6 Powerful Apps Every College Student Needs

Posted by ENC on May 29, 2015 2:54:01 PM

6_appsIn our crazed digital world of smartphones and apps, college students want technology to help them get through their degree programs successfully. Whether they use them for productivity and organization, research, studying, writing or something else, all of these below are sure to be a big hit with most students. The best part is, they’re easy to use and most are free!

Organize tasks, create to-do lists, and synchronize with other devices and access from anywhere. You can easily do all of these with a simple touch or voice… it’s that easy.  http://www.any.do/

As a college student, presentations are the norm. Have you ever wondered how a presentation becomes so good-looking? –Graphics and design influence. Canva is a fantastic program that is perfect for creating amazing graphics for all sorts of things from presentations, to social media, print and online ads and more. 

Chegg isn’t just an app, it’s an experience that helps students find cheap textbooks, get homework help and even find internships. And if you have books to return, you can even do that too.

Although iBooks is just for iPhone and iPad, it’s a great tool to use for storing eBooks, papers, novels and textbooks. It’s easy to use and also easy to access each book. The best part is, you won’t ever have to carry those heavy textbooks ever again.  

Scribd is the world’s largest online library. As a student, you can search for important research document and even books that can be helpful for papers and research projects. 

You’re far away from home at college and your parents want to hear from you. You say, “Check my Instagram feed” – your parents say… “What’s Instagram?” No worries. Postagram has you covered. Download the app and register on your on your smartphone. Take a photo, write something nice, upload, type in your parent’s mailing address and send. It all happens in a matter of seconds. For just 99 cents you made mom and dad feel like a million bucks!

Eastern Nazarene College is a technology friendly campus located near a world-class innovation city – Boston. Come see why ENC is the perfect place for students from around state, around the country and around the world. Check out ENC’s Fast Facts or contact an Admissions Counselor to learn more information about how ENC’s small Christian college campus results in dynamic opportunities for our students here in the Boston area and beyond!

Written by ENC

Located in Quincy, Massachusetts on Boston’s historic South Shore, Eastern Nazarene College is a distinctively Christian liberal arts college. ENC is committed to the teaching and mentoring of students in a nurturing, spiritually enriched, and academically supportive environment. Offering a full breadth of academic programs, ENC prepares students to lead and serve in a diverse world by integrating the best in education and the best in Christian faith.

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