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The Black Girl"s Guide to College Success

What No One Really Tells You About College That You Must Know
  • 252 Pages
  • 2.42 MB
  • English
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Open LibraryOL8535015M
ISBN 101425960650
ISBN 139781425960650

The Black Girl's Guide to College Success: What No One Really Tells You About College That You Must Know provides readers with all the information they need to know to be successful in college. There are books that tell you how to get into college, but few that show you how to navigate college successfully once you're actually there/5(11).

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The Black Girl's Guide to College Success covers the entire college experience from choosing the right major, studying abroad, and obtaining internships, to having fun, balancing out relationships and extracurricular activities, and Brand: AuthorHouse.

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: v, pages ; 21 cm: Contents: Welcome to college --The first days: take advantage of them!--Have fun --Maintain a high GPA (from the start) --Study daily --Choose the right major (for you) --Get involved early on --Get summer internships (to secure a full-time job before graduation) --Study abroad.

The Focus on Black Males in College •InBlack men comprised only % of students enrolled at institutions of higher education, the exact same percentage as in (Harper, ; Strayhorn, ) •Despite some recent progress, only 52% of African American males and 58% of Latino males graduate from high school in four years, compared with a rate of 78% for White File Size: 1MB.

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This guide for college-bound black students begins with essays written by black professional educators on themes identified by black college students. The essays describe students' experiences from the junior or senior year in high school through the first year in college, and include: "Making Sure You Have the 'Right Stuff'" (Kermit R.

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Make sure you eat well and get a good night’s sleep before the exam. Hunger, poor eating habits, energy drinks, and lack of sleep all contribute to test anxiety. Chill. You perform best when you are relaxed, so learn some relaxation exercises you can use during an exam.

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