By Dr. Angela Gibson
Professor in the School of Arts and Humanities at American Public University
At the beginning of each new year, new season, or even new month it seems that television shows and magazines create lists to help you become the new you. One topic that doesnâ€™t seem to make headlines is how to be a better student. It doesnâ€™t take a new yearâ€™s resolution to become a better online college student; it can happen any time. What is needed is commitment to the focus and dedication needed to become a better you academically.