Talk about health

Talk about health

The pace of college life is invigorating, but it can also be exhausting. Whenever you have the chance, take time to mentor your student in healthy life habits. Here are tips to share and discuss! Managing stress Stress in college doesn’t have to be a given. There are many proven ways to manage stress. Cardio

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The transition to off-campus life

The transition to off-campus life

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When my daughter moved off campus it was certainly an eye-opening experience. She was not prepared for the roommate disagreements, dealing with a landlord, getting along with neighbors who weren’t students, and handling broken lease agreements. She also wasn’t prepared for the temptations that came with her added freedom. Is your college student living off

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A study abroad checklist

A study abroad checklist

When my daughter applied to college, a strong study abroad program was on her must-have list. So, when the opportunity to study abroad presented itself her junior year, she completed the required documents, was accepted to her preferred program, and left on September 18, 2001 for Paris, France. As a parent, I was excited for

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A boost for your transfer student

A boost for your transfer student

Transferring to a different college or university this fall means a big adjustment for your student. Even though they’re familiar with college life in general, they’re entering a new environment as a new student, much as they did freshman year. The challenge is the same whether your student is transferring from a community college or from one four-year

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  • We're so glad you found the list useful and hope your son is having a good adjustment to college!