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Homesick? How to Overcome That Missing Home Feeling

Everyone gets homesick their freshman year. Here are some ways you can manage your homesickness until you get to go home for your next break.read more

Back to School: A COVID-19 Education in 2020

Back-to-school is hectic in the best of times, but during a pandemic, it's downright stressful. Here's what the semester is looking like for college students.read more

What You Need to Know About College Meal Plans

A college's cafeteria can really make or break your campus experience. Here's what you should know about dining dollars and different college meal plan options!read more

How to Know If You're Ready for College

Being ready for college is more than just sending in your deposit and packing up. Here's how to make sure you're ready academically, emotionally, and beyond.read more

Moving Out and Moving Online Amid a Pandemic

College students are being highly affected during the coronavirus pandemic. Here's what you should know if you have to move off campus and take online classes.read more

Resources Students Need During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Looking to stay up-to-date, productive, and entertained during the coronavirus outbreak? Check out this helpful index of links! read more

Ask The Experts

Q: Are there situations where it's appropriate for young people to "splurge"?

A: Yes, I think the best "splurge" young adults can make is on travel and experiences...read more


Q: How can students identify a bully and bullying behaviors?

A: First, I don't like to use the term "bully," as it is a label and prevents us from seeing the one to whom the label is applied as a person. And this is important because bullying is human; it is an adaptive trait...read more


Q: How should students respond to bullying?

A: The first thing is what you shouldn't do, which is to escalate the aggression. If someone attacks you verbally or intimidates you, don't respond aggressively. read more


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