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Why Research By Undergraduates is Important For Science and Students

The benefits of research extend beyond articles published and grants won. The most important part of research as an undergraduate student is often the transformation of the student, and the things they’ll go on to do in the future.

This Woman’s Name Appears on the Declaration of Independence. So Why Don’t We Know Her Story?

Mary Katherine Goddard put her full name at the bottom of all the copies of the Declaration that her printing presses churned out and distributed to the colonies.

What Will it Take to Bring Gender Balance to Silicon Valley?

Educational institutions and technology companies must come together to alter the current system that has largely failed our youth if we want to inspire girls and women to pursue careers in technology and improve the existing gender gap.

Your GPA is Your Calculator of Academic Success

The grade point average (GPA) is a quantitative measure of academic success; but it is not a full representation of your academic career.

You Can Receive Your Federal Student Aid Funds in Several Ways

Once you have completed your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and received an award letter from your school, you probably will be wondering how and when you will receive your federal funding.

Tips for Staying Healthy during the Summer

Summer is almost here. Children will soon be out of school. We will have longer days of fun-filled activities, giving families a chance to relax and take a breather from the hustle and bustle of the academic year.

Top Five Tips for Mental Recovery

Our mental health is just as important as our physical health. However, we tend not to “work out” our minds like our bodies.

APUS Class of 2017 Offers ‘Tokens of Wisdom’ for Future Students

At the recent 2017 commencement, APUS grads shared some powerful words of encouragement for future students, as well as reflections of their own academic journeys.