It probably seems like only yesterday that you and your college student were worrying about SOAR, Move-in Weekend, understanding the world of college, and getting started in the right direction. Now your college student is approaching the end of his college career. Hopefully, you’ve watched him grow and blossom throughout his college years, and he’s now managing more on his … [Read more...] about Fall Preparations for Your College Senior’s Transition Out of School
Before actually starting college, many incoming students are told myths and stories about what college life is all about. I heard it a million times as a SOAR Leader last summer. The problem is that each and every single person will have their own findings and experiences throughout their time at college. There are some things that I feel are vital to know before starting … [Read more...] about A Conversation with Justin – Five Things to Remember when Starting College
There’s one big concern that parents have when a child leaves for college: “Will they stay in touch with me?” Almost every parent worries their son or daughter will just decide not to call again because: 1) he has gained independence or 2) he will simply forget to call amid the hustle and bustle of his freshman year. Thank goodness it doesn’t play out exactly like that. Yes, … [Read more...] about Ask Priscilla – Will my student stay in touch with me when he is at college?