Students who are LGBTQ may be wondering what type of environment they’ll encounter when they get to ASU. In this episode, Molly and Ben talk with Itzel Romero, an ASU student who is chapter president of a sorority for queer women and transgender folks, about what it’s like to be LGBTQ at ASU.
Before your student goes off to college to learn about big things, there are some small, day-to-day things they should learn. From laundry to cooking to car maintenance, hear Molly and Ben talk about what their parents taught them — and what they wish they had taught them — before they headed out on their own.
For a college student, there’s nothing like receiving a care package from home. But it can be a struggle deciding what to put in your student’s package. In this episode, Molly and Ben share their pro tips on what your student really wants to find when they open their care package. And they’ll answer the age-old question: Are gift cards impersonal or are they the perfect gift?
Family Weekend is your chance to see your student’s college environment now that they’re getting settled in to their new life as a college student. In this episode, Molly and Ben talk about what it was like when their parents came for Family Weekend and why you shouldn’t miss it.
When you get to ASU, you’ll probably be living in a residence hall, and that means you’ll have roommates. In this episode, Molly and Ben break down all you need to know about roommates — how to find them, what to do if you run into conflict with them, and how Dungeons and Dragons might be the best way to get to know them.
If you like exploring, you should definitely explore anthropology, sociology and cultural studies. In this episode of our Choosing What to Study series, Molly and Ben talk to anthropology and geography double major Dean who discusses his area of study. And yes, Indiana Jones did have an influence on his program choice.