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Facebook likes and comments reduce exam stress among students, says study

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Have you ever heard that the number of supportive likes and comments on Facebook can reduce the exam stress? Yes, it is true, according to the latest research conducted by the University of Illinois in U.S.A., it is proved that those who get supportive comments and likes from Facebook friends for their posts will have less stress before exams.

Nearly 21 percent of the stress of students will get declined with the positive comments and likes from their friends on Facebook before exams. The research was conducted by the students and they have performed a seven-minute expressive writing exercise.

A graduate student Robert Deloatch at the University said the study proved that nearly 41 percent of students suffer from nervousness and anxiety before exams. This type of anxiety will happen because of physiological and emotional responses which appear while taking or preparing for a test. It leads to low grades in the test and poor memory in examinations.

It also revealed the anxiety is equal to the performance of students in the examinations. This kind of anxiety will mostly affect the computer science exams of students. During this study, the students were asked to solve the two programming problems by writing and running codes. The researchers have measures that their anxiety test levels through the Cognitive Test Anxiety scale. The students also filled two questionnaires, which helps to measure the anxiety levels of them.

The researchers also made the students indulge in the Facebook likes and comments engagement. The researchers found that the students who have received the supportive messages from their pals showed fewer anxiety levels and also best performance in examinations.

Telangana Students can now change their Colleges until May 31

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Telangana Technical Education Department is giving is a change for its students who are wanting to change their colleges immediately. The students of Engineering, Pharmacy, Architecture, MBA, MBC courses can now easily switch their colleges until May 31st. But the current and new colleges should be under same University.

If the college which the student is currently studying in is closing down or if their parents are relocating or if the student has some health issues then only the student can change his/her college. For this, they have to take an NOC certificate from their current college (should be dated after April 1).

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The list of, students who successfully got transferred will be shown on the official website before the 2017-2018 academic year starts. The academic year of JNTUH will start from June 13th and OU from June 30th.

Rules and Regulations:

1. The transfer takes place between the colleges under the same university, and the student can’t move from one University to another University.
2. Most of the transfers will be allowed to 2nd-year students only. Students who want to study from 3rd/4th year might be based on the student’s situations.
3. The percentage of the transfer from one college to another must be less than 1.

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Apple Music includes new student membership and 50 percent discount

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Do you love to listen to Apple Music, isn’t it? Yes, but not affordable to spend $9.99/ month. Ok, don’t worry Apple is serving Music for just half of its price, only if you are a Student.

Probably, Apple is trying to defeat its competitor Spotify, SoundCloud, Tidal and others. Earlier in this week, Apple launched a new plan to subscribe to boost to its streaming music services. Get ready folks enjoy Apple Music services to half of its price only if you are a student.

Apple is introducing a student plan in this summer which will discount you by 50 percent for those who got enrolled in college or university.

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Whereas in U.S., individual membership to Apple costs to $9.99/ month, family plan to six members costs $14.99/ month (whereas Spotify allows only two users to share an account). But if you are a student from eligible College or University you can get it for just $4.99/ month.

This student membership is not only for U.S., but also to all other countries including Germany, Denmark, Ireland, Australia, U.K, and Denmark can also avail the advantage of student membership option.

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Nevertheless, the student offers $4.99/ month is not for all the countries as the price slightly makes a difference. So, irrespective of the amount you can avail 50 percent discount on the standard subscription price.

Does the Student Membership have any Tenure?

Yes, it is available for consecutive four years following your signup and thus no need for continuity. In other words, if you have breaks in a semester though you can still sign up for a student membership when you returned to school.

Whomsoever, attending college or university, regardless of degree can avail this option from Apple student group. Students who are new or existing subscribers can start from May 6th onwards. Change the membership option and signup and enjoy regardless.

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The Apple Company also work on a student verification tech provider, UNiDAY, to make sure that those who sign up as the student enrolled in college or university. The company recently stated that it has 13 million subscribers earlier in this year.

In general, Apple also provides student membership to its Hardware with a valid student ID card.

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