Articles on Secular-topics:life-issues/college-life

5 Tips To Help You Make New Friends

There’s no course or handbook on making friends, especially in college. But there’s a few simple how-tos that can help you out.

Grad Students

We are a community of graduate students connecting deeply with God, one another, our calling, and the mission of helping others do the same.

Parents

You care about your high school, undergrad, or grad student. So do we.

Things I Wish I Had Known as a Freshman

Though it seems like you’re lowest on the totem pole, you’ve actually got an advantage. Decisions you start this year will shape your future years in college still to come. With this in mind, here are some things that I wish I had known as a first-semester student.

Ask Mom: More Than a Decade of Cookies, Listening and Advice

Cathy Thompson and her team of moms have doled out a decade of cookies and biblical advice, but what does the future hold for this creative ministry strategy?

4 Ways to Prepare Your Child for College

Practical tips for parents with children heading to college.

Reflecting As My Child Makes the College Transition

A parent meditates on sending her daughter to college.

3 Ways To "Failure-Proof" Your College Student

Help your child thrive at college.

The Unseen Crisis Among College Women

Chronic mental health problems are on the rise, raising serious issues for those working with female students.

How to Help a Fox

As a staff member with Agape Estonia (as Cru is called there), Daire (pronounced DYE-rah) directs Fox Week in partnership with the university. For 10 years, Agape Estonia has helped to organize the event as a way to make the transition easier for new students.

The Timing of the Gospel

American students leave a lasting impression on a Japanese campus.

I Want My Life to Count

A mysterious phone call helps one Mexico City college student figure out how to serve God on his campus.

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