Can’t Land Your Dream Job Yet? Show Some Humility

SSU Special Edition: Life After Graduation


The common expectation of a student is to land his/her dream job right after graduation, however, in the real world, things don’t always turn out this way. These days, competition to enter the workforce has become fiercer and companies are more interested in experience years than academic ones. Additionally, without good ‘connections’ in certain workplaces, the process of hiring can be tough. Despite the many factors standing in your way to getting your dream job, do not grow depressed but accept this truth and show humility by temporarily settling for something else. Continue reading “Can’t Land Your Dream Job Yet? Show Some Humility”

Life After Graduation Chat

SSU Special Edition: Life After Graduation

Hi ladies, I’m chatting today with Mariya, my former classmate and good friend, on  post-graduation life . Here are the questions we’re covering:
-Do graduates end up getting jobs in their field of study?  01:13
-How do I know if I should do a second degree, Master’s degree, or enter the workforce?   09:58
-How has life changed after graduation?  16:04
-How do classmate relationships change after graduation?   20:54
-What happens to the expectations of getting the dream job, the marriage, and the children after graduation?   28:40
-Any word of advice?  35:44

11 Tips On How To Balance School, Work And Family

By Tara

SSU Mom Special Edition

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#9 Bring your kids on campus with you. Let them see the inside of the buildings, where you have classes, let them meet your professors. If you attend a suburban campus like I do, let them run around in the grass. They think it’s a big park and a big park = fun. When your kids know where you’re going, it makes it much more real for the both of you…Read more

Living for God as a Single Mom

SSU Mom Special Edition

Personally, the last thing I want to read when I log onto my Facebook account is some drama somebody has with the other parent of their child. Even if the cops were called, he/she trash-talked you in front of your kid or is taking you to court for the 5th time in 2 weeks… please refrain from the temptation to spread it across social mediaRead more


How NOT to Fall in Love

Hi ladies, today’s episode is a Q&A on how NOT to fall in love when you are in school especially for those who feel the infatuation when working with attractive guys in your group projects, study groups, etc.

Who REALLY Loves God?

Ask any Christian: “Do you love God?” The obvious answer will be: “Yes!” But what does it REALLY mean to ‘love’ God? Is it by attending church regularly? Giving offerings? Or going to missions? James 1:12 will answer that for us today.

You’re Still a Baby Christian?

And I, brethren, could not speak to you as to spiritual people but as to carnal, as to babes in Christ. I fed you with milk and not with solid food; for until now you were not able to receive it, and even now you are still not able; for you are still carnal. For where there are envy, strife, and divisions among you, are you not carnal and behaving like mere men?-1 Corinthians 3:1-3 Continue reading “You’re Still a Baby Christian?”

SSU of the Month: Joanna

School & Love: Can the Two Go Hand in Hand?

image: Single Sisters in University

Sisters, meet Joanna, a former SSU.
It is a common trend on university campuses to see ladies involved in romantic relationships with men: some do it for love, while others to fit in the culture, or kill their loneliness. What should SSU’s behavior be in the midst of all this? I invite you to follow our conversation with Joanna who fell in love in school. Continue reading “SSU of the Month: Joanna”