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15 Secrets To Surviving Senior Year (From College Freshmen)

Stressed out about college applications and your grades? Dealing with a serious case of senioritis? Debating about taking a gap year but not sure what to do? 90 more words

High School

Party With A Purpose

When our kids go off to college, usually the last thing we worry about is their social lives.  We secretly hope they are spending at least a few Saturday nights by themselves studying in their dorm room instead of out with their friends trolling the campus for a good party. 385 more words

Parents Of College Students

Lost And Found

My Facebook timeline is filled with photos of dorm rooms.

The students I taught during my ninth year of teaching are now heading off to college, and a few of them have been gracious enough to “friend” me so that I can come along for the ride. 447 more words


Will my college bookstore have condoms?

Well, do you live in the deep south at a private school? If so, the answer might be no. I know someone who goes to school in Mississippi and the prefects will fine her if she swears and church is mandatory, so if that’s your school I doubt they give out condoms at the bookstore. 142 more words

Say What?

21 Survival Tips For Incoming College Freshmen

It’s that time of year again. Baby-faced freshman are entering the next phase of their lives and a whole new type of freedom, previously untapped, is being explored. 639 more words

Advice For College Freshmen

This is the season for back to school, and back to college.  Freshmen are moving into their first dorms, freaking out about leaving their friends behind, and perpetuating freshmen rituals.   827 more words


"R U Ready 4 College?" Excerpt

Hey, Kids! Here’s an excerpt just for you from my book R U Ready 4 College?: Secrets and Strategies for Conquering the Ivy-Covered Institution. 2,517 more words

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