In Defense of Helicopter Parents

In Defense of Helicopter Parents

After years of hovering over their above-average offspring, helicopter parents let their kids go off to college. Kind of. Barbara,

Why a Brand-Name College Might Lose its Attraction

Why a Brand-Name College Might Lose its Attraction

I had just turned 18 and graduated a semester early from high school. My dream was always to go to

How Often Do College Students Talk to Their Parents?

How Often Do College Students Talk to Their Parents?

There is no doubt about it that once your child leaves for college, the amount of day-to-day (or hour-to-hour) contact

Be Open to Your 2nd and 3rd Choice Colleges

Be Open to Your 2nd and 3rd Choice Colleges

My daughter has played soccer since she was three and loves it, but she has a rare medical condition that

Holiday Gifts For Hungry Teens & College Students

Holiday Gifts For Hungry Teens & College Students

Whether you’ve got a college kid who loves to cook food or just eat it, we think this list of

Holiday Gift Guide: Great Ideas for High School and College Students

Holiday Gift Guide: Great Ideas for High School and College Students

(We may earn commission from links on this page.) It would be so cliche of us to say that the