College Transition Initiative
Welcome to the blog of the Center for Parent/Youth Understanding’s (CPYU) College Transition Initiative (CTI). This site contains commentary on transitional issues, exploring research, trends and college student culture. For more information visit: www.cpyu.org.
- Name: Derek Melleby
- Location: Elizabethtown, PA, United States
The transition from high school to college is a difficult one, and yet, it is a transition that is often overlooked. This site is to help college bound students, parents, and youth workers stay up to date on the latest research and trends in regards to college transition. Your comments are greatly appreciated. Join the conversation!
Monday, October 22, 2007
Thursday, October 18, 2007
Video connected to new website that seeks to help students get connected to campus ministries before heading to college.
Monday, October 15, 2007
Tuesday, October 09, 2007
Inside Higher Education
"Inside Higher Ed was founded in 2004 by three executives with decades of expertise in higher education journalism and recruitment. We believed that higher education was evolving quickly and radically, and that the time was right for new models of providing information and career services for professionals in academe."
And here is an article that should interest you, regardless of your current employment or level of concern for higher education:
Apple, Target, Facebook Tops for College Students: Annual Survey Shows Social-Networking Split Between Sexes
Tuesday, October 02, 2007
Keeping the Faith: Roundtable Discussion
Do youth ministry programs prepare young people for life after high school? We asked three college ministry experts to share how they see teenagers spiritually, theologically and intellectually prepared for college and beyond.
You can read the interview here.
A printable version is available here.