Going to college is a highly exciting time for every single young adult. It is a moment of change, when things start to completely change. You are on your way towards a new career and it is normal to worry and ask many different questions. There is so much that people should know about college life. The topic of grades is definitely one that has to be properly analysed. Some people will tell you that college grades do not actually count that much. Others will say they are incredibly important. What is the truth?
We now know that many college students change their majors in college. In fact, over 50% will do so. Changing those majors is hard to do if the grades are not suitable. You need to get good grades in order to move towards a new major, one that has a potentially high admission bar. This is just one of the examples that could be mentioned and when grades are of utmost importance.
Why Grades Count
Besides what we mentioned above with the college majors, we should also know about the following reasons why getting good college grades is important: Continue reading “Will Getting Good Grades In College Matter?”
Your high school years may not have been the most amazing in your life. However, that doesn’t mean that you didn’t have some spills and thrills that you can apply to your real life today. Everyone grow sup and realizes certain things were actually beneficial to them, and now we can say with certainty that we’ve found five that everyone will agree on.
Slipping on A Banana Peel (Or Anything For That Matter)
Everyone, at least once, slipped and fell in front of their entire class or potentially the entire school. The embarrassment was enough to make you not want to go back to school ever again. People didn’t let you live that spill down for years, but now you can see what it has taught you. If only someone had known what was back then. In the present day, you don’t have to worry about someone with the cure for cancer slipping on a dirty floor and lose their research forever.
The Smelly Locker Room
Let’s face it, every locker room in every high school smells terrible. There’s no way around it. The place just smells awful. You either lived in that locker room for four years playing sports or you went in there once to use the bathroom and nearly suffocated. Either way, you learned an appreciation for air freshener and continued cleanliness.
Dirty Lunch Tables
Everyone sat down at a high school lunch table at least once with their glistening new shirt on and laid their arm right in something really disgusting that stained their beautiful, new shirt. It ruined your day. Actually, it might have ruined your week. Now you see why tables have to be wiped down and people who are on cleaning crews have to be so diligent. Continue reading “5 High School Experiences You Actually Apply Into Your”