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    The Long Road to College from Rural America

    Youth who grow up in a rural community face unique challenges as they think about and head toward college. Rural...

    Source: Diversity in Education Special Edition Contributor
  • 22.

    8 Things First-Year Students Fear About College

    There’s this little secret college-bound and first-year college students outwardly deny: They are scared sick about...

    Source: Eric Digests
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    Fraternities and Sororities: How They Work

    There are advantages and disadvantages to being in a fraternity or sorority. The decision is an intensely personal one,...

    Source: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
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    Antidepressants at College

    Antidepressants Antidepressants are the most common psychoactive medications used in the college population and in the...

    Source: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
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    Avoiding the Sophomore Slump

    For many of you, by the time you reach sophomore year, the thrill of being "away" at college and the newness of the...

    Source: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

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Kevin F. Gaw, Ph.D.

The current President of the American College Counseling Association.

Executive Editor:
College Parents of America


Jennifer Kirshman, M.Ed., Shannon Schnuck, M.Ed. & Denise Daniels, Ph.D.