Unlike some people, I never really looked forward to graduating from college. I loved college and was very hesitant about becoming part of “the real world.” If I could, I would stay in school forever, but I’m not Van Wilder. I graduated from college in May 2012, and as the new semester begins for some, I find myself missing the feeling of the promises and hopes of a new college semester - … [Read more...] about 5 Places to Meet Guys (Besides College)
I just finished a day and a half long orientation at the University of Toledo’s College of Law. So many speakers and information! I’d be lying if I said that I wasn’t extremely nervous to go, but as always I made it so much more stressful in my mind. I found two people that actually went to my undergraduate school who I didn’t know all that well, but we became friends. The school did a great job … [Read more...] about Orientation Overwhelmed
Last month KENS5 San Antonio covered recent attempts by Texas universities to invent degree programs that cost less than $10,000. Some universities succeeded, which means cheaper college tuition is once again a reality for Texans. Texas A&M - San Antonio and U.T. Permian Basin now offer such degree plans. The third university system in Lone Star land to create a "10K Scholars Program" in … [Read more...] about Is College Becoming More Affordable?
Choosing a college, taking a tour of the campus and figuring out how to pay for it are the just the first bumps along the road of higher education. Then there's dealing with a roommate, affording textbooks and choosing the right classes. Of course, we can go to family members for advice, but they're already so worried (and their own college experience is so far behind them) that it might be … [Read more...] about 3 Great Websites for College Advice