This article was mentioned on the FYE listserv-a listserve, by the way, that
at least one member of your learning center staff ought to be a subscriber
to peruse the posts and then to report at a staff meeting on anything that
might be useful for the learning center staff.

Note that the source for much of this article was the research book that was
edited by our own David Caverly.  Collegially..


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Sent: Wednesday, April 18, 2012 12:38 PM
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Subject: Why Good Students Do Bad in College - Interesting Article


 Greetings Colleagues,

I thought you might find the following article: Why Good Students Do Bad in
College useful.  It is particularly relevant to first year students.


Here is the link to the article:  <>


Be sure to check out the comments from students at the bottom of the


Have a great day!



Leonard Geddes
Associate Dean of Co-Curricular Programs
Coordinator of the Learning Commons
Division of Student Life
Lenoir-Rhyne University
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