This course is designed to assist students during their first year of enrollment. During this eight-week course students will explore through group activities and self-discovery to better understand their individual qualities, strengths, and areas of growth needed to succeed at White Mountains Community College. An overview of effective communication, conflict resolution, problem solving, time management, and tolerance of diversity will be included. This course will help students to explore their education and career goals and develop a personal action plan. Instruction includes class discussion, assigned readings, lecture, journal entries, group activities, and on-line assignments