CARES is building an easy to access page of resource links for students of NFC of Empire State College. This is an on-going project so check back often.
We would like suggestions of links you feel your fellow students would find valuable. Please copy and paste the link it in the comment section along with why you find it valuable to you. We will review all suggestions and post them under the appropriate category.
CARES, College Achievement Requires Engaged Students, strives to empower and lend a voice to students. Together we are stronger! Thank you for your help in making that happen.
We are looking for links in the following categories:
- ESC Website (links within the site you find helpful to have easy access to)
- Community Resources
- Web Tools
- Academic Resources
ESC Website Quick Links
ESC Foundation Scholarship Opportunities
TechInfo You can now submit all general and technical requests and questions for Integrated Technologies (IT) through TechInfo.
Expert Webinar Series-Help with developing career building, resume writing and interviewing skills
WNY College Connection lots of info and resources
ECC Onestop-Workforce Development-Resources for the unemployed
InternMatch– Listing of Internship opportunities in WNY.
Simply Hired– Internship posting for WNY
Web Tools for Students
Wordle– Create awesome word clouds for presentations and display.
Symbaloo– Bookmark site accessible from any computer, great for students on the move.
Pearltrees– Bookmarking and academic networking site. Like an online graphic organizer for websites
Evernote– Similar to MS OneNote, but FREE. Access your research, notes, bookmarks and more from anywhere including your phone, tablet or computer. Never be caught without your work.
Prezi– Like Powerpoint only taken to a whole new level. This program will help you create not only fresh slideshows but gives you the flexibility of a non-linear presentation. Check it out to see what it does. FREE Special Educator options available.
UB Libraries– We have access to other SUNY brick and mortar libraries
WNY Library Resources Council AcademicSHARE– Resouces for Students and Faculty without a membership. A valid college ID is all that is required. Libraries all over WNY including the Southern Tier.
Other Links You May Find Useful