Top 10 Reasons College Students Look Forward to Thanksgiving Break

Cliché: Happy Thanksgiving.    
POCS Reality: Happy Thanksgiving.    


If you’re a college student home for Thanksgiving break, this list via Miss Cellania is for you:

10 Reasons College Students Look Forward to Thanksgiving Break

If you’re a parent of a college student home for the holiday, this is for you:

5 Ways to Keep the Peace with Your College Student over Thanksgiving

*POCSmom’s Insight: Who is the Typical College Student?

Cliché: On average.    
POCS Reality: There are many college statistics.     


How would you describe the typical college student? According to The Chronicle of Higher Education it’s not a part-time student at a community college planning on attending grad school but their stats come close:  

POCSmom’s Insight: Statistics are fun to read but the most important number is one-you. Where do you want to go to college and what are your career plans?

*POCS: Parent Of a College Student

*POCSmom’s Insight: College Class of 2015

Cliché: Frame of mind.  
POCS Reality: Good luck College Class of 2015, to build your college knowledge into a better future for self, community, and country.     


College Class of 2015, how would you describe yourselves? What’s on your mind? What motivates you? What made you, you? And most importantly, what and how will you contribute to society?

Born in 1993, your world has always contained the Internet, Amazon, and electric cars.

Here are 75 examples from the Mindset List of the Class of 2015 according to Beloit College:

POCSmom’s Insight: Our past experiences influence our perceptions, and time flies. Plan to mix academics with extracurricular activities and business with pleasure to make the most of and enjoy your college years. Good luck Class of 2015 as you gain college knowledge and put it towards making our world a better place.

*POCS: Parent Of a College Student