I got my Facebook right before Freshman year of high school. Many of my friends had them as early as seventh grade and as you can imagine, your pictures from seventh grade aren't exactly your most prized possessions! Braces, no makeup, and not knowing how to properly work a hair straightener epitomized middle school.
About a month into college I noticed the trend of going back through your friends Facebook profiles and resurfacing gems from those awkward years. While it is super entertaining as an onlooker I quickly made sure that my old photos were not too embarrassing and wouldn't mortify me if they resurfaced!
My advice to you is to be sure to delete old embarrassing photos before you get to school so you don't have to worry about all of your new college friends getting a glimpse at your embarrassing family photos that your dad decided to upload (hey dad, and I'm just using that as an example, fortunately you don't do that to us!).
But for your own entertainment, here is a blast from my past (don't be expecting embarrassing ones, those are long gone)…