Tag: transition to college

Settling in at College: 5 Tips for Decorating Your Dorm

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Freelance Writer

Planning on living on campus? Dorm decor doesn't have to be dull! Trick out your space with these fun ideas that'll make you feel right at home. read more

How to be the Student Professors--and Other Students--Like

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Student, Elmhurst College

Enjoy being the teacher's pet? Here are a few tips for getting on your professors' good side once you land on campus. read more

5 Things I Learned from My First Month of College

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Student, Ursuline College

Curious what college life will really be like? Read on to learn how one student's first month on campus played out. read more

Senior-Year Priorities

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Student, Case Western Reserve University

You're finally a senior! The school year is going to fly by, and before you know it, you'll be crossing the stage. Read on for some tips on getting the most out of your final year of high school. read more

Make a Difference at Your School This Year

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Student, Gonzaga University

Students everywhere are heading back to class. Read on for some tips on getting the most out of this school year. read more

Five Reasons Why Your Students May Not Be Prepared for College-Level Course Work

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Senior Assistant Editor, Wintergreen Orchard House

Recent studies have shown that high school graduates are increasingly unprepared for the demands of college-level coursework. What are some of the issues behind this trend, and how can you help change its course? read more

Working with First-Generation College Applicants - Part II

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Senior Assistant Editor, Wintergreen Orchard House

Moving on from high school may be overwhelming for first-generation college applicants, but you can help keep them on track and transition to college life. read more