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Job hunting is a part of the student experience, whether it’s a job that you’re needing while you’re at the university or a career that you’re preparing for, post-graduation.

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When you’re pursuing your degree, you’ve got plenty to juggle – and, if you’re working as well, then time is even more precious. So, to succeed, it’s crucial that you cultivate excellent time management habits. To help, we’ve gathered practical time management tips for college students from around the web.

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If you are looking for an exciting and historic way to celebrate Independence Day this year, look no further: the City of Fairfax will be presenting their 50th Independence Day Parade on Monday, July 4th, 2016 from 10 am- 12 pm.

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Financial-Aid
Students considering federal financial aid to help them pay for college will frequently come across several common myths in their research.  Here are the top seven myths about federal student aid that are not true, as confirmed by the Department of Education.

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When choosing a university, academic offerings are obviously crucial – and here is what some of our students and faculty have to say about the VIU experience. Interestingly enough, in a Peterson’s article about choosing a university, the next factor listed is its geography.

We may be biased, but it’s hard to pick a place more beautiful than the state of Virginia. Sometimes called a “Goldilocks’ Climate” because it’s not too hot and not too cold, the geography is incredible, including Fairy Stone State Park located right off the Blue Ridge Parkway in Stuart. This park encompasses 168 acres of land, with a boomerang-shaped lake, where people swim, hike, boat and camp.

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