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Posts Tagged ‘friendship’

  • 5 Tips for Maintaining a Friendship Over a Long Distance

    Jul 18, 2013 • Leeann Sullivan • College LifeRead More »
    5 Tips for Maintaining a Friendship Over a Long Distance

    Maintaining a friendship over a long distance can be trying, but the friends who are willing to put in the effort are the ones who ultimately matter the most. For me, this has especially been true with my best friend from college, who is now 700 miles away from me. Distance has not only made [&hellip...

  • Tip for Making Friends at College: Join Clubs and Student Groups

    Jul 1, 2013 • Patrick Homeyer • College LifeRead More »
    Tip for Making Friends at College: Join Clubs and Student Groups

    I can still remember the day before I left for college. Unfortunately I decided to wait until the last moment to get all of my stuff together. As my father called for me to hurry along and finish loading up the car before we made the five-hour drive to my first day of college, I [&hellip...

  • Making Friends at College: An Ongoing Process

    Jun 27, 2013 • Kaila Braley • College LifeRead More »
    Making Friends at College: An Ongoing Process

    Making friends at college can be daunting, and I was really nervous about it before I started school. On the first day, I tried the classic trick of leaving my dorm room door open. Some people on my floor did say hi as they walked by, but my door was right across the hall from [&hellip...

  • How to Balance a College Social Life and a College Education

    Jun 24, 2013 • Hareem Shafi • College TipsRead More »
    How to Balance a College Social Life and a College Education

    College: a brand new frontier, brimming with possibilities. When I started college I was armed with two suitcases, my favorite books, and ideas of what college had in store for me. “The whole package,” everyone said. “That’s what you have to look forward to. Friends, freedom, and an excellent education.” After two weeks of being [&hellip...