10 things to do in college besides attend class

30 Jul

Good for freshmen!

10 Things to Do in College (Probably) More Important Than Going to Class

This month, a lot of tearful teenagers will bid adieu to high school (good news guys, you’ll still be Facebook friends with each other in 20 years) and begin looking forward to the next chapter, which, for the lucky among them, will be college. I loved it so much, I decided never to leave, and I’ve been at various universities for the past 18 years (whoa). At college, no one makes you go to class, and I thought I’d give our incoming freshmen some advice that no one else will. Don’t take this as invitation to skip that excruciating discussion of medieval history, but sometimes ditching is important, in the same way that learning to manage your time wisely is important, and the same way that, although painful, failing is important, too.

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/sarah-juliet-lauro/ten-things-to-do-in-college_b_5358967.html

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