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First-Year Seminar Readings

Lesson 2: Communicating and connecting with others

Communication is a big part of making and keeping friends

Read through and consider each of the following:

·     How to make friends in college


·     Expert Advice on How to Make Friends in College


·     How To Make Friends in College: 7 Tips for Finding BFFs at School

     (note, this mentions dorms but we have many common areas on campus and they are a great place to meet people!)


·     Why Communication Skills are Essential in College – TeachHUB
Effective communication skills are vital to college student's academic success, whether it be written or oral. Strong communication skills aid their future.

     Notice that this article, while short, has links that can help you learn and practice your communication skills