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Tips For Incoming College Freshmen

So you’ve graduated high school, and you’re gearing up for your first year of college, huh? Congratulations! This is a super exciting/nerve-wrecking time for you. I’m sure you have a lot of questions, and you’ve been doing your research as to what you should bring (we’ve got that covered… 86 more words

Back-to-School Series

Frank advice for new college students: Read the syllabus!

Here is more good advice for new college students.

I admire this piece by writer and college professor Monique Kluczykowski of Braselton because she treats college students as adults and asks them to behave as such. 930 more words



The number one thing most people tend to fear when going to college and living in the dorms are their roommates. My room has always been the one place I run to when I want to get away from people or just relax, but in college I find it hard to ever have any actual alone time. 789 more words


Regrets in My Suitcase

Shipping off to college for the first time was one of the most exciting weekends in my life. I emptied my entire bedroom into boxes to send off down South, and overpacked the suitcases so much that Delta charged us another $75 for the weight of my 30 pairs of shoes that I just… 273 more words


Tips for Incoming Freshmen (or anyone really)

I learned a lot while in college, but here are 10 things I wish I would have know before starting college.

1) Review APA style writing. 425 more words


Rape Is Common Among Female College Freshmen, Study Shows

A new study of first-year women at a large private university in the Northeastern U.S. reveals that many freshman women have suffered some form of rape. 495 more words

Language Learning (and Life) Advice

Here at the Language Resource Center, we realize the winter semester has ended and it’s much too soon to be thinking about the coming fall. However, there is at least one subject that you might not want to forget about so soon– your language skills! 720 more words

Language Learning