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11 Tips for the College Freshman

  1. Meet EVERYONE during your 1st week there.   One of the biggest anxieties of freshman starting college is if they are going to find awesome friends.  What if you don’t make any and you’re stuck with nothing to do on the weekend?
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Freshman Swimmer Splashes in Championship Final

Gators send five swimmers to the 200 freestyle event at the 2017 NCAA Men’s Swimming Championship, but Maxine Rooney, a freshman, was the only Gator to make the cut. 186 more words


The Transition 

High school is ending

It’s time to start spending

Or saving

Stop playing

It’s the time to start realizing
You’re no longer a child

It’s time to reach for the extra mile… 44 more words

High School

Q&A: How to Survive Freshman Year

Freshman year of college is probably one of the most confusing, yet exciting years of your life.  You learn so many things so quickly, but not just in the classroom.   868 more words


Dear (Younger) Lawrence,

This is one of many letters I’m going to write to my high school self. This is a letter I wish I had gotten in the mail as I started my summer leading up to college. 1,070 more words


Featured Student: Kayla Thigpen

At Spelman College, serious research is not limited by class standing. Here, Kayla Thigpen shares her experience conducting primary research as freshman:

This semester I have been doing archival research on the Tupac Amaru Shakur Collection in my First Year Composition class. 157 more words