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Parenting College Students

Advice for First-Time College Parents: Do Not Try This at Home

Peyton Price | Posted 09.18.2016 | Parents
Peyton Price

We want our sons and daughters to enjoy campus life, learn by their own successes and failures, and blossom into independent adults. We also want to know whether they are eating fruits and vegetables because what if they get constipated? Or scurvy?

Raise Your Hand If Letting Go Of Your Kid Is Easy... Anyone??

Mindy Trotta | Posted 11.03.2013 | Parents
Mindy Trotta

If anyone ever tells you that it gets easier to send your kid off to college with each successive kid and with each successive year, they're lying.

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...

What I Never Expected When My Sons Left For College

Lisa Belkin | Posted 12.22.2012 | Fifty
Lisa Belkin

"Empty nester!" friends exclaim. "How is it?" Just as I thought it would be. And completely the opposite.

Contemplating the Seasons

Liz Neumark | Posted 01.29.2012 | Parents
Liz Neumark

There is a distinct joy in the house when the kids come home. The fridge door barely closes, stocked with their favorite foods while the washer/dryer does double and triple duty.

Launching Conversations: Tips for Parents of College Bound Kids

Maureen Price Tillman | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Maureen Price Tillman

During these final days of packing and shopping, find time to talk about these essential ingredients for this major life transition with your college bound students: