As a college student who has lived on campus in dorms for three years, I can honestly say it's been a great experience. It allows you to be moments away from your classes, live with all your friends and make the most of your college campus.
With high school graduation only a few months away and many seniors preparing to go to college, it seems like it's time to give them all the advice you can before they leave. Well, all the advice you might want to give is in a single book.
These days thank you notes seem to be a thing of the past. When I was growing up, writing thank-you notes was a hassle but necessary task that followed every gift-receiving occasion. My parents made me write one for each Christmas present or cash-enclosing birthday cards to everyone. But as an adult, I see the importance and meaning of writing thank you notes.