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This book covers utilizing resources for success in the first year of college and being prepared for the differences from High School. Also covered are study habits, pitfalls to avoid and many other helpful topics for students choosing college to learn from. It includes what to look for based on a student's intended study field as well as their personality regarding a larger or smaller campus.
About the Author
Will Pizio is a Professor of Criminal Justice at a small liberal arts college in the southeast. He has over twenty years experience as a college professor, has taught first year seminars over his entire career and has experience as director of a college first year center. Having experience in all three areas allows for a unique perspective that can be beneficial to the student at the different stages of their college experience.
This is a book I wish I had read before I went to college. It was written well after I got out and these are the exact lesson Will taught me as a student. I recommend this book to all of my counselor friends and friends with kids getting ready for college. The lessons in this book so important to surviving college. I would not have survived college with these lessons and I had the pleasure of learning them in person. This book is approachable for any college bound students and speaks to them on their level. As a teacher, this is a book I recommend this book for all of my college bound students.