College Rules!: How to Study, Survive, and Succeed in College

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Ten Speed Press, 2002 - Reference - 273 pages
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A mini-fridge, a debit card, and a copy of "College Rules!: " the essentials of any successful college experience. Teachers, counselors, family, and friends spend endless hours helping students get into college, but few can prepare them for what to do once they're there. Lesson #1: College is different from high school, and even seniors graduating at the top of their class will benefit from practical advice on how to make a successful transition to college. "College Rules!" is professors Sherrie Nist and Jodi Patrick Holschuh's crash course on college success. It thoroughly and humorously covers all the bases of maximizing the college experience, including studying smarter not harder; handling stress; staying motivated; preparing for and taking exams; and of course, balancing work and play.

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A must have for anyone entering College.

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This book should be required for all college freshmen. I pick up this book simply because I knew I could do better and wanted some pointers. Not only am I learning the things I knew I needed to know ... Read full review

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About the author (2002)

Sherrie Nist is in charge of the reading and study skills component of the University of Georgia's Developmental Studies Department. She has published widely in academic reading journals and has become one of the most prominent researchers in her field.

Holschuh is an Assistant Professor in the Division of Academic Assistance at the University of Georgia.

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