Career Questions tagged First Year

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jeami C. Aug 23, 2018 313 views

Is it recommended to have a job in your first semester/year of college?

It's tempting to get a job to help pay for tuition, etc., however won't it interfe​r​​​e with your studies given that it is your first time taking college classes? #first-job...


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Devin F. Jan 20, 2018 322 views

Do you have tips for adjusting to being away from home for the first time?

I'm fairly independent but I'm very close with my family. How do you deal with being away from home and living with roommates in a dorm? #first-year #living-away-from-home #dorm-life...


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Rawaf A. Jan 19, 2017 740 views

How to manage your time in the first year of college?

Freshmen nowadays get confused on how to manage their work life and studying and having fun. Any advice to help them to be more organize? #college #management #time-management #freshmen #scheduling #study #first-year...


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Trish R. Oct 17, 2016 1514 views

Should I apply to an internship even if it's not related to what I would like my future career to be?

I am a first year at Lehigh and I am considering becoming a marketing major, but would like to use internships to explore other options. #career #marketing #internships...


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Vanessa C. May 14, 2016 618 views

What are some tips for choosing your first-year university courses?

There are so many options, I simply can't decide! Not only do I love physics, but I also love music, geology, chemistry, astronomy, and mathematics. I want to keep myself open, but 10 is the maximum. #college #university #courses...


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Jeff H. Mar 19, 2014 830 views

How difficult or easy is the transition from High School to College, especially if you're going out of state?

I live in California, but I am planning to go out of state. I would like to know some of the hardships I need to prepare for. #college #life-transitions #first-year...