What can be done about the "college void?"?

Most of my classmates are telling me that after a while college becomes a avoid that does leaves them with an empty gap that is usually replenished by the unrealistic materalistic life of the big cities, such as New York City. I would like to give them an advice, but I am pretty much in that same gap and I know exactly what they mean. I feel that people in the past used to attend colleges with another spirit, but nowadays the new population of college students go first because it is a "social requirement" and then other reasons.

Asked By: aiwaxus - 4/10/2008
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Answered By: Leslie B - 4/10/2008
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It's true. Too many people go to college to "get their ticket punched" because far too often a post-secondary education has been touted as THE WAY to a more affluent lifestyle. However, that is not always the case. Take a look at the Forbes lists of richest people in America as well as the world such as on the London... More
Answered By: poetica - 4/10/2008
It is true that some people do go to college for a better social life. It is hard to just focus on your studies while in college because you have so many things coming at you all at once. My advice would be to find a balance between concentrating on your studies and enjoying the social life.
Answered By: Keisha J - 4/10/2008
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