Colleges welcome first-year students by getting them thinking about jobs

GRINNELL, Iowa — The bleary-eyed 18-year-olds shuffling into a nondescript classroom wearing flip-flops, shorts and T-shirts glanced enviously out the windows at their classmates tossing Frisbees on the grassy quad. It was the final day of first-year orientation at Grinnell College, with classes scheduled to start the next morning, and these new students were still … Continue reading Colleges welcome first-year students by getting them thinking about jobs