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50 Tips for College

I was a college student for 11 years (getting four degrees, including a PhD, will do that to you). I’m also an adjunct professor, so I’ve been at the other side of the classroom as well. Here are 50 things I’ve learned from being a college student and a professor. (I’ve also written a book on ADHD and college success, but I digress.)

1) The Freshman Fifteen does exist. So does the Freshman Twenty. Watch how many starches and processed foods you are eating.

2) Pizza — the ubiquitous college snack. See #1.

3) If it’s either take out a loan or quit school, take out a loan. The more time you take off from college, the lower the chances are of you returning to it.

4) If you can live harmoniously with someone in a 20×20 ft. space, you can do anything.

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By | 2016-10-05T06:45:47+00:00 August 12th, 2011|Categories: College|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on 50 Tips for College

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Dr. Stephanie Sarkis is a National Certified Counselor (NCC), Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC), and AMHCA Diplomate and Clinical Specialist in Child and Adolescent Counseling based in Tampa Bay, Florida, where she specializes in the treatment of ADD/ADHD. Dr. Sarkis conducts evaluations, testing, diagnosis, and counseling services. She also is a public speaker, consultant, coach, and is a facilitator in collaborative law.