College stories come in a variety of flavors, but one thing they have in
common is that they are near to our hearts. They remind us of more carefree
times in our lives. The last remaining years of our youth and freedom bring
secret smiles to our lips, or tears to our eyes.
Some college stories are romantic. Once in a while you'll hear one about college
sweethearts getting married. There are also college stories about affairs between
students and professors, and more modern stories feature male students and
female professors. These stories usually aren't told till many years after
they've happened for obvious reasons.
A favorite kind of college story is about a very special professor who
has a profound effect on the lives of his or her students. Usually there
is one student in particular who is having a hard time, either with school,
or with a personal crisis. The professor reaches out to the student in trouble
and acts as a guide and a friend. The student finishes school and is forever
indebted to the professor.
The other side of that coin is the college story about the student who
is not even enrolled in the college. They hang around the school because
of a sports team, or a job that they have at the school. The student
has a lot of strikes against him, but has a special quality or gift that
no one but one teacher seems to notice. Once again, the teacher takes
an active interest, and in the end helps the student realize a secret
Sometimes college stories are not so dramatic and may only be interesting
to us because they involved us. Like a special class we've had, or our
infamous spring breaks. One things for sure, we'll always remember our
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