phillip B. Williams. For more information on Bennington College’s Commencement, visit https://www.bennington.edu/commencement Source: Bennington […]
  • Honors at Gordon // Salome and Jared
    “With so many opportunities for leadership, you 100% have the chance to make an impact during your stay here at Gordon—you just got to take that first step. And I think that’s a unique value proposition that most schools just can’t offer.” Meet Salome and Jared, and learn how humility, confidence […]
  • How Much Is the Head Coach Involved in the Recruiting Process?
    Our experts discuss how involved the head coach is involved in the recruiting process of high school student-athletes. The NCAA recruiting rules are now different for each division level. While coaches have their different methods for scouting out new talent, the best way to ensure a coach knows […]
  • What President Biden Might Do to Student Loans
    Each state is working to certify the official election results, but we have an apparent winner in President-Elect Joe Biden. Given the history of Obama-Biden student loan policies, it’s likely that we’ll see some progressive changes that could affect the future of student loans. Here are seven […]
  • Resilient Courage in Learning, Life and Livelihood
    Dr. John Harris – Distinguished Visiting Scholar in the Natural Sciences – Associate Professor in the Department of Dermatology and Director of the Vitiligo Clinic and Research Center, University of Massachusetts Medical School Source: Gordon College […]
  • STEM Talk: Air Pollution Around the World
    Learn more about STEM at CCC: https://www.clackamas.edu/academics/academic-support/stem-center Source: Clackamas Community College […]
  • Unique Student Loan Considerations for Physicians
    Physicians often ignore their student loan debt because so much of their brain space and emotional energy is dedicated to their vocation of medicine. In this episode, Student Loan Planner consultants Lauryn Williams and Justin Harvey explore unique student loan considerations and strategies for […]
  • TaxAct 2021 Review | Improvements, But Is It Worth It?
    TaxAct had some improvements this year, but higher pricing makes us pause. Here’s our full TaxAct review: https://theci.co/taxact Here’s what we’re talking about in this video: 0:58 – Is TaxAct free? 1:41 – What’s new in 2021 for TaxAct? 2:29 – […]
  • Scholarships at Ursinus
    Ursinus offers a number of merit and specialty scholarships, and we understand that our options can be a lot to take in! In this short but comprehensive video, associate director of admission Sam Carter explains the ins and outs of each opportunity. Source: Ursinus College […]
  • FreeTaxUSA Review 2021 | Best Bargain Tax Software
    FreeTaxUSA is again our pick for the best bargain tax software in 2021 due to low prices for investors, business owners, and other DIY-ers. Here’s our full FreeTaxUSA review: https://theci.co/freetaxusa Here’s what we’re talking about in this video: ▶︎ What’s new with […]
  • Get to Know CCC with Dave Hunt and Jane Reid
    Clackamas Community College Board of Education Member Dave Hunt interviews Board of Education Member Jane Reid. Clackamas Community College has campuses in Oregon City, Milwaukie and Wilsonville. Whether you want to earn a degree or certificate, get an affordable jumpstart to transfer to a […]
  • Questions in the Study of Inequality
    James J. Heckman, Henry Schultz Distinguished Service Professor of Economics at UChicago, introduces students to a framework that establishes how to study inequality. He considers multiple factors including health inequality, family as a source of inequality, and international trends in wages, […]
  • Why You Can’t Settle a Student Loan Without Hurting Your Credit Score
    Thinking about settling a student loan but don’t want to hurt your credit score? In this video, I go over the relationship between your credit score and student loan settlements. === 👋 Want to talk with me about your student loans? Schedule a free 10-minute call here: […]
  • ESCAMAS III. Oraculo
    Source: Blinn College […]
  • Alumni Talks: Politics, Policy, and Public Service
    Source: Gordon College […]
  • 4 Ways to Enhance Your Physical Wellness
    Physical Wellness is achieved through balanced nutrition, regular exercise, good physical health habits, and seeking health care when needed. Here are 4 quick ways you can enhance your physical wellness. Source: Ascent Student Loans […]
  • CAN/DID: Introducing the Series | De Anza College
    CAN/DID: Standing Against Racism and Injustice CAN/DID is an ongoing multimedia series that explores equity and social justice issues – including lessons we can all learn from the struggles of different groups and individuals – by drawing on the knowledge and experience of De Anza College students, […]
  • VHS Guide: Transfer Tips | De Anza College
    #deanzacollege Fast-Forward to Success with our De Anza College VHS Guide We’ve created this ‘80s-themed Video Help Series for you! Each video is just one to two minutes long and will show you the easy steps to • Apply for Admission • Get Priority Enrollment • Apply for Financial Aid • […]
  • VCAM Tour
    Take a tour of the Visual Culture, Arts, and Media Facility at Haverford College. Source: Haverford College […]
  • Why the Student Loan Freeze Doesn’t Apply to Your Commercial Student Loans
    If you’re wondering why the student loan freeze doesn’t apply to you, chances are it’s because you have a "commercial loan". Simply put, a commercial loan is almost always a federal student loan made under the Federal Family Education Loan Program. Those loans […]
  • Filling Out the FAFSA | College Covered
    Every year, high school grads walk away from billions — as much as $2.7 billion in 2015 — in free federal grant money that could help pay for college, according to NerdWallet. Why? Because they don’t fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, aka the FAFSA®. With nearly 130 questions […]
  • How Great is Our God by the Gordon College Faculty and Staff Ensemble
    Socially Distanced, United in Spirit. How Great is Our God by the Gordon College faculty and staff ensemble Source: Gordon College […]
  • TaxSlayer Review 2021 | Great Tax Software At A Bargain Price
    Taxslayer has significantly improved for 2021 and we name them a top choice for self-employed tax filers. Here’s our full TaxSlayer review: https://theci.co/taxslayeryoutube ▶︎ What is TaxSlayer and does it offer free tax filing? ▶︎ TaxSlayer Price and Plans ▶︎ A walkthrough of TaxSlayer […]
  • Taking California Community Colleges to New Heights
    The Fullerton College Drone Lab teaches students to become better and safer pilots in the rapidly-growing drone industry. Students from all industry sectors can learn how drones can help enhance their workplace, while learning to be safer in the skies. Source: California Community Colleges […]
  • 2020 Dr. John W. Rice Awards Ceremony Has moved to the link below
    Thank you for joining us for the 2020 Dr. John W. Rice Awards ceremony. Please note, you can also view the ceremony livestream at: https://video.ibm.com/channel/ePDrKEWEmE5. View the ceremony’s virtual program here: [link pending] Music Credits: "Bridge Over Troubled Water " 1968 Words […]
  • Why You Can’t Get Private Student Loan Forgiveness
    3 Student Loan Questions X 3 Minutes X Monday Q1: Should I consolidate my private student loans into a federal student loan to get loan forgiveness under President Biden? There’s no way to turn your private student loans into a federal student loan to get loan forgiveness. But you may be able […]
  • When Should You Refinance Your Zero Percent Federal Student Loans? | Student Loan Planner
    Read the full article: https://www.studentloanplanner.com/refinance-federal-student-loans/ Source: Student Loan Planner […]
  • What does “community” mean to you?
    What does “community” mean to you? We recently interviewed a student at St. Louis College of Pharmacy, Steven K., who is a chapter leader of the National Black Deaf Advocates (NBDA) organization. Steven is dedicated to supporting Black Deaf and Hard of Hearing Americans by ensuring they have access […]
  • BUSTING MYTHS about COLLEGE during COVID
    Navigating the college application and financial aid process during a pandemic is new for all of us. And it’s possible you’ve heard from mixed messages along the way—from the news or your well-meaning relative or even your guidance office. So, you may be left wondering: “Are standardized test […]
  • Portland Community College President Mark Mitsui’s Election Day Message
    PCC President Mark Mitsui addresses the college community about the importance of this moment and underscores the significance in an inclusive democracy of the right to vote. Source: Portland Community College […]
  • Alexa Gasciogne- EvCC Foundation General Scholarship
    Source: Everett Community College […]
  • Best Student Loan Repayment Strategy Tips by Occupation
    We’ve created over 5,000 custom student loan repayment strategies for clients. In this episode, I’m sharing the best repayment tips by occupation. Find out what most borrowers in your profession do with their student loans and how best to pay them off. In today’s episode, you’ll find out: The […]
  • Student Loan Repayment, Student Debt Cancelation and Justin Sloan, CFA, CFP, from Buckingham…
    Lots of topics to cover in this episode – I answer reader questions about student loan repayment and the best strategies for dental specialists. We also dive into what I think about the chance of Biden forgiving student loan debt and what that could mean for your taxes, and we have an […]
  • What are your recruiting resolutions?
    We’ll talk through some resolutions for recruits to consider as they start the new year with the hope of being recruited to a college team. TIMECODES 1:23 What are your recruiting resolution? 2:03 Start your recruiting, have an online presence 2:23 Winter Recruiting Checklist Here 3:41 […]
  • Clients Become Friends || Grabbing Coffee
    One of my favorite things about having people as clients rather than businesses is that sometimes clients become friends. Kathy is one of those clients. Every 1 to 2 weeks we meet up to have coffee and shoot the breeze. While short, those conversations are awesome. Truthfully, I wish I could have […]
  • Welcome to GIS 2020
    Portland Community College’s GIS program combines cartography (mapmaking), spatial analysis, and data management to support research and inform decision making. The Geography department at PCC offers a one-year GIS certificate that combines GIS concepts, technology, and real-world experience. For […]
  • Defending Our Den: “But still try, for who knows what is possible.”
    Mark Schneider, Vice President for Academic Affairs, Dean of the College and leader of the COVID-19 Virus Taskforce, shares the strategy used the fall semester and how we kept our students, faculty and staff safe. The extraordinary measures undertaken by the college have required significant […]
  • (Ep. 117) The Perfect Income for Peak Happiness as a Student Loan Borrower | Student Loan Planner
    Do you wonder if you made the right decision to go into the field you did? After investing years of time and effort, along with hundreds of thousands of dollars in student loan debt, do you ask yourself “is the grass greener on the other side?” Join me as I take a deep dive into what peak happiness […]
  • COVID Q&A
    Mike answers questions from students as to what to expect this semester. Source: Western Iowa Tech Community College […]
  • Commencement 2020—Faculty Speaker Phillip B. Williams
    Literature faculty member Phillip B. Williams is the faculty speaker. Williams is the author of Thief in the Interior, winner of the 2017 Kate Tufts Discovery Award and a 2017 Lambda Literary award. He received a 2017 Whiting Award and 2013 Ruth Lilly Fellowship. Visit […]
  • Happy Holidays from Everett Community College: A look back at 2020
    So, 2020 wasn’t a great year, but it had its moments. Take a look back at the year’s highlights with Dr. Daria J. Willis. Happy Holidays! Source: Everett Community College […]
  • National Signing Day: Making Your Scholarship Offers Official
    Our recruiting experts discuss National Signing Day and accepting scholarship offers. Visit our website to view all the upcoming dates and read more about what signing an NLI means: https://www.ncsasports.org/recruiting/managing-recruiting-process/national-signing-day Get tips for comparing […]
  • Blueberry Pancakes | Kitchen Covered
    Student dining often gets a bad rap. Between the hefty cafeteria fare and the limited cooking options (microwave pizza again?), it can be hard work dodging the dreaded freshman 15. We’ve got you covered with Kitchen Covered: your quick fix to creating fresh, home cooked meals — all from the comfort […]