Academic and Career Discussions

Academic and Career Discussions

Like other college students across the nation, ASU students report stress affects their academic performance and daily lives. Students report career-related issues as a stressor.  Conversation starters might include:

  • What subjects do you enjoy best?
  • What have been the toughest (or easiest) assignments? 
  • How are you balancing your schedule?
  • Do you feel comfortable with your major?
  • What are you passionate to learn more about?
  • Have you met with your professor?  Academic advisor?
  • Have you met with someone in Career Services?  I understand they can support you in getting an internship, job, establishing your career path.