A You Tube star and filmmaker, Akana published her first book in 2017.It's a collection of essays dedicated to her younger sister, Kristina, who committed suicided as a teenager in 2007.As Glazer told Business Insider, it all comes together in a " A similar compendium of advice, "The Naked Roommate" covers a lot of ground for navigating the weird waters of college.

Randolph Frederick "Randy" Pausch was an American professor at Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, who rose to fame following his lecture titled ‘The Last Lecture: Really Achieving Your Childhood Dreams’ shortly after he was diagnosed with terminal pancreatic cancer.

An academician who specialized in the fields of computer science, human–computer interaction, and design, he was also a very prominent researcher who had worked on various projects with Adobe, Google, EA, and Walt Disney.

College is a time of rapid discovery — not to mention uncertainty.

To help incoming freshmen cope with the onslaught of newness, librarian Gwen Glazer of the Readers Services department of the New York Public Library has pulled together some helpful titles.

Over the course of his career, he had co-founded CMU's Entertainment Technology Center (ETC) in collaboration with his colleague Don Marinelli.

His career was in full-swing when in September 2006 he started suffering from severe health problems.

For Cath, the story's protagonist, the question pertains to a crush on a heartthrob that she shares with her sister, Wren.

But when the two of them go off to college, Cath's world gets flipped upside down.

College helps students advance toward their careers, but it also helps teenagers become adults.