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Fiza Usman

Fiza Usman

San Francisco, California

AREAS OF INTEREST

PsychologyWritingComputer ScienceStorytelling

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Financial AidInternshipsScholarships

Education

Boston College

Boston College

About Fiza

Fiza is a dedicated writer and researcher with expertise in internships, scholarships, career opportunities, and financial aid. Her skills enable her to craft engaging and insightful content that guides students through the complex processes of applying for financial aid and pursuing career opportunities.

She graduated from Boston College, majoring in Applied Psychology and Human Development and Computer Science.

Experience

Fiza has experience in writing blog posts, SEO content, and creative storytelling. On her personal blog, she shares engaging narratives through personal anecdotes. Her international experiences have given her a global perspective, enabling her to connect with a diverse audience. Fiza is committed to making a meaningful impact through her writing, always considering the perspectives and experiences of others.

Since joining the Bold.org team in 2022, Fiza has channeled her passion for guiding students through pivotal stages of their academic journeys. She understands the challenges associated with college life and is dedicated to helping students adjust to their degree programs and manage their finances. Motivated by her own experiences, Fiza is passionate about empowering students by providing guidance and support that she wished she had during her undergraduate years.

Quote from Fiza

“To educate is to empower.”

Latest from Fiza Usman

#Finances
3 Great Debit Cards For Teens: A Student’s Opinion
Check out debit cards for teens designed to help with financial responsibility and learn to track spending limits.
July 10, 202414 min read
#Finances
What Is a Prepaid Debit Card & Should You Have One?
Learn how prepaid debit cards work, their key features, and their advantages. Find out if a prepaid debit card is right for you.
June 26, 202410 min read
#College
Where to Buy School Supplies in 2024?
Back-to-school shopping can be overwhelming due to the variety of supplies needed. Let's explore where to buy school supplies!
June 12, 202412 min read
#Finances
What Is a Stipend?
Get extra cash while studying! What is a stipend, and how can it support your education? Don't miss out on free money for students!
June 11, 20247 min read
#College
What Is a Fraternity?
Discover the secrets of college fraternities: brotherhood, traditions, and lifelong bonds explained!
June 10, 20248 min read
#College
When to Use a Comma?
An article that helps you formulate your written work with accurate guidance on when to use a comma.
June 2, 20249 min read
#College
What Is Summa Cum Laude?
Summa cum laude represents high academic achievement, awarded to those with outstanding academic excellence. Curious to know more? Learn now!
June 2, 20248 min read
#College
When Does Summer End?
Our love for summer often makes us forget that it comes to an end. Explore the pivotal moment when summer fades away for the season/semester.
May 15, 20249 min read
#Finances
Who Qualifies for Public Service Loan Forgiveness?
See if you meet the essential criteria and eligibility requirements for Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) in this comprehensive guide.
May 7, 20248 min read
#College
Are Schools Closed for Memorial Day 2024?
Find out if schools are closed on Memorial Day and understand the importance of this federal holiday.
April 25, 20248 min read
#College
Best Colleges in Oklahoma
Find the best colleges in Oklahoma with our in-depth guide featuring top-rated universities across the state!
April 21, 20249 min read
#College
Graduation Gift Ideas in 2024
Congrats Grads! 🎓 Celebrate their achievement with the perfect gift. Explore our top picks now!
April 16, 202410 min read
#College
What to Write in a Graduation Card?
If you have any upcoming graduates in your life, write them a graduation card using our tips to celebrate this proud day with them.
April 15, 20247 min read
#College
What Is an Incomplete in College?
Understand what an 'incomplete' in college means, when it's given, and how it affects your academic record.
April 15, 20247 min read
#College
What Does Waitlisted Mean for College?
Learn what it means to be waitlisted for college, how it impacts your application, and strategies to boost your acceptance chances.
April 15, 20247 min read
#College
What Is a Comma Splice?
Learn what a comma splice is: two independent clauses mistakenly joined by a comma, and how to fix them for clearer, more accurate writing.
April 13, 20248 min read
#Student Loans
What Is a Subsidized Loan?
Many benefits and downsides come with a subsidized loan. Learn more about eligibility, how to apply, and the pros and cons now!
April 9, 20249 min read
#College
When Does the Spring Semester End?
Get a clear answer to when the spring semester ends with our thorough guide crafted to support students navigating their academic schedule.
March 27, 20248 min read
#College
What Is Postgraduate?
Boost your career with a postgrad degree! Discover what postgraduate means and how it is a game-changer in education. Why wait? Learn more!
March 18, 202411 min read
#College
How Long Do College Credits Last?
Our guide will help you understand how long college credits last and if they remain valid indefinitely. Learn more!
March 15, 20249 min read
#Finances
Does the Army Pay for College?
The Army does help pay for college and supports students through their educational journey - here's how.
March 15, 202410 min read
#Donors
How to Set Up a Donation Page
Interested in giving back to your community? Explore a step-by-step guide on how to set up a donation page.
February 27, 20249 min read
#College
Best Colleges in Massachusetts in 2024
From prestigious Ivy League institutions to innovative liberal arts colleges, dive into the best colleges Massachusetts has to offer.
February 12, 202415 min read
#College
How Long Is a College Semester?
The transition from high school to college involves adjusting to numerous changes, including attuning to the length of a college semester.
February 8, 202411 min read
#Scholarships
Easiest Scholarships to Get in 2024
Learn how to apply for the easiest scholarships to get. Start reducing your college costs today.
February 2, 20249 min read
#College
College Dorm Essentials
Must-Haves for Dorm Life: Your Ultimate College Essentials.
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#College
Best Medical Schools in Florida
Florida offers some of the best medical schools in the nation, which could have the perfect program for you. The sunshine state is a great place to expand your search to.
April 20, 20239 min read
#College
Medical School Prerequisites
There are a set of requirements that premed students are expected to fulfill before applying for medical school during their undergraduate years.
April 20, 20237 min read
#College
Credit Cards for Students with No Credit
There are a variety of credit cards specifically geared towards students seeking one with no prior credit history.
April 3, 20236 min read
#College
Best Law Schools in the US
Upon choosing a future career, the hardest part is picking where to begin the journey. With so many law schools to choose from, this blog post outlines the best in the nation.
March 29, 202311 min read
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