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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   I’ve written about how to help your new college student pack for their first year on campus. Because of the … Continue reading

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Packing for Freshman Year, Part 3

Current college students and recent grads weigh in. by Anne Vaccaro Brady I’ve given my list of  essentials to pack for college and gathered more suggestions from parents of college students. With my daughter heading into her junior year of … 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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