Scholarship Impact – 2021

Scholarships and grants provide life changing opportunity for our Bears. Hear from three of our students about how attending Ursinus through a named scholarship has made an impact on them and their educational experiences.

Source: Ursinus College

  • Gordon in Orvieto: Welcome Back
    It’s time to return. The Gordon in Orvieto semester program aims to foster responsive looking, listening and creating by engaging the traditions lived out by artists, poets, and saints of the past, especially those of Italy. We choose to encounter places where fragments of the West’s […]
  • De Anza College 2020 Commencement: Shyamoli Banerjee
    Source: De Anza College […]
  • SPACs 101: What Is A SPAC And Should You Invest?
    SPACs (or Special Purpose Acquisition Vehicles) are growing in popularity. Here’s what you need to know: https://theci.co/spac 0:00 – Intro to SPACs 0:48 – What are SPACs 1:58 – Mechanics of SPACs 2:55 – Examples of SPACs 6:43 – Status of SPAC IPOs 7:12 – […]
  • Biden administration forgives $1 billion in federal student loans | Here’s what you need to know
    $1 billion in federal student loan forgiveness was just announced. The forgiveness is limited to a group of borrowers who were told back in 2015 their loans were forgiven. The amount forgiven represents about 1/1600th of the total federal student loan debt. So we’re not talk about a huge […]
  • Virtual December 2020 Commencement Messages
    Portland Community College celebrates the accomplishments of our 2020 graduates with this virtual Commencement ceremony. Source: Portland Community College […]
  • Can I Purchase A Home While Paying Off Student Loan Debt? | Student Loan Planner
    Is purchasing a home something you aim to do in the near future? Do you also have a ton of student loan debt? Are you wondering if you purchase a home while paying off student loan debt? While there are some obstacles that could delay the process, it’s still possible to execute. In this video, we […]
  • What to Do This Spring in Your College Recruiting Process
    Learn what to do during the spring recruiting season in your college recruiting process (at each grade level) and how our spring college recruiting checklist helps you stay on track. Get downloadable checklists for each grade level here: […]
  • VCAM Tour
    Take a tour of the Visual Culture, Arts, and Media Facility at Haverford College. Source: Haverford College […]
  • CCC Board Of Governors Meeting | September 2020 Part A
    The California Community Colleges Board of Governors sets policy and provides guidance for the 116 colleges that constitute the system. The 17-member board is appointed by the governor and formally interacts with state and federal officials and other organizations. The board selects a chancellor […]
  • Hallow-Zoom: Scream Your Art Out!
    We’ve got a special treat that is sure to get into the "spirit" of Halloween. Join us Thursday, Oct. 29, 4:30-6:30 p.m. for "Hallow-Zoom: Scream Your Art Out!," a live-stream open mic event to showcase the creative endeavors of the CCC community. This one-of-a-kind event […]
  • What does a D1 slapper look like?
    What does a D1 softball slapper look like? Former D1 head softball coach Holly Bruder breaks down what a D1 slapper should have in their softball skills video. RESOURCES Build a free profile https://getrecruited.ncsasports.org/lp/softball-scholarships/ College Softball Recruiting Guidelines […]
  • When Does the Recruiting Process Begin?
    A question we hear a lot is when does the recruiting process begin? In this video we discuss when and how to start the recruiting process to set yourself up for the most success. RESOURCES • Managing Your Recruiting Process https://www.ncsasports.org/recruiting/managing-recruiting-process • The […]
  • Car Talks With Tom | How To Check Your Engine Fluids
    To learn more about CCC’s automotive program, visit https://www.clackamas.edu/academics/find-your-focus/industrial-technology-automotive Welcome to Car Talks with Tom! Learn automotive care tips and tricks from Tom Landeen, an automotive pro and faculty member at Clackamas Community College. […]
  • 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 […]
  • Video Game Design Online
    This program provides an understanding of the full video game development artistic pipeline. Students refine technical skills and artistic knowledge for creating game ready assets (acceptable polygon count and topology, UV layout, and physical-based shading) and learn how to import those assets […]
  • , BLINN College Regular Board Meeting – November 17, 2020 – Adjournment
    Source: Blinn College […]
  • From Prisoner to President in One Generation
    PCC President Mark Mitsui interviews his mother about her family’s experience as Japanese-Americans imprisoned during World War II. Source: Portland Community College […]
  • Will President Biden Make College Free?
    Read the full article: https://www.studentloanplanner.com/biden-changes-student-loans/ Source: Student Loan Planner […]
  • Payday Loans: Why They Suck And The Alternatives
    Payday loans are expensive short-term loans for small loan amounts. Learn why they’re so dangerous and the best alternatives: https://theci.co/paydayloansyoutube Here’s what we’re talking about in this video: ▶︎ What is a payday loan? ▶︎ Why are payday loans so dangerous? ▶︎ Best […]
  • 15 Common Student Loan Mistakes (and How to Avoid Them) | Student Loan Planner Explains
    Have you felt lost in your journey to pay off student loan debt? What about making a mistake? In this video, we list 15 ways to avoid common student loan mistakes. By being aware of these mistakes it can potentially save you thousands of dollars as you pay off your student loans. Feeling helpless […]
  • Why Aren’t My Student Loans Covered by Pres. Biden’s Freeze?
    👀Q1: Are Parent Plus Loans covered by Pres. Biden’s student loan suspension? A: It depends. If your Parent Plus Loans are owned by the Department of Education, then, yes, your loans are covered. But if they’re owned by a guaranty agency, then, no, your loans aren’t covered. Call […]
  • CAN/DID: Anti-Asian Racism During the Pandemic Teaser (:30) | 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, […]
  • Happy Holidays
    Students, faculty and staff working together to wish you a safe and happy holiday season. Source: Ursinus College […]
  • Tax Refund Offset for Student Loans? How Bankruptcy Helps
    Bankruptcy won’t automatically get rid of your student loans. But it likely can stop your tax refund from being offset for defaulted student loans. Both chapter 7 and chapter 13 bankruptcy prevents your creditors from trying to collect from you. So if you file bankruptcy after you got notice […]
  • Calbright College Board of Trustees Meeting | March 2021
    Source: California Community Colleges […]
  • 5 FREE minutes of THERAPY as you head into 2021
    Do you feel like you could use five free minutes of therapy as you kick off the new year? Maybe you’re a current student preparing for the return to campus, or maybe you’re a high school senior in the midst of your college search. In either case, you’re about to experience transition. And as Reid […]
  • (Ep. 123) Will Rising Interest Rates Hurt Me? | Student Loan Planner
    If you’re someone with a lot of student loan debt, you’re probably more familiar with the negatives around interest rates. But borrowing money isn’t necessarily a bad thing, and interest rates are a much more interesting and important topic than you might think. I’ll break down what interest rates […]
  • The Best Free Tax Software 2021: Where To File Your Taxes For Free
    Before you file your taxes this year at some place that advertises "start for free", make sure you know the "gotchas" of free file. Read our full guide to free tax software here: https://theci.co/freetaxyoutube Here’s what we’re talking about in this video: ▶︎ How […]
  • What does a D1 catcher look like?
    What does a D1 softball catcher look like? Former D1 head softball coach Holly Bruder breaks down what a D1 catcher should have in their softball skills video. RESOURCES Build a free profile https://getrecruited.ncsasports.org/lp/softball-scholarships/ College Softball Recruiting Guidelines […]
  • How to Ace Your First Job Interview After College
    Getting the opportunity to have an in-person interview is a big deal, so be sure you don’t take it for granted. According to Career Sidekick, the average hiring manager will only invite 2-4 candidates for an in-person interview. Starting the next step in life – your career – can be scary, but don’t […]
  • Student Loan Debt: Tax Deduction Write-Off | DO THIS TO SAVE with Student Loans
    Let’s talk about student loan tax deductions. In this video, we cover how you can save BIG with student loan debt tax deduction write-offs. Let us know if you have done this by commenting below and don’t forget to subscribe if you’re new here! 💻 Student Loan Interest Deduction […]
  • 7 Common (and Costly) Student Loan Misconceptions | Student Loan Planner Explains
    Student loan misconceptions can be dangerous and can lead to big student loan mistakes. Are you aware of such misconceptions? The wrong approach can cost you more than just money, so making sure you assess what’s best for you is vital. Here are 7 student loan misconceptions you should be aware of. […]
  • Making a Football Defensive Back Skills Video During COVID-19
    Learn how to make a football defensive back skills video during COVID-19 and what college coaches are looking for at your position/level. Watch our football defensive back expert analyze skills footage and get actionable tips for showcasing the skills coaches want to see in your video. NCSA […]
  • National Signing Day Misconceptions
    Our recruiting experts discuss some common misconceptions around National Signing Day. • Signing an NLI doesn’t mean you are automatically admitted to that university: Student-athlete must apply for admissions, pay the application fee and be admitted to the school just like any other student would […]
  • Should I Consolidate My Federal Student Loans to Get a Lower Interest Rate? [3 Minute Mondays]
    Source: #1 Student Loan Lawyer | Tate Law […]
  • Heritage Introduction
    Heritage is a pilot summer enrichment program designed to equip classically-trained students with the tools and zeal to engage with their own education. Through workshops led by Gordon College faculty and cultural outings within the Greater Boston area, students will grow as creative thinkers and […]
  • What does a D1 corner infielder look like?
    What does a D1 softball corner infielder look like? Former D1 head softball coach Holly Bruder breaks down what a D1 corner infielder should have in their softball skills video. RESOURCES Build a free profile https://getrecruited.ncsasports.org/lp/softball-scholarships/ College Softball Recruiting […]
  • D1 Softball Skills Video | Most Common Mistakes
    What does a D1 softball skills video need to include? Former D1 head softball coach Holly Bruder breaks down the most common mistakes recruits make when putting together their softball skills video. RESOURCES Build a free profile https://getrecruited.ncsasports.org/lp/softball-scholarships/ College […]
  • 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 […]
  • Will President Biden Forgive Your Student Loans? | Student Loan Planner
    Read the full article: https://www.studentloanplanner.com/biden-changes-student-loans/ The presidential election is over. Given the history of Obama-Biden student loan policies, it’s likely that we’ll see progressive changes that could affect the future of student loans. What could the impact of […]
  • Will President Biden Cancel Your Student Loan Debt? | Student Loan Planner
    Read the full article: https://www.studentloanplanner.com/joe-biden-student-loan-plan/ Source: Student Loan Planner […]
  • Spring College Recruiting Checklist for Sophomores
    Sophomores, learn what you should be doing this spring to stay on track in your college recruiting process https://www.ncsasports.org/recruiting/managing-recruiting-process/spring-checklist#sophomores. SUMMARY See more tips for March, April, and May. Download the Sophomore Year Spring Recruiting […]
  • Building Connections at CCC
    Not only does Clackamas Community College build connections for our students, but we are also building connections between our actual buildings. On Jan. 19, 2021, we broke through a wall to connect our new Wacheno Welcome Center to the Bill Brod Community Center. The new building will house most of […]
  • Going Back To School As An Adult: Is It Worth It?
    With Covid-19 and the economy, many adults are considering going back to college to advance their education. But is it worth it? Learn more here: https://theci.co/backtoschoolyoutube Here’s what we’re talking about in this video: ▶︎ Why people go back to school when the economy is down. […]
  • MTH 99 Hands-On Learning
    MTH 99 provides an opportunity to practice and work towards a deeper understanding of individually chosen topics from Introductory Algebra – Second Term (MTH 65), and Math Literacy (MTH 58) through hands-on Makerspace activities. For more information: https://www.pcc.edu/maker/stem-center/ […]
  • Booking a Tutoring Appointment
    Experienced faculty, alumni, professional, and students from all campuses are available for free tutoring. For more information: pcc.edu/tutoring Source: Portland Community College […]
  • 3 Minute Mondays | What Happens to Student Loans When I Die?
    Back again with this week’s 3 Minute Mondays. The questions this week are: 01:08 Q1: What happens to your student loans when you die? 02:05 Q2: Can student loans garnish your Social Security monthly benefits payment? 03:54 Q3: Can I go back to college if I owe student loans? ### Schedule a […]
  • How to Get Ahead in the Recruiting Process
    Get some actionable tips from our recruiting experts for staying ahead of the curve in your college recruiting process. TIMECODES 1:00 Show outline 1:28 Be proactive: contact college coaches 4:23 Start your recruiting process on the right foot 8:04 Understand how college coaches recruit 15:05 Check […]
  • Where To Buy Discount Gift Cards | Best Online Gift Card Sellers
    The holidays are here! And gift cards are an easy way to gift and let the recipient buy what they want. But it’s even better if you can get them on sale or discounted! Read the full article here: https://theci.co/giftcards Here’s what we’re talking about in this video: ▶︎ Where to […]
  • California Community Colleges and Foundation for California Community Colleges First Response Fund
    Thousands of California Community College students struggled to stay in school when the COVID-19 pandemic hit. To help keep them enrolled, the California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office and the Foundation for California Community Colleges worked together to create the First Response Fund, a […]
  • DeJardin Hall time-lapse
    In November 2014, voters in the Clackamas Community College district approved a $90-million bond measure that is being used to update and expand college classrooms and labs and modernize equipment to meet industry standards. Passage of the bond also results in CCC receiving $32 million in state […]
  • She Saved Over $50 Thousand With a Private Student Loan Settlement
    Source: #1 Student Loan Lawyer | Tate Law […]
  • How to Read a Financial Aid Award Letter
    It’s not always clear how to read your financial aid award letter. Let us breakdown the different elements of the letter, and what other factors you should consider when reviewing and comparing them. Learn more about reading a financial aid award letters at: […]
  • Will I Get A Stimulus Check If I Owe Student Loans? Yes
    Your stimulus check is safe from being taken for your student loan debt. Neither federal student loans nor private student loans can take that money. But if you’ve been sued for a student loans and you have a judgment against you, then, depending on your state’s laws, your bank account […]
  • Ideas for transitioning back to campus for Fall quarter
    After more than a year of learning mostly online, we’re excited to bring back more students for in-person learning this Fall. To get ready, we’ve come up with some ways to help students and faculty make a smooth transition back to campus life. Source: Everett Community College […]
  • How to Make a Highlight Video | Football Quarterback
    Learn how to make a football quarterback highlight video and what college coaches are looking for at your position/level. Watch our football expert analyze highlight film, and get actionable tips for showcasing the skills coaches want to see in your video. RESOURCES: NCSA Football Recruiting […]
  • What does a D1 baseball left-handed pitcher look like?
    What does a D1 baseball left-handed pitcher look like? Former Division 1 player and NCSA’s Director of Baseball Nelson Gord, breaks down what a D1 left-handed pitcher should have in their baseball skills video. RESOURCES Build a free profile […]
  • Will My Tax Refund Be Taken For Student Loans During The Coronavirus Pandemic?
    This is a question I’ve been getting a lot lately. The answer is a little complicated. For most people with federal student loans that are in default, they won’t have to worry about their refund being taken. That’s because Pres. Biden suspended student loan collections through […]
  • Why did you choose Haverford?
    Source: Haverford College […]
  • Vision in Action: Next Frontier Session 5
    Source: California Community Colleges […]