Re: Depictions of college life?

Mark Richie (
Wed, 29 Nov 2000 10:15:14 -0800 (PST)

>From the non-fiction angle try:
First Semester: Preparing for Your College Freshman Year
ASIN: 0966576306 19.90

Available from Library Video Company.

Joan Goodwin wrote:
> Videolibbers,
> I have an interesting request.
> We're looking for films that depict the 'University experience'.
> Library staff are responsible for teaching a University seminar
> class ("Freshman success") and need some sources to
> compare and contrast images of college life. We've run through
> some of the more obvious (and questionable) like 'Animal House',
> 'Back to school', 'Good Will Hunting' etc., and really could use
> some more acceptable suggestions. We would like contemporary
> films (I thought Mickey Rooney & Judy Garland would be great, but
> I was out-voted. Should I demand a recount?).
> Any and all suggestions gratefully accepted.
> Thanks in advance,
> Joan Freeman Goodwin
> Media Center Supervisor
> Malcolm A. Love Library
> San Diego State University phone:(619)594-6759
> San Diego, California 92182-8050 fax : (619)594-0718