Al Dickenson

Al Dickenson graduated from Wisconsin Lutheran College with bachelor’s degrees in history, communication, and English. He currently serves as an editor for an international equine practitioners’ magazine in and around Milwaukee, Wisconsin, his hometown, where he lives with his wife. He also works as a freelance journalist, photographer, archivist, and historian, and he enjoys hiking and reading, particularly about history.

Articles By Al Dickenson

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By: Al Dickenson — January 18, 2023
I highly recommend reusing homework assignments and projects from high school and college to see if a portfolio can be built or skillsets showcased. As other Sage Scholars authors have mentioned, the work you do in college can launch your publishing career, even if you have no intention of pursuing a life of writing.
By: Al Dickenson — December 7, 2022
When applying for jobs or graduate schools, or even for your interest, the following eight hard skills can set you apart from the pack in the resume and interview department.
By: Al Dickenson — November 8, 2022
Audio/Visual work is used by many professions, including journalists, television marketers, and digital media workers. Here are some basic tips to improve your audio/visual skills and the quality of your work.
By: Al Dickenson — September 19, 2022
There are few things more daunting than starting college. One of those things is caring for a sick parent while in college. I have found some strategies which helped me achieve high grades while also keeping my mother taken care of.
By: Al Dickenson — January 11, 2023
Here are some ways historians' skill sets come into play beyond the classroom.
By: Al Dickenson — January 4, 2023
Here are some things you will want to accomplish in your last year at college.
By: Al Dickenson — January 30, 2023
This article will show the many ways in which student news media contributes to the campus community.
By: Al Dickenson — December 16, 2022
Wikipedia may not be as unreliable as many academics claim. Check out this article to see how Wikipedia should be used in academia.
By: Al Dickenson — December 19, 2022
In college, I made it a point to take as many special topic classes as I could. Though these classes may not help you directly in your job search post-college or graduate school applications, they can give students unique perspectives on life in general.
By: Al Dickenson — October 19, 2022
One of the most rewarding ways to begin your college career is by starting it in high school. It may be worth exploring the offer if there is an opportunity to gain college experience and credit while still in high school.
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