Limited Resources

“A sustainable world means working together to create prosperity for all.”Jacqueline Novogratz, Founder/CEO of Acumen


We believe that the next generation of leaders needs imagination and courage to constructively engage in the challenges and opportunities of our age. The Limited Resources identity/affinity community is designed to facilitate opportunities, networking, collaboration, and mentorship, while helping students navigate the day-to-day campus experience.

If you are interested in participating in and/or supporting this community, please feel free to share your experiences, provide resources that may support students’ pathways to development, connect with students to offer insight and support, and inform the broader community of internships, community engagement, or job opportunities.

Ways Colleges Offer Alternatives to Study Abroad

Virtual global education programs rise in popularity as the coronavirus pandemic continues to restrict travel.

Not everyone has the ability to travel due to financial constraints, immigration complications or family situations, so virtual international education provides access to students who …

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Choosing Between Housing on or off Campus

The sticker price for off-campus housing may look cheaper, but students should be aware of hidden costs.

First-year college students often are expected or required to live in residence halls or dormitories. In subsequent years, it’s usually up to those …

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21 Ideas for Paying for Study Abroad

It seemed so simple at the study abroad fair, just pick a program in your dream location and go! Right? Well…it’s not always so simple. You didn’t quite hammer out the details in your 30 second drive by at their …

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12 Essential Real-World Skills To Learn in College

Competing in today’s job market often requires education and many skills that can be useful outside of school. Verbal communication, digital literacy and time management are just a few of the top skills employers may look for in new, entry-level …

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Student Success in College: An Expanding Perspective

 

In the 2017-2018 school year, the average cost of attending a four-year public university for out-of-state students was $40,940[1].  With skepticism about the value of a college degree, increasing costs of attendance, …

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The 50 Best Ways To Save Money In College And Live On A Tight Budget

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Career Planning Guide for College Students

A career planning guide is a vital resource that can help many students achieve their desired occupation after graduation and …