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Things I wish I Knew Before that First Holiday Break

Maybe we imagine family dinners, watching movies together, and things feeling “normal” again – at...

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Things I wish I Knew Before that First Holiday Break

BIO: Virginia Horan

For the past ten years, she has focused her attention on advocating for students and helping coll...

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BIO: Virginia Horan

High Tech = Poor Memory?

 If 30% of college students drop out in their first year, and time management is one of the prima...

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High Tech = Poor Memory?

8 things I wish I knew when my kids left for college

It takes human beings a minimum of 3 months to feel settled and adjusted.  Neither you nor your c...

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8 things I wish I knew when my kids left for college

Red Flags in Online Courses

I’ve been at best ignored and at worst, vilified for questioning this “wave of the future,” so in...

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Red Flags in Online Courses

Our Story

  While I began teaching in 1991, it has been in the last ten years that I’ve noticed students s...

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Our Story

80s college halloween costumes

Because all the technology they had was not helping them.  With every passing year since returni...

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A Prof’s Manifesto on Paper Planners in a High-Tech World

Is it care package time?

The right thing in a care package can give your college student a little boost. Heck, it might ev...

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Is it care package time?

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The "Less Stress" Roommate Contract.  This is a great concept where you and your roommate have an...

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Getting Along With Your College Roommate

Ratemyprofessors(.com), Registration, & Drop/Add with Coursicle

Here's the catch:  college students register in reverse order, where existing students with the m...

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Ratemyprofessors(.com), Registration, & Drop/Add with Coursicle

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