Sending your first child to college is a big deal. So here’s our best advice about what not to do during your student’s first year on campus.
Congratulations, sophomores! You’ve successfully completed your first year of college. You may already know this, but each year of school is different. Freshman year was a new season of life for you as you made new friends and experienced dorm life. That first year of undergrad opened your eyes to higher education, community, and a bit of the real world. But what can you expect from your second year of college?
For Jacob Gunter, summer break is far from a break. Instead of using the months off from school to relax, Gunter enrolled in EMT school and spends his days either in the classroom or out in an ambulance.
A campus visit is a vital part of deciding where to go to college.
Actually setting foot on campus, meeting with university officials and chatting with current students can give you a better feel for what college life is really like. (That’s why it’s best to visit when classes are in session, so start planning your Trevecca visit for this fall. Here’s a link to help you plan your visit!)
During the summer months, most college students prefer to put the books down, get outside, and take a break from the library. This summer, junior Taylor Wise is spending her summer interning in the archives department at the Nashville Public Library.
Topics: Student Life
The start of the Fall 2016 semester is still more than a month away, but many of you soon-to-be college freshmen are already shopping for your dorm essentials. My first year in a residence hall was a wonderful experience, but there were definitely some things I wished I had packed once I was actually living on campus.
Topics: Student Life
During any of the Nashville Sounds’ home games this summer, you can expect to find 2016 Trevecca graduate Taran Magee working alongside the video crew.
The Trevecca Nazarene University Alumni Board met for its annual spring meeting on May 20-21, 2016. Due to the hiring of president Don Hastings to serve as Trevecca's senior stewardship officer, it was necessary to elect a new alumni board president. Board members elected Herb Modesitt to serve as president for a term of three years.
Junior biology major Evan Burcham has been called to mission work and will be serving in two different countries this summer. Burcham traveled to Kenya earlier this summer and has a mission trip to Wales planned for later this month. He was given the opportunity to serve through Global Youth Ministry.
Do I look like I know what I’m doing here?
How do I make normal friends?
Am I going to fit in?
Those are just a few of the thousands of thoughts that may run through your head during new student orientation.