In college, there's a surprise around every corner…
The #1 Student Handbook; Updated 3rd Edition
But that doesn't mean you can't be prepared! From sharing a bathroom with 40 strangers to sharing lecture notes, The Naked Roommate is your behind-the-scenes look at EVERYTHING you need to know about college (but never knew you needed to know).
From sharing a bathroom with 40...more
I was very eager to read the many tips and trivia it had amongst it's pages. However, I was fairly disappointed once I did start reading. The tips were genuine and I really appreciated the personal stories it included from some students across the nation. However, the humor was lackluster and the advice was seemingly obvious.
However, I had a few favorite tips that I planned on sharing with a group of first year student ...more
This book covered things that I was worried about (like making new fr ...more
There is a lot of good solid information in this book; the true tales from actual college students are very enlightening and the resources at the end of each chapter contain a wealth of information. Cohen's narration is witty, calming, and helpful. He spea ...more
As a material to enlighten me, it was good. I learned a lot of stuff I did not know before or stuff I knew but took for grante ...more
As a parent, I am not as laid back in my attitude about some issues as Harlan, but I recognize college students will be and should be making their own decisions. I would really li ...more
I read this book the summer before I started college and it really helped me get a great insight into college life. Harlan Cohen tackles every question and worry that an incoming freshman could think of, and he gives great advice and lots of resources for more information.
Cohen tackles the tough and combats the easy in his book THE NAKED ROOMMATE. He does this with such a flair that readers feel that they can trust him and his advice. The pages full of his h ...more
Used it for my Career and College Readiness high school class and they seemed to enjoy it as well. Lots of topics that the kids can read about instead of me having to discuss them (because some can be uncomfortable).