While my freshman year was practically perfect, there are a few things I wish I would’ve done a little differently. While I can’t change the past, I can fill you in on a couple things I wish I had known when I stepped onto campus for the first time. 1. College Relationships OK so I know [ Read More ]
I was excited to head to college for my freshman year. So excited that I didn’t get scared during the eight-hour drive … or when we were shopping for dorm supplies … or even when my parents helped me move into my dorm room. Then, right before my parents were ready to drive off into [ Read More ]
Had my mother not taken me by the hand and forced me to go into Bed Bath & Beyond the month before I started school, I would have been completely screwed! I was so nervous about starting school in a far away place that I was trying to put off thinking about it. That included thinking [ Read More ]
When you’re packing and preparing to start your freshman year, there are a thousand thoughts running through your head. Believe me, I’ve been there and know just how stressful it can be. Although my mother was a huge help to me, there were so many things I wish I had knew before setting foot on [ Read More ]
Let’s face it: Being a college freshman is straight-up scary. Not only are you away from your parents for the first time, but you’re likely living in a new city and dealing with making a whole new set of friends. Being a new freshman and a college transfer is never easy, but if you keep an [ Read More ]
Freshman year of college is full of lessons learned and memories made. Here’s a look at some lessons learned from those in college now and those who have graduated.
First semester of freshman year is usually remembered as the most challenging, stressful, and life changing time of a young adults life. For most, the transition of leaving the comfort of mom and dad’s house, good food, and their own bedroom into the jungle of shared bedrooms, bathrooms, dining hall food and a dorm building [ Read More ]