The College Girl's Survival Guide

The College Girl's Survival Guide

52 Honest, Faith-filled Answers to your Biggest Concerns

Book - 2018 | First edition.
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Each year millions of young women enter the college and are surprised to find their glittering preconceptions shattered. College isn't exactly what they had imagined-- it's a lot tougher. Social challenges, a demanding schedule, pressure to succeed, shifting family dynamics. How do girls tackle these issues, learn to thrive, and really enjoy this phase of life? Hanna Seymour, a mentor to college girls, is here to help. As she shares practical advice, proven tips, scripture, and inspiring illustrations, you will fell like you have a big sister along for the journey. Janna's best insights are in this book-including answers to the top 52 concerns she's received about roommate drama, boyfriend trouble, choosing a major, balancing family, and school life,and so much more. The College Girl's Survival Guide will arm you with the knowledge and inspiration you need to make college the most epic, enriching time it can be.
Publisher: New York :, Faith Words,, 2018.
Edition: First edition.
ISBN: 9781478993575
147899357X
Characteristics: xii, 255 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Introduction : start here. Part One : The bigger picture: Chapter one. Change always brings challenges
Chapter two. Everything is normal
Chapter three. Is college a time to be selfish?.
Part two. 52 college girl concerns: Chapter four. First things first : precollege + freshman year: Concern 1 : I'm super nervous about orientation
Concern 2: Should I live with my high school bestie?
Concern 3: Why am I fighting with my parents all the time?
Concern 4: Freshman year : the number one thing
Concern 5: Gaining the freshman fifteen
Concern 6: I'm overwhelmed
Concern 7: I want to reinvent myself
Concern 8: Should I rush?
Concern 9: I'm just not happy here
Concern 10: How much should I be talking to Mom and Dad?
Concern 11: How do I survive the holiday breaks at home?.
Chapter five. Roommate woes: Concern 12: Communicating in conflict
Concern 13: Help
I'm living with a stranger!
Concern 14: Dirty dishes, stolen food, and other things that drive you crazy
Concern 15: She's drunk and loud, and I'm just over here trying to sleep!
Concern 16: My roommate's boyfriend is over all the time
Concern 17: My roommate is having sex all the time
Concern 18: I gained a roommate but lost a friend
Concern 19: When is it okay to consider switching roommates?
Concern 20: How do I tell my roommate I don't want to live with her again?
Concern 21: My roommate has her own group of friends, and I feel left out
Concern 22: My roommate just told me she's gay.
Chapter Six. Friends, best friends + boyfriends: Concern 23: Where are all my college besties?
Concern 24: I'm a transfer student : how do I join already-formed friend groups?
Concern 25: My best friends are all partying and going insane
Concern 26: Where's my future husband?
Concern 27: This guy is pursuing me, and I'm not sure I'm into him
Concern 28: I can't get over him
Concern 29: He's sending me mixed signals
Concern 30: Should I pursue him?
Concern 31: I fell into the "friends with benefits" zone.
Chapter Seven: Sex, alcohol + the party scene
Concern 32: We keep pushing physical boundaries more and more
Concern 33: Do I really want to save sex for marriage?
Concern 34: Is it okay to drink?
Concern 35: How do I navigate the party scene?
Concern 36: What's all this talk about sexual assault and rape?
Concern 37: Recovering from sexual assault
Concern 38: I Think Something Is Really Wrong with Me; Concern 39: My Friend Told Me She's Thought About Hurting Herself; Chapter Eight: Jesus, Take the Wheel; Concern 40: How do I pick a church?
Concern 41: How do I find Christian friends?
Concern 42: I'm terrified of sharing my faith
Concern 43: What should I do when it feels like God has gone silent?
Concern 44: How do I rejoice with those who are rejoicing when I'm hurting?
Concern 45: I don't know what I believe anymore
Concern 46: What's God's will for my life?
Summary: Each year millions of young women enter the college and are surprised to find their glittering preconceptions shattered. College isn't exactly what they had imagined-- it's a lot tougher. Social challenges, a demanding schedule, pressure to succeed, shifting family dynamics. How do girls tackle these issues, learn to thrive, and really enjoy this phase of life? Hanna Seymour, a mentor to college girls, is here to help. As she shares practical advice, proven tips, scripture, and inspiring illustrations, you will fell like you have a big sister along for the journey. Janna's best insights are in this book-including answers to the top 52 concerns she's received about roommate drama, boyfriend trouble, choosing a major, balancing family, and school life,and so much more. The College Girl's Survival Guide will arm you with the knowledge and inspiration you need to make college the most epic, enriching time it can be.

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