U Thrive promotes success in college and life

Brooklyn College
FILE - In this Feb. 1, 2017, file photo, Brooklyn College students walk between classes on campus in New York. The New York state Legislature approved a budget on April 9, 2017, that includes funding for Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo's plan to offer free tuition for middle class students at state universities. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews, File)

Each year almost 4,000,000 students enter college nationwide. By the end of the year, 30% of those freshmen will have dropped out. Author, Daniel Lerner, wants to combat that with his new book “U Thrive: How to Succeed in College (and life)”. Lerner joined us on set to talk about the book and share advice for how to handle the challenges and opportunities throughout your life.