“Even though you might encounter a class that…you’re struggling with, that could be just one little subject within the scope of that class that semester, and if you power through those few weeks [and] learn the material, you’ll do a lot better.”
Steven Maestas, student, New Mexico State University
"To succeed in college, go to class, study, read the textbook, ask questions, by meeting with your professors and faculty advisors, join a club -- not a lot of clubs, just join one or two that are related to your major -- and build a strong support network..."
April Ulery, Professor, Department of Plant & Environmental Sciences, New Mexico State University
"As you go through these courses, you know more than you think you do. Everything builds on itself, and you have to just take it one step at a time, and not feel badly if you don't get something at first."
Ella McKinney, graduate student, Soil and Environmental Science, New Mexico State University