Protecting Yourself From Social Dangers in College

student.suspicious Two young people chatting at the bus stop.

Turn on the TV most nights and you will be overwhelmed by the countless stories of young women being sexually assaulted and young men being beaten and robbed on college campuses.

All too often, college provides a false sense of security because you believe most people are just like you. On the contrary, all college students aren’t created alike. By becoming more observant and knowledgeable about how to navigate around problematic people, you will create a safer environment for yourself as well as an enjoyable experience at college.

The learning objectives for Protecting Yourself From Social Dangers in College are:

    -Becoming aware of social dangers
    -Identifying the categories of socially dangerous people
    -What to look out for
   – How to protect yourself
    -Survival lessons for life

After this tutorial, you will become more sensitive and aware about the hidden social dangers of college life:

You will become:

   -More self-confident
   -More alert and careful within your environment
   -More in control of the people you encounter
   -More focused on academics based on the private sanctuary you create