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Parenting a College Student: Lessons From Mencius' Mom

Shanlon Wu | Posted 09.23.2016 | Parents
Shanlon Wu

If you can't rely on proximity, what or who can you rely on? The tried and true works best and a mother from 372 B.C. offers a valuable lesson for today's parents.

The College Declaration of Independence

Marcia Y. Cantarella, Ph.D | Posted 05.06.2013 | College
Marcia Y. Cantarella, Ph.D

College is a time of transition. Adolescents are ready to take on more responsibility for themselves and have to learn sometimes that there are consequences for actions. But college is a relatively safe space to learn those lessons.

Study Says Turbo Parents Can Depress Their College-aged Kids

Reuters | Posted 04.15.2013 | Healthy Living

By Belinda Goldsmith LONDON, Feb 13 (Reuters) - Turbo-charged parents still running their university-aged children's schedules, laundr...

College Brings New Freedoms -- For Parents

Carolyn Bucior | Posted 11.23.2011 | Parents
Carolyn Bucior

"We're supposed to be making wild love in every room of the house," my husband said to me after our son went to college. I set down the crossword puzzle. He was right. It was time to party.