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Move-in Day Etiquette and Tips

Politeness + planning = a positive experience for all. By Anne Vaccaro Brady The day you bring your freshman to college is an emotional one. There’s no hiding from that fact. Some parents will say it’s tumultuous and stressful, too. … Continue reading

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Another Look at Packing for Freshman Year

All the items you’ll need to help your freshman get started on a successful first year. By Anne Vaccaro Brady Last summer I wrote about how to help your new college student pack for her first year on campus. Because of … Continue reading

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Packing for Freshman Year, Part 3

Current college students and recent grads weigh in. by Anne Vaccaro Brady My daughter’s heading into her junior year of college, so I asked her and her friends, plus other college students and some recent grads, what advice they’d give … Continue reading

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Packing for Freshman Year, Part 2

Experienced parents share their best suggestions. by Anne Vaccaro Brady I conducted an unscientific survey of a bunch of friends, basically whoever is in my email address book and had sent a kid to college. I asked their thoughts on … Continue reading

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