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Ten Best Apps to Keep Grad Students Organized

It’s Tuesday. Your alarm rouses you into the kitchen to make a pot of coffee, while the day begins to unfold in your mind. Class starts at 10 What can you get done before then? Some reading you didn’t finish, yes. The last paragraph of that research paper needs rewritten and maybe one last skim for glaring mistakes. Did you let the dog out?With so much to do, graduate students increasingly turn to their mobile devices to keep life and work are 10 apps every grad student needs to stay organized:Organize Your Life/WorkImage via iTunesiProcrastinate – Allows you to organize your to-do list into subjects that fit your unique sense of organization. It syncs to iCloud or Dropbox so you…
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Study on the Go: 4 of the Best Apps for Summer Classes

The gap between the spring and fall semesters is a time for fun and relaxation for most students, but for a few dedicated pupils, it means hunkering down through summer assignments, and possibly a part-time job as well, requires a great deal of discipline if a student hopes to finish his or her classes with stellar grades. Luckily, these four apps make that goal a little via iTunesBlackboard is a common content management system used by many universities for managing and organizing materials for each course. Professors use Blackboard to post syllabi, class notes, quizzes, assignments and other materials from class. It also has message boards for extended discussions as well as rosters and contact information for classmates, aides, and…
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