Archive for Freshmen

Making the transition from high school to college can be difficult for many students. For first-generation college students the transition is often even more challenging. A new five-week summer program helped bridge the gap from high school to college for 51 first-generation students at the Texas …


Nancy and Daniel H. Zivney are savvy when it comes to college freshmen—after all, they’ve had two of their own. In today’s competitive environment for top students, they know scholarships can play a big role when high school seniors and their parents select a university. That’s one reason the Flori…