Finding the right fit

Triangle schools top WalletHub’s NC rankings

October 30, 2017 Heidi Finley

Triangle colleges dominate the top half of a new top-10 ranking of colleges and universities in North Carolina. Sorted based on their standing in a national ranking for 2018 by personal-finance website WalletHub, Duke University came in first in the […]

Finding the right fit

6 places to study meteorology in the Carolinas

October 23, 2017 Heidi Finley

North Carolina State University The Raleigh campus was ranked No. 12 on’s list of top atmospheric sciences and meteorology colleges in the United States. Its Department of Marine, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences offers a bachelor of science in meteorology, […]

Finding the right fit

ROTC programs in the Carolinas explained

October 9, 2017 Heidi Finley

The Reserve Officers’ Training Corps is a military officer training program available in 275 colleges across all 50 U.S. states and territories. Army is the largest of the ROTC programs, but there are Navy and Air Force programs, as well. […]


UNC opens the Carolina Veterans Resource Center

October 2, 2017 Heidi Finley

About 500 veterans and military-affiliated students at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill now have a spot on campus to call their own. The newly dedicated Carolina Veterans Resource Center offers a place for students with ties to the […]

Paying for College

Help paying student loans is the newest job perk

October 2, 2017 Heidi Finley

If you’re looking at graduating college with thousands of dollars of student debt, your future employer may help you pay it off. Fidelity Investments recently announced a Student Debt Employer Contribution program to aid companies that decide to help pay […]

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