The fourteenth edition of the bestselling BECOMING A MASTER STUDENT continues to lead the way in meeting the changing needs of today's first-year students. Through interactive journaling, a motivational writing style, and hands-on activities that you can apply right away, this text will help you succeed in college and in life. Tools like the Discovery Wheel, Discovery and Intention Journal, Power Process articles, Master Student Profiles, and the Kolb Learning Style Inventory (LSI) will deepen your knowledge of yourself and the world around you. In this latest edition, you'll discover that study skills are really life skills by learning to apply the Master Student Qualities to Practicing Critical Thinking exercises. You'll learn how to plan for a career by building an effective r sum and by learning interviewing strategies that you can practice while in college.