Why College Transition Programs Are Awesome

Many colleges have first-year transition programs and these are a real asset for students who may need extra academic support and help adjusting to college.  These programs come in all shapes and sizes: some happen in the summer, some happen the week before school starts, some happen during the first quarter or semester, and some […]

What Families of First-Gen Students Need to Know

If your son or daughter is the first-generation from your family to go to college, then they (and you) will be forging new territory. But don’t be alarmed or shy about “college” because you and your student can learn together, and as a first-gen myself, I can assure you that your student will love your […]