Packed with inspirational insights and game-changing techniques, this completely rewritten third edition of Higher Learning pushes students to become their fullest selves on campus. Topics include time management, leadership, relationship-building, financial planning and paying for school, career prep, and a host of academic strategies for students to reach their college goals.
Brian Peterson is the Director of Makuu, the University of Pennsylvania's Black Cultural Center, and a lecturer at Penn. Over his twenty years in higher education he has built and facilitated college access and completion programs across all levels including Ase Academy (junior high), Summer Impact (high school), #GoHigher202 (summer bridge), and the Paul Robeson and Anna Julia Scholars Program (undergraduate).
"Kudos to Dr. Peterson for updating an already useful resource and making it even better. We are proud to use Higher Learning in our programming with students at Philadelphia Futures."
Sara L. Woods, Esq.,
Executive Director, Philadelphia Futures
"For many students at the University of Pennsylvania, Dr. Peterson’s advice has been crucial for getting through college. Now, students all over the country with access to this knowledge. Read it and see that the keys to thriving in college can be found in the conversations and exercises on these pages."
Senior at the University of Pennsylvania