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About the journal journal of the first-year experience and students in transition is a semiannual refereed journal providing current research on the first college. Common problems college freshmen might face many first year students are overwhelmed with the opportunities available on campus for clubs, sports and activities. Chairs of departments and programs provide the information below to help first-year students select appropriate entry-level courses some of you m.
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