Executive Summary - Executive Summary The following report discusses the challenges that undergraduate hotelier freshmen face and ways to help them

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Executive Summary The following report discusses the challenges that undergraduate hotelier freshmen face and ways to help them overcome their challenges. The data included comes from graduates of the Hotel School and their personal experiences. Additional information and statistics came from Cornell University Student and Academic Services Support Staff and the 2006 National Collegiate Health Assessment. There are three things that freshmen need to know to have a successful freshmen year in the hotel school: The academic challenges they will face and how to overcome those challenges The social challenges they will face and how to overcome those challenges The personal challenges that freshmen face and how they can overcome those challenges Social Challenges We define a “social life” as almost anything outside of academics that involves interacting with other Cornell Students. Social life includes Greek life, extra-curricular activities, clubs, friends, partying, and almost anything outside the realm of academics. Freshmen should know the answer three questions before the beginning of school that will help them to have a successful social life freshmen year: How necessary is a social life to having a successful freshman year ? We find that social life is an extremely important facet of a freshman’s success. A social life does three important things for a first year student: gives them a break from academics, opens up opportunities and activities, and gives freshmen part of the college experience. What potential social challenges can freshmen expect their first year at Cornell?
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This note was uploaded on 04/23/2009 for the course HADM 165 taught by Professor Wolfe during the Fall '08 term at Cornell University (Engineering School).

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Executive Summary - Executive Summary The following report discusses the challenges that undergraduate hotelier freshmen face and ways to help them

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