After high school, you and your friends have to go your separate ways and now you’re faced with the challenge of making new friends. Where do you start?
Get on board. Joining a club or organization will allow you to meet and spend time with other students with whom you share common interests, especially if you live off campus. After I joined Phi Theta Kappa, I met friends that I sometimes hang out with outside of school activities and plan to keep in touch with for years to come. Colleges offer countless opportunities for you to get involved, from Circle K to Baptist Campus Ministries to Student Government Association; if your school has a get on board or recruitment day, go explore your options!
Find study buddies. Who’s your lab partner in biology? Who sits next [...]