“Oh, even with her success, she can’t still get a husband”

By Dickson Chukwuemeka James

Judith was just a pretty young teenager of 17 years when she wrote her WAEC, the result came out bad as she failed two prerequisite Subjects. PEOPLE TALKED.. Ordinary WAEC, she failed. . Fortunately, she took it again and made both her JAMB AND WAEC, her cut off mark wasn’t up to Law she choosed […]

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WHAT TO DO WHEN A LECTURER TEACHES A WRONG THING

How to deal with the situation where you think a lecturer is wrong

There will come a time when your lecturer will teach a wrong thing in class. This will happen for two reasons. First, nobody knows it all. Second, we are all prone to mistakes. As a student, you must learn how to properly handle a situation like this or you could fall victim to it during […]

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FOUR WAYS TO DEAL WITH ROMANTIC DISTRACTION IN CLASS

How to make sure your feelings do not stand in the way between you and your studies.

It is always impossible to concentrate in a lecture with your crush seated close to you. Thoughts about the person preoccupy your mind, forcing you to steal prolonged glances from time to time. As a result, you become ineffective at listening to the lecturer and taking notes. If you have ever been in this situation, […]

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Students and learning: whose job is it?

Are students responsible for their own learning?

In olden Greece, noble parents left their young heirs with Masters for training in known knowledgeable skills and enterprises. In order to fulfill their obligations, the students will have to live in or visit regularly. The disciplined commitment of sitting and listening at the foot of a wise master will be paid in full at […]

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SIX OF THE BEST ACADEMIC RESOLUTIONS TO MAKE THIS 2019

A guide on making the best New Year resolutions as a student

Making New Year resolutions is a common global practice. At the turn of every year, people evaluate their lives and make new choices towards being better individuals. Even though the tradition of making New Year resolutions is fast becoming less popular, it is something you should do and take seriously as a student. It is […]

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FIVE OTHER WAYS TO GET MORE INTELLIGENT BESIDES READING

Here is a list of other things you should be doing to get more intelligent besides reading

Being a student, about 90% of the advice you get on how to get more intelligent focuses on reading as much as possible. And every student wants to know how to be more intelligent. Many people think there is no other way to develop the brain capacity besides reading. That is so wrong. While I […]

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POSSIBLE NLC STRIKE: FACTS AND HOW TO SURVIVE IT AS A STUDENT

Key facts about the impending NLC strike and how you as a student can make the best of it should it happen

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), under the leadership of Ayuba Wabba, recently announced its decision to embark on an indefinite strike on November 6 unless the Federal Government accedes to its demands. This is a worrisome news to every Nigerian student as ASUU is an affiliate union of the NLC. Strikes such as this might […]

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SEVEN TIPS ON HOW TO DEVELOP A READING CULTURE

An easy-to-follow guide on why you need a reading culture and how you can develop one

Culture is a way of doing things. So, a reading culture simply means a system of reading you devise and follow in order to achieve your academic goals. With a reading culture, you don’t just read at anytime and anyhow you desire. You follow a pattern. And if you stick with your reading culture long […]

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SIX EASY SECRETS OF READING WITHOUT FORGETTING

Simple steps towards solving the problem of forgetting what you read

Here at Campus Duty, one question we get often is “how can I read without forgetting?” Almost every student in the world has faced the challenge of reading so much and remembering very little later on. While this article doesn’t claim to have all the solution you need, it will expose five easy-to-apply secrets to […]

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HOW DO I GET A FINAL YEAR PROJECT TOPIC?

Where and how to source for a suitable topic for your final year school project

On the day I wrote my last examination paper as a third year student, I was assigned to a supervisor for final year project work. I had heard about project at the time, but I didn’t really know what it meant. So, when on meeting my supervisor, she asked me to get a topic, it […]

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