Returning to varsity after years away from formal training can really feel like a brand new starting, in addition to a frightening problem.
What sparks college students to return? As soon as they’re again, how can faculties assist them keep on observe? And what casual networks and sources do college students create on their very own?
These are some questions we discover within the second episode of our podcast sequence Second Acts. We hear the in-depth tales of three college students—Paul Carr from Detroit; Gina Petersen from Cedar Rapids, Iowa; and Tim Lum, from Honolulu—who headed again to complete a level.
We find out how college students struggled to adapt to on-line applications—in a single case shopping for blue gentle glasses to deal with abruptly spending a lot time at a pc. We hear how a pupil discovered help from classmates throughout a tough interval of his private life. And we meet a few of their professors, educational coaches and folks working to assist them succeed.
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This podcast sequence is supported by the Lumina Basis.