A recent story in the news talked about a young, struggling college student in Birmingham, Alabama walking twenty miles to work because his car broke down.  His boss rewarded his work ethic and determination with the gift of a car. The story made national news and became a real feel good story of the holiday […]

College parents: As you plan for college for your son or daughter, please keep a few things in mind. For one, as I’m sure you know, college can be very expensive. Therefore, it is important that you take your time and find the right school. Also- you may think your son or daughter is ready […]

  Doc Seidman Says… …Did you just fail a college class? That’s too bad. It feels awful, doesn’t it? In fact, it downright sucks. You feel defeated. I’m sure you even feel that you let your family down. That is a typical reaction. Of course, you let yourself down too. If you are like most […]

  Recently, I was in my local Target, browsing around the electronics department. A young man, seemingly of college age, was interested in purchasing a Bluetooth speaker. He had many questions for the department employee. How long will the battery last? Is the Bluetooth easy to pair with other devices? How long will the speaker […]

Doc Seidman Says…. …Does anybody even take notes anymore? Do college students buy notebooks or is everything now electronic? Whether or not you take good notes, you should have good notes. This is almost a no-brainer. Why? It’s getting harder and harder to follow along with your professor. Many are old, crusty, and just plain […]

  ….College students: Is the subject matter of the class really hard? Is the professor really boring? Are you struggling in a class and worrying about your grades? Fear not! If your class is hard, or boring, or both, note that there are things you can do—aside from studying— to help your grade. The items […]

Doc Seidman Says…….. …For many college students, sex can be like math. You add a bed, subtract the clothes, divide the legs, and pray there is no multiplying. Jokes aside, college sex is a multi-faceted, complicated subject.  Many college students take advantage of the freedoms the college experience brings and actively pursue sexual relationships. Others, […]