College is a time of excitement, exuberance and triumph, as well as one of anxiety, doubt and confusion. Sometimes you are ready to take the world by storm, other times you are left wondering whether you will ever be able to face the challenges that await you. Now you have crib notes to make it all a little easier and more rewarding: Chicken soup for the College Soul. As you stand on the brink of adulthood, this collection of stories will help you smoothly pass through the rough stretches of college while fully appreciating those times when life is blossoming with new opportunities and experiences. All the tough issues you face in college are here, from homesickness to raising your G.P.A. All the fun ones are here, too, like class that opens your world in wonderful new ways, professors who inspire you to pursue your dreams, and new friends-and-loves-who will stay with you for the rest of your life.