It’s shocking, but lots of students spend four — or more likely five or six years in college — and they have little to show for it.
A bombshell of a book, Academically Adrift, suggests that 45% of college freshmen and sophomores learn little. I’ve written about this phenemonon here:
Today, however, I wanted to ask my daughter Caitlin, who is a senior at Juniata College, and her dear friend Hannah, who graduated last year from Messiah College, their thoughts on slacker college students. Caitlin and Hannah were classmates at the University of Barcelona during their study abroad. I also asked them how students can make the most of their college experience.
The beginning of the video starts out a little rough because I don’t know how to edit my YouTube videos, but please stick with it!