From being homesick to switching your major, here are the answers to top questions you’re going to ask.
The year was 1972, and I felt just like Dorothy must have when she took those first steps into the Land of Oz. I was entering a new world at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, surrounded by 12,000 complete strangers—and my whole life ahead of me.
I remember having such mixed emotions. On the one hand, I was awestruck by my new surroundings and all the adventures and people that awaited me. On the other hand, I realized my life would never be the same—my family and friends were far away, and I had so many decisions to make on my own. Was I up to the challenge? Read More