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A Day in the Life: Student Dan Compitiello

Posted by ENC Student Life on Jan 31, 2017 11:17:08 AM

There are many ways to get involved on and off campus. With clubs, jobs, internships, and student government, there's no shortage of opportunities to get out there and meet people. Take the plunge and join a new group! We talked to student Dan Compitiello and when we saw his schedule, we knew it would be hard to find a more involved person. Use his busy day as an inspiration for getting things done! 

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Topics: Campus Life, Beyond Graduation, Boston and Beyond, student

Starting Out the Semester Strong… and Finishing Strong Too!

Posted by ENC Student Life on Jan 30, 2017 7:01:00 AM

We are only three weeks into the semester, but already things are starting to add up. Spring break seems so far in the distance as does the end of winter. Despite all this, it is important to be focused on the present by starting this semester strong and following that through to the end. Our friends at the Center for Academic Success (CAS) in the Nease Library have some tips for staying on top of things all semester long.

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Topics: Education, Academics, Campus Life

Learning to Adult: Stay Safe

Posted by ENC Student Life on Jan 26, 2017 7:07:00 AM

Part of being an adult is learning to take care of yourself and your belongings. Use these tips to keep yourself and your stuff safe. 

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Topics: Campus Life, Adulting

Transfer Students: Getting Involved on a New Campus

Posted by ENC Student Life on Jan 19, 2017 7:15:00 AM

Congrats! You just transferred to a new school. You're probably excited and a bit nervous. You've got to find new friends, figure out where classes are, and of course, find the best local spots for a midnight snack. Whether you need tips for integrating into the ENC student community or suggestions for Boston hot spots, we've got you covered. Use this post as a guideline to an easy transition and stay tuned for a future post on the best late night snacks. 

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Topics: Campus Life, Dorm Life

A New Attitude for a New Semester

Posted by ENC Student Life on Jan 5, 2017 7:05:00 AM

Winter break is almost over! Next week students will start coming back to campus and with the fresh faces comes the opportunity for a fresh start. Use the new semester as an opportunity for a personal refresh. Start strong with good study habits, healthy eating and exercise, and making time for friends. 

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Topics: Campus Life, Personal Wellness

Doing Holidays College Style

Posted by ENC Student Life on Nov 28, 2016 7:10:00 AM

You're almost done with the semester! Christmas is just around the corner and you might be feeling a bit homesick for the holiday festivities. Keep up the good spirits with these 4 tips. 

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Topics: Campus Life, Dorm Life

A Legacy of Excellence in History

Posted by ENC Student Life on Nov 21, 2016 7:06:00 AM

ENC is blessed to have professors that are renowned in their fields of expertise. In this video, professors and alumni Jim Cameron (52) and Don Yerxa (72) and student Austin Steelman (13) discuss the legacy of the ENC history department and the mentoring that occurs on a small campus. History Majors, how amazing is it that you get to learn from these talented academics!

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Topics: History, Academics, Campus Life

5 Easy Tips for Staying Healthy this Cold and Flu Season

Posted by ENC Student Life on Nov 17, 2016 7:03:00 AM

It's cold and flu season and germs are spreading like wildfire! We're not even to the first snow fall yet and we're already seeing an uptick in students getting stick. Stay healthy by following these 5 easy tips.

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Topics: Campus Life, Dorm Life

The Best Student Discounts in Boston

Posted by ENC Student Life on Nov 3, 2016 7:25:00 AM

Everyone knows that students don't have any extra money laying around. Thankfully, that means many museums, stores, attractions, and restaurants offer special student only discounts for those of us with tighter budgets. With these amazing prices, you can't afford not to try something new!

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Topics: Boston and Quincy Opportunities, Campus Life, Boston

Re-Defining Your Label

Posted by ENC Student Life on Oct 31, 2016 8:33:09 AM

At the start of a new school year, you are given the opportunity to create in yourself something different. As students, we are all provided with a clean slate of endless and infinite possibilities that will mark how we spend our years here. Incoming freshman like myself are at an advantage (or a disadvantage depending on your perspective.)

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Topics: Campus Life, Adulting, Personal Wellness