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Susan Patton

Live YOUR Life

Brad Harrington | Posted 06.04.2013 | Business
Brad Harrington

Over the past year, the work-family discussion has been injected with a massive shot of adrenaline. Much of the resurgence of interest has resulted fr...

Why I (a Straight Guy) Should Have Married a Princeton Man

Jason Pinter | Posted 06.03.2013 | Comedy
Jason Pinter

Current Princeton women, please, do not fail yourselves, and do not take for granted the opportunities that people (like me) never had the chance to experience. Find a Princeton man. Make him yours.

The Battle of the S's

Susan Saper Galamba | Posted 06.03.2013 | Divorce
Susan Saper Galamba

Although both Susan and Sheryl acknowledge that a woman's future and happiness is significantly impacted by the man she marries, Susan's letter correlates a happy marriage to intellect. Sheryl acknowledges the difficulties of marriage, and the importance of being true partners.

James Taranto Didn't Tell The Truth

Margaret Wheeler Johnson | Posted 06.02.2013 | Women
Margaret Wheeler Johnson

The entire project of educating women has been about the discovery of new and different truths.

Houston, We Have a Problem!

Rachel Braun Scherl | Posted 06.02.2013 | Women
Rachel Braun Scherl

So are these my choices -- running a multibillion dollar company as a mother, a technology genius and making it look easy? Or, should I make sure I tell my daughter who is starting college in the fall to make sure she concentrates on her marital studies?

You're Not Going to Find a Husband in College

Rachel Ryan | Posted 06.02.2013 | Women
Rachel Ryan

Susan Patton has been given titles ranging from "backwards," to "WASP" to "1950s-era housewife." And while the hoards of progressives -- and my 89-year-old grandmother -- might be jumping at the bit to discourage her advice, I initially agreed with her... in theory.

Should You Marry A Prince -- Or A Princeton Man?

Sheila Blanchette | Posted 06.02.2013 | Fifty
Sheila Blanchette

I married for love and I married for fun. There was no consideration of where did this guy go to school? What did he major in? Art or engineering? What are his ambitions? I considered these factors: He's fun to travel with, he likes live music, he's a great cook, we can talk for hours and he has a great sense of humor. Twenty two years later we're still married.

(Different) Advice To Women Of Princeton, From An(other) Alumna To Daughters She (Also) Never Had

The Huffington Post | Lisa Belkin | Posted 04.01.2013 | Women

Dear Princeton Women, A fellow alumna, Susan Patton, caused quite a stir with her letter to you last week, in which she urgently advised you to ...

What I Want My Sons To Know About Marriage

Devon Corneal | Posted 06.01.2013 | Parents
Devon Corneal

So what will I tell my boys? The exact same thing I'd tell daughters if I had them. I'll say that marriage is hard and challenging and worth every minute if you pick the right partner.

Why I Told Female Princeton Students To Find A Husband

Susan Patton | Posted 05.31.2013 | Women
Susan Patton

The extreme reaction to my letter is astonishing. Honestly, it was intended as little more than honest advice from a Jewish mother.

Susan Patton's 'Daily Princetonian' Article Urges Female Students To Find Husbands Before Graduating

Nina Bahadur | Posted 05.29.2013 | Women
Nina Bahadur

I will be forever grateful that no one ever offered me such advice when I was a freshman, or sophomore, or senior at Princeton.