Advice to parents of college freshman?

“Be supportive without micro-managing. If you can provide a strategy for your student’s decision-making, I think that’s better than providing very strict rules about it.”

Bill Carpenter  –  director of First-Year Programs at High Point University. Carpenter will lead about 1,400 freshmen through the new HPU Common Experience, a yearlong campus conversation that will help students connect and collaborate and make a smoother transition to college.

More Q and A for parents of college freshmen:  http://goo.gl/f6p0ok

 

Here are the first day of classes at area colleges and universities:

Today (AUG 17): Guilford Technical Community College, UNC-G

Wednesday (AUG 19): Greensboro College, N.C. A&T

Aug. 24: Bennett College, Guilford College,

Aug. 25:  Wake Forest University,  Elon University

Aug 26: High Point University

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Verne Hill

I enjoy many things: Music. Family movie nights. My American flag flapping in the wind. Sunsets at the beach. Snow days. The Sweet Tea Party. Salvation through Grace… VERSE: “Let everything that has breath praise the LORD” Psalm 150 QUOTE: “A person who loves his job, will never work a day in his life.” MON-SAT 6A-10A (& Sunday@5 host) verne@wbfj.fm