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The freshman survival guide revised and updated: soulful advice for studying, socializing, and everything in between/ Nora Bradbury-Haehl and Bill McGarvey.

Bradbury-Haehl, Nora. (Author). McGarvey, Bill. (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch 378.1 BRA FRE (Text) 34207002015726 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Shelby Co PL - Shelbyville Main Library 378.1 BRA (Text) 78731000498977 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Waterloo-Grant Twp PL - Waterloo TNF 378.1 BRA (Text) 30090000726013 Teen Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781455539000
  • ISBN: 1455539007
  • Physical Description: xxi, 369 pages ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Center Street, 2016. ©2016.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note: That was high school... This is COLLEGE -- Be generous with your friendship but stingy with your trust -- Living with a weirdo and other roommate issues -- For the first few weeks, live like a monk -- I miss my old life! -- Dealing with differences -- Save the date? Is dating dead on campus? -- Sex and the university -- Who are you? -- Real stats and strategies on mental health -- Being a seeker -- Go to class! -- How to be a college student -- Thrill seekers, avoiders, and other procrastinators -- The care and feeding of the college professor -- The fastest way to get an A -- Online is forever -- Get involved... but not too involved -- "Growing up" your religion -- When you're the first: first-generation students -- Come early, stay late: how to do college as a commuter -- Help is all around -- Am I safe? -- Too much of a dangerous thing -- To keep your act together, HALT -- How not to be gross -- There's no vitamin C in orange soda, and doritos aren't a food group -- Is this really where I belong? -- In case of emergency -- Overwhelmed yet? Don't despair.
Summary, etc.: "This book offers you the tools and accumulated wisdom of hundreds of students, administrators, professors, counselors, and campus ministers to help you take advantage of the options in front of you and make good decisions in the years ahead. ... Ultimately ... [this book] has been generated for students by students." Introduction, p. xi-xiv.
Subject: College student orientation > United States.
College freshmen > United States > Conduct of life.
College freshmen > Conduct of life.

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