Is Your College Student Feeling the Sophomore Slump?
Career

Is Your College Student Feeling the Sophomore Slump?

“College sophomores are in a tough spot,” a mental health counselor recently told me. “The reasons are many, but they often revolve around making decisions about their future and they feel conflicted.” It makes sense: The newness of college has...
What Students Say about the First Year of College: Part II
College

What Students Say about the First Year of College: Part II

In my last blog, I wrote about what students say about the first year of college based on the themes that I have discovered in their written responses over my past four years at a university.  These themes–seven in total–have come from careful reading of...
What College Students Say about the First Year
College

What College Students Say about the First Year

Recently, I was invited to present at a conference for academic administrators and was told that I could speak on anything that related to my work with first-year students. I realized that over the past 20 years, I have had a unique opportunity to listen to what...
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