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Quarterlife
A parenting guide to twenty-somethings, quarterlife crises, careers and relationships.

20something Apartment Life
Everything a parent needs to know about apartment life.

20somethings and Jobs
So what happens after the diploma? Here's the lowdown on 20somethings and the job hunt.

Easy, Healthy Recipes For Young Adult and Millennial Roommates
Eating healthy meals on a budget and with a busy schedule is a challenge for many young adults and millennials. These 30 recipes are great options.

Parenting Young Adults Advice from About.com
Articles about parenting young adults from college through their twenties. Empty nesting, communicating, connecting and more.

College Life
Navigating the transition to college life, from moving away to picking a major, transfers, woe-filled calls home and new adulthood.

Books for the College Bound
Need a little advice? These books will help college-bound freshmen and parents alike.

College Related Whimsy and Fun
Collegiate quidditch, campus geocaching, college flicks and more college-related whimsy.

Community College Life
For many teens and 20somethings, community colleges offer a perfect compromise - higher education, lower prices, less stress. Here's the scoop - for parents - on community college life.

Getting Ready for Freshman Year
Got a new freshman? Here's everything you need to know - and do - as the start of freshman year and the transition from high school to college approaches.

Sophomore Issues
Sophomore year brings a certain comfort level, but it also brings academic challenges - and sometimes dire trouble. There are housing issues to consider, and the specter of choosing a college major lies just ahead.

Junior Issues
By junior year of college, most students are well on their way to independence. You may still be paying the bills, but they're making their own decisions about study abroad, living situations and internships. Here's what you need to know.

Freshman Year Issues
Classes, exams, money and dorms - everything's new freshman year and so are the challenges. Here's what lies ahead and how parents can help.

Cooking in College
Help your college kid or 20-something learn to cook with these tips, gifts and cookbook ideas.

Should You Go to College Parents' Weekend?
Is Parents' Weekend at college a good idea for you and your young adult?

5 Things College Professors Want Your Freshman to Understand
A college professor shares what is expected of college freshmen, how they can do what's expected and why these things matter.

Young Adult Health and Safety
Parenting Young Adults - Health and Safety Issues. Your days in pediatricians' toy-filled waiting rooms may be over, but health worries don't stop when your child turns 18. Here's a guide to campus health and safety issues - alcohol, drugs, date rape, STDs - as well as vaccines for 20-somethings and college students who study abroad.

College and Stress
Stress is rampant on college campuses. Here are ways to help your college kid cope.

Sex Drugs Booze at College
That first taste of total independence can be intoxicating. Literally. Here's the lowdown - and stats - on college students and sex, drugs and booze.

Disabilities and ADHD on Campus
It can be tough navigating college life with the additional challenges of ADHD, learning disabilities and/or physical disabilities. These tips will help.

Keeping Your College Kid Healthy
An ounce of prevention - and proper vaccines, a final visit to the family doctor and a really good first aid kit - are worth a pound of cure when it comes to keeping your college kid healthy.

Drug and Alcohol Use By Millennials and Young Adults
Drug and alcohol abuse by millennials and young adults is a concern for many parents, in college and beyond.

College Admissions: Apps, Interviews and Tours
College apps season? Welcome to the world of college applications, tests, interviews and tours. Here some tips to help you navigate the college admissions world, from an Admissions 101 Guide for parents to tour tips, admissions myths and more.

College Apps Lingo
SAT, AP, Early Admit - College admissions is a world of arcane terms! Here's a guide to the most commonly used (and often misunderstood) college lingo.

Tips for College Athletes (or Athletes-to-Be)
Got a college athlete or athlete-to-be? These articles offer tips on everything from NCAA recruitment to academic and health issues specific to athletes.

College Advice Books
Looking for a good advice book for college apps or freshman survival? These reviews of college advice books will help you choose a good one.

College Admissions for Music & Art Majors
The college admissions process is different for musicians, artists and other visual and performing arts majors. These articles take you from resume building to portfolios, auditions and conservatory tips.

The Lowdown on Specific Universities
There are thousands of universities, but it takes a bit of research to winnow the list to a reasonable number to explore. Here's the lowdown - from a parent perspective - on some of the top colleges in the nation.

Details for Theater Majors
Got a kid applying to college as a theater major or drama student? Here's how to navigate that application process.

College Admissions, Applications and Preparation
The college admissions process is a stressful one for families. Between heightened college admissions competition, a test prep industry in hyperdrive and the actual decision and application process, it's no wonder families get stressed. Here's down-to-earth advice on surviving the process and thriving.

Big City Colleges and Universities Beyond Harvard and NYU
Big cities are a draw for many young adults when applying to college. These schools are good options for those who aren't straight A students.

Your 18-Year-Old
Everything changes when your child turns 18. So here's the lowdown on everything from legal issues to senioritis.

Your 18-Year-Old and the Law
Your new 18-year-old is an adult now, and that means big legal changes - for him and for you.

Eagle Scouts
Becoming an Eagle Scout is a huge deal. Here are tips to help you navigate all those merit badges and paperwork, complete the Eagle project and celebrate with an Eagle Court of Honor.

High School Senioritis
Senioritis isn't inevitable, but it sure is common. Here's what it is and how parents can help stave off disaster.

How Parents Can Help Young Adults When a Romance Ends
Ending a romance is painful for anyone, but young adults heading off to college face decisions and challenges that make it especially difficult.

Family Life
A guide to family life, from holidays and summer vacations with adult kids, to the challenges of in-laws, beaus and babies.

Finances
You don't just cut the purse strings when junior moves out. There's still rent, down payments, tuition and loans.

Thanksgiving, Winter & Summer Breaks
Wondering what to expect over winter break? How to vacation with grown-ups? And how to keep the family close even after the kids grow-up? It's all here.

The FAFSA
The FAFSA. Young Adults.

The Lowdown on Student Loans
It's a rare college student who makes it through school debt-free. Here's the lowdown on student loans - what they are and how to pay them off.

Practical Matters Parents Should Share with Young Adults
Telling your young adults your desires and plans after you have passed away can be a difficult conversation, but it's one every family should have.

TED Talks Parents Can Watch with Young Adult Millennials
Spend some time with your grown kids watching some of these inspiring, entertaining and unique talks by people from all walks of life - artists, business people, parents, geniuses.

7 Roadblocks First Year College Students May Face
Freshman year of college is an exciting time, but can be overwhelming with changes and new responsibilties.

62 Questions To Ask When Trying To Decide Which College To Attend
Students lucky enough to be admitted to more than one university are often faced with a tough choice. Here are 62 important questions to ponder when making this big decision.

What to Do After Saying Goodbye on Dorm Move-in Day
What do parents do after dropping of their kids at college? Anything they want!

A New Generation, What We Know About Millennials
Millennials are now the largest generation with their own defining features. Here is what we know about the largest generation as they become adults.

Homesick College Freshmen - 8 Ways Parents Can Help
Many freshmen college students will get homesick at some point. How can parents help these young adults to feel better?

10 Ways to Have Summer Fun with Young Adult Children
Ten great ways to spend time as a family with your young adult and millennial children.

4 Ways Parents Can Help With College Applications
The college application process is a lot of work for high school seniors, and parents can help - but not with everything.

Empty Nest - Tips for Coping with an Empty Nest
You knew those empty nest days were coming. Here are ways to vanquish the empty nest blues and help your family cope with changing circumstances.

Marriage and the Empty Nest
Transitioning to the empty nest can be tough on a marriage, if you haven't been nurturing it along the way.

Empty Nest Books
Books about the empty nest experience.

Book Review: From Mom to Me Again by Melissa T. Shultz
From Mom to Me Again by Melissa T. Shultz is both guidebook for and memoir of adapting to the empty nest.

Home Decor and Organizing Ideas for Young Adult Roommates
Making a first home comfortable for everyone who lives in it will give roommates peace of mind and a nice place to come home to.

Are Parents Putting Too Much Pressure on Young Adults to Be Happy?
Parents want their young adults to be happy all the time. But should they be? And what should or can parents do to help them find happiness?

"How Do I" Questions Young Adults and Millennials Will Ask Parents
When should parents give Millennials and young adults advice? Think twice before answering some of these questions.

6 Amazing Colleges in Rural Towns
Colleges in rural locations can offer natural beauty and a more close knit college community.

Dorm & First Apartment Decor
Dorm and first apartment crafts. Young Adults.

Dorm Crafts: Cozy Bedding
A soft fleece blanket, snazzy duvets and more cozy bedding crafts for that dorm or first apartment.

Dorm Crafts: Desk Supplies
Looking to dress up that boring dorm desk? Here are ideas for cool DIY desk blotters, fabulous bulletin boards, pencil cups, snazzy thumbtacks and more!

Dorm Crafts: Photo Projects
Dorm rooms are notoriously short on space, but here are ways to incorporate photographs into cool dorm craft projects, including desk tools.

Dorm Crafts - Holiday ornaments
Want to hang that college mascot on your Christmas tree? Here are just a few ideas for transforming college emblems into crafty ornaments for the holidays.

Dorm Life - Dorm Life Tips for Parents
Dorm Life: Your child is off to college and ready to encounter massive lecture halls, independence and, of course, residence hall life. Here's everything a parent needs to know about dorm life.

Dorm Board Games
Great board games for the dorms, vacations or anytime family or friends are gathered.

Dorm Food and Apartment Cuisine
Here's the lowdown on dorm food, apartment cuisine and the Freshman 15.

Outfitting the Dorm Room
Here's the lowdown on dorm rooms, shopping runs and all the equipment your kid won't need.

Roommates 101
Ah, roommates. They're cranky, they're loud, they're smelly or just plain weird. Or, they're awesome. Here's everything you need to know about them, from first meeting to problem solving.

Why Socializing is Imperative for College Success
It's not all about grades and career opportunities. Friends can make or break the college experience.

Careers That Don't Require a Degree
Pump gas? Flip burgers? No, there are many excellent jobs and careers that don't require a college degree.

Second Chances for Dropouts
Just because your kid dropped out of high school doesn't necessarily mean an end to his education. Here are a number of ways for dropouts to get that diploma and even go on to college.

College Life
Alternatives to the Big U: Gap years, jobs, travel, military service, junior colleges and uncertainty.

How to Become a Rock Star Intern
Finding and getting an internship are just the first steps on the road to success. Making the most of the opportunity is the next one.

14 Great Gift Ideas for Med Students
Looking for great gifts for a med student, recent medical school graduate or new intern? Check out these ideas for gifts for new doctors.

Great Board Games for College Kids
Parcheesi may have entertained our grandparents, but board games are enjoying an enormous resurgence, thanks to great board games such as the simple, but hilarious Apples to Apples and fabulously bizarre Quelf. Here's a list of great board games guaranteed to please older teens, college kids and 20somethings, and wow the dorm crowd.

Great Board Games for College Kids
Parcheesi may have entertained our grandparents, but board games are enjoying an enormous resurgence, thanks to great board games such as the simple, but hilarious Apples to Apples and fabulously bizarre Quelf. Here's a list of great board games guaranteed to please older teens, college kids and 20somethings, and wow the dorm crowd.

College Transfer - Does It Make Sense For Your Young Adult?
Is transferring colleges a good idea for your young adult? What college students need to consider before they make this big decision.

Trade Schools and Apprenticeships - Alternatives to College
Skilled trade positions will be opening up at a fast pace over the next decade. This may be a good option for young adults in search of a career.

14 Great Gift Ideas for Med Students
Looking for great gifts for a med student, recent medical school graduate or new intern? Check out these ideas for gifts for new doctors.

Individuation and Young Adults - What Parents Need to Know
Individuation is key to young adults becoming separate people their own identity. Parents must respect that process and understand how it works.

Dorm Essentials You May Not Have Thought Of
Everyone knows the basics to bring to set up a dorm room, but what about the extras that make things healthier, safer and cleaner?

Financial Management for Young Adults and Millennials
Information and tools to help young adults and Millennials manage their finances, from budgeting to investing.

Taking a Gap Year - Pros and Cons
Malia Obama is taking a gap year. What does that mean, and will it work for your young adult?

Moving Home
Moving Home: House rules, rent, etiquette and everything else you need to survive the

6 Tips to Living With Your College Student During Summer Break
When college kids come home, they shouldn't be treated like children. Have an honest discussion about expectations.

College Budgeting - Beyond Books and Tuition
An honest discussion about college finances is the first step to a successful academic experience.

Grown and Flown: From 11th Grade Stress to College Success
There isn't a parent going through the college labyrinth who would not benefit from the book Grown and Flown - from 11th Grade Stress to College Success.

How Young Adults Can Travel the World on a Budget
Young adults and Millennials are redefining travel, like they are redefining so many other aspects of life. Thrifty and easy ways to see the world.

Graduation Party and Gift Ideas for College Kids
Got a graduation celebration in your future? Here's a round-up of helpful tips, from ceremony survival to graduation party planning and gift ideas, for families celebrating a college or high school graduation.

Graduation Parties & Gifts
Planning a graduation party? Here are tips on every aspect, from baccalaureate to buffet. Plus gift ideas too.

Graduation Party Ideas
Planning a big graduation party to celebrate? Here's everything you need.

Helping Young Adults Stay Safe During Spring Party Season
Staying safe and sober during prom and graduation season is a concern of parents everywhere. Give your young adult tools to avoid alcohol and drugs.

18th Birthday & Other Party Ideas
Harry Potter parties, zombie fests, surprise parties - here's a slew of birthday party ideas for teens, college kids and beyond.

Anniversary Party Ideas
Kids aren't the only ones who deserve celebrations. Your wedding anniversary deserves a party too.

Gift Ideas for Teens and 20-Somethings
Looking for the perfect gift for that teen or 20something? Here's a full roundup, from zombie fare to books, DVDs and stocking stuffers.

Clever Ways to Give Cash
Everyone loves a crisp $20 or an iTunes gift card, but giving a gift like that is a little boring, at least for the giver. So here are ways to go creative with the packaging.

Fabulous Party Food
From hors d'oeuvres and libations (alcoholic and not) to cupcakes and whoopie-pies, every party deserves beautiful food. Here are just a few ideas.

Weddings - A Parent Guide
Mother of the bride? Dad of the groom? Where did the time go? Here are a few tips on the parenting role in wedding planning, including who pays for what.

Where are Millennials and Young Adults Moving?
Where do young adults and millennials choose to live and why? Finances, family both play a part.

21 Thoughts on Adulthood to Share with Graduates
What is adulthood about? It's a good bet that many college graduates wonder as they step out into the real world and begin lives as grown people.

What You Can Look Forward to in the Empty Nest
Whether your children are small and the empty nest is far off, or they are young adults and your empty nest is around the corner, the idea of suddenly having no kids in your house may be impossible to imagine.

Colleges for Students with Learning Disabilities - Programs, Finances and More
For students who need extra support during college, there are schools that offer a variety of programs that include everything from one-on-one counseling to study groups.

New England Music Schools
Got a serious young musician in your family? Then chances are, he (and you) are looking at conservatories or top-notch music programs at a university, such as Peabody at Johns Hopkins.

Oberlin, Temple & More
Got a serious young musician in your family? Then chances are, he (and you) are looking at conservatories or top-notch music programs at a university, such as Oberlin.

Top Music Schools in the East
Got a serious young musician in your family? Then chances are, he (and you) are looking at conservatories or top-notch music programs at a university. Here's the lowdown on some of the top music schools in the East.

Music Schools in New York
Got a serious young musician in your family? Then chances are, he (and you) are looking at conservatories or top-notch music programs at a university, such as the Eastman School of Music.

Teach Your Young Adult to be Mindful By Example
Is there a way for parents to help alleviate some of the stress our young adults face every day? Try mindfulness and being in the moment.

5 Ways to Get Ready for the Empty (or Emptier) Nest
What can parents do to make separating from their child who is off to college a little easier on everyone?

70's Movies to Share with Your Young Adults
Grab the popcorn and your young adult kids and order up these classic films. Great movies never grow old.

15 Novels About College Parents Should Read
What books should parents of college kids be reading to get some literary insight into the college experience?

How Parents Can Help Students Adjust to College Life
Understanding issues your student may face freshman year and discussing them openly can help them to have a better experience.

17 Ideas for an College Amazing Graduation Party
College graduation parties are a great opportunity to celebrate the accomplishments of your young adult.

8 Best Podcasts for Young Adults
Here is a list eight entertaining and educational podcasts for young adults and college students.

Care Packages - Everything You Need to Know About College Care Packages
College Care Packages - Got a teen or 20something off at college or far from home? Here's how to send a little touch of home, all wrapped up in a care package.

Selective Service, the Draft and Your 18-year-old
When your teen turns 18, he must register for the Selective Service. Here's what that means and how it impacts college scholarships and FAFSA.

Care Package Recipes
Looking for ideas for baked goods to tuck in that college care package? Here's a roundup of recipe ideas.

Millennials at Work: The Startup
In the first of a series of interviews with millennial entrepreneurs Dan Siegel the CEO of Spokepoint to talks about his growing business.

Food Allergies - Teens, College Kids and Food Allergies in the Dorm
If your teen or young adults has a food allergy - whether it's peanuts, shrimp or soy - you know that you can help keep him safe at home. But when he leaves for college and starts dining in dorm cafeterias, the risks rise.

Choosing the Best College - DIY College Admissions Counseling for the Best College Fit
Families spend thousands on college admissions counselors to help them choose the best college, but you can save considerable cash by doing it yourself. Here's college admissions advice for parents of teens and college applicants on how to generate a great list of colleges that are good fits for your child.

College Expenses Besides Tuition
Tuition, room and board are certainly the major college expenses, but textbooks, lab fees, practice room charges and social tabs can add another $2,000 or more.

Gifts for Grad Students
Looking for the perfect gift for your new grad student? This list is tailor made for graduation, off-to-school or any other gift-giving occasion involving your favorite 20-something.

Ten Ideas for Holiday House Gifts
Invited to a dinner party? Are you a guest at the holidays? Do not show up empty-handed. Here are 10 great suggestions that your host will love.

Meningitis Prevention in College Dorms
As college bound kids fill out their health records for their campus health services, they will want to consider the Meningococcal vaccine.

Delivering a Birthday Cake to a College Dorm
It's tough being away from your kids on their birthdays, even when the kid in question is a grown-up college student. But you can still help the birthday boy or girl celebrate in the dorms with a birthday cake delivery - or even a mascot visit.

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Throw a Giant Games Party - Twister
Getting ready to throw a big 18th birthday party? Make it a giant games party - with an enormous Twister board - and your kid and his friends will talk about it for years.

Throw a Giant Games Party
Getting ready to throw a big 18th birthday party? Make it a giant games party - with an oversized Monopoly or Settlers of Catan board - and your kid and his friends will talk about it for years.

Throw a Giant Games Party - Settlers of Catan
Getting ready to throw a big 18th birthday party? Make it a giant games party - with an enormous Settlers of Catan or similar game board - and your kid and his friends will talk about it for years.

Great April Fool's Pranks at Johns Hopkins
It's not just college kids who get clever on April Fool's Day. University administrators have been known to play a few April Fool's Day pranks at college too. Here's a sampling of some of the most hilarious stunts, including one at Johns Hopkins.

Great April Fool's Pranks at College
It's not just college kids who get clever on April Fool's Day. University administrators and campus newspaper editors have been known to play a few April Fool's Day pranks at college too. Here's a sampling of some of the most hilarious stunts, including a particularly clever one at Bryn Mawr.

April Fool's Day at Bryn Mawr
It's not just college kids who get clever on April Fool's Day. University administrators have been known to play a few April Fool's Day pranks at college too. Here's a sampling of some of the most hilarious stunts, including a particularly clever one at Bryn Mawr.

Great April Fool's Pranks at NYU
It's not just college kids who get clever on April Fool's Day. University administrators have been known to play a few April Fool's Day pranks at college too. Here's a sampling of some of the most hilarious stunts, including several at NYU.

Great April Fool's Pranks at Carleton College
It's not just college kids who get clever on April Fool's Day. University administrators have been known to play a few April Fool's Day pranks at college too. Here's a sampling of some of the most hilarious stunts, including several at Carleton College.

Great April Fool's Pranks at George Washington University
It's not just college kids who get clever on April Fool's Day. University administrators have been known to play a few April Fool's Day pranks at college too. Here's a sampling of some of the most hilarious stunts, including several at George Washington University.

Great April Fool's Pranks at Drexel University
It's not just college kids who get clever on April Fool's Day. University administrators have been known to play a few April Fool's Day pranks at college too. Here's a sampling of some of the most hilarious stunts, including one at Drexel.

Great April Fool's Pranks at Washington University
It's not just college kids who get clever on April Fool's Day. University administrators have been known to play a few April Fool's Day pranks at college too. Here's a sampling of some of the most hilarious stunts, including several at Washington University.

10 Things to Do (and Not Do) on a Job Interview
As newly-minted graduates begin their job hunts, it's important to keep in mind a few essentials that will make the interview process easier and successful.

Summer Job or Internship - What's Best for Your College Student?
Making the most of the summer months with a job or internship is a must for ambitious college students.

Parents & Wedding Planning - Wedding Planning for Parents
Wedding Planning for Parents: The how-to bridal guides that got our mothers through 20th century weddings are no longer the rulebooks they once were. Here are tips on wedding planning for today's parents.

Study Abroad Tips - Tips for Planning to Study Abroad
Study abroad programs have become a very popular option for college students. But studying abroad is a major undertaking, so here's a quick rundown on issues parents may want to think about or discuss with their kids beforehand.

Bungee Runs and Other Inflatable Games
Bungee runs, inflatable obstacle courses and other inflatable games give this college or 18th birthday party idea plenty of grown-up appeal.

Tips to Help Your Stressed Out College Kid Cope
As parents, we’re all too familiar with our own stress, but our kids suffer from it too, and stress rates among teens and young adults have spiked in recent years. Here are 6 tips to help your college kid cope with stress.

Inflatable Games Party
Remember those bounce houses from childhood? Put a spin on the inflatable games concept with this college or 18th birthday party idea: an inflatable games party with plenty of grown-up appeal.

Inflatable Games and Carnival Food
Every great party needs great food, and this inflatable games party is no exception.

5 Family Vacations With College Kids and 20-somethings
Teens and 20somethings are adventuresome travel companions, who enjoy a mix of outdoor adventure, cultural immersion, fine dining and cool shopping. Here, to get you started, are five very different vacation destinations for families traveling with teens and young adults.

College Kids Give Back - Ways for College Kids to Give Back
Giving Back: The lengthy Santa lists evaporate as kids move off to college and the big world. Now it's time to think about giving back, during the holidays and year round.

Teen's 18th Birthday & the Law (How It Affects Parents)
Is your child turning 18? There are legal issues to consider. Here are five surprising ways the law affects parents of new 18-year-olds.

College Kids Gifts Guide - Great Gifts for College Kids
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College Kids Gifts Guide - Great Gifts for College Kids
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College Kids Gifts Guide - Great Gifts for College Kids
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Peace Corps & More
There are many paths to take after graduation, and not all of them involve cubicles and suits. Here's the scoop on the Peace Corps, Americorps, Teach for America and more.

Grad School Tips
Got a 20something contemplating graduate school? Here's the lowdown on applying, getting into, and surviving both graduate school and life as a grad student.

Gifts for Science Buffs and Sci-Fan Fans
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Gift Ideas for Your Son or Daughter's Sweetheart
It's tough enough shopping for your own kid. How about his or her sweetheart, the boyfriend or girlfriend you don't know well but who may eventually become a member of your family? Here are some ideas. Page 3.

College Kids Gifts Guide - Great Gifts for College Kids
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College Kids Gifts Guide - Great Gifts for College Kids
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College Kids Gifts Guide - Great Gifts for College Kids
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College Kids Gifts Guide - Great Gifts for College Kids
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College Kids Gifts Guide - Great Gifts for College Kids
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Great Gifts for College Kids
Gift Guides: Looking for great gifts for your teen, 20something or college kid?

College Kids Gifts Guide - Great Gifts for College Kids
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Great Gifts for College Kids
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College Kids Gifts Guide - Great Gifts for College Kids
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Great Ways to Give Cash - Cash Gifts for College Kids
Gift Guides: Looking for great gifts for your teen, 20something or college kid? Cash fits every size. Here are some clever ways to present it. Page 17.

College Kids Gifts Guide - Great Gifts for College Kids
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Great Books for Teens and College Kids - Great Books for College Kids
Great books for college kids, teens and 20somethings. Page 18.

College Kids Gift Guide - Great Books
The Best Books: If you're looking for a a great gift for the teen or 20something in your life, check out these books - about aliens, clairvoyants, battles and more. Page 5.

Campus Health and Vaccines - Vaccines for College Kids
The days of DPT shots and polio sugar cubes may be over, but parents still need to make sure their college-aged kids get some key vaccines.

Rejected From Your Dream School - What Now?
For some students, there is no school that will be acceptable to attend except their dream school.

Every Voice Counts - Why Young Adults Need to Vote
With so many distractions in their lives, it's easy to ignore the political process, but young adults and college students have a right and responsibility to get involved.

Campus Tour Advice for Parents and Students
Help your college student get the most out of college campus visits - and make it a good experience for you, too.

All About the NCAA
The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) is the governing body that oversees sports and athletic championships at 1,200 colleges in the US.

How Midlife Divorce Affects Young Adult Kids
With couples divorcing in their 50's and 60's more than ever before, their young adult children are affected in ways expected and unexpected.

What Deferred or Waitlisted Students Can Do To Improve Their Chances
Should students that are deferred or waitlisted from college just sit tight or is there anything they can do to better their chances of getting accepted?

Health and Safety Concerns at College for Students
Parents need to be sure that they cover the topics of health and safety with their college students before they start their freshman year.

How Long is Too Long for Young Adults to Live at Home?
What can you do to encourage your young adult who is living at home to take the steps necessary to move out on his own?

After College Graduation - Young Adults and Independence
Adjusting to the real world can be a challenge for college graduates. Here is some of what parents can expect from these young adults.

Millennials and Marriage - Putting Off "I Do"
Millennials are waiting longer to get married - and some don't plan on marrying at all. What are the factors that contribute to this?

List of NCAA Sports and Seasons
The National Collegiate Athletic Association, or the NCAA, governs 23 different college sports programs at various Division I,II and III schools.

Use Our List of College Majors by Academic Area
Choosing a college major was difficult enough back when there were only 50. These days, there are hundreds of majors, in everything from astronautics to viticulture. Fortunately, those college majors all fall into six broad academic areas. Here's a list of college majors by academic area.

Visual and Performing Arts College Majors
Choosing one college major out of hundreds of possibilities is much easier if your college kid already knows what he wants is something in the visual and performing arts field. Here's a list of visual and performing arts-related college majors.

A List of Science and Math College Majors
Choosing one college major out of hundreds of possibilities is much easier if your college kid already knows his passion lies in math or the sciences. Here's a list of math and science-related college majors. Page 3.

Environment-Related College Majors - A List of Environmental Majors
Choosing one college major out of hundreds of possibilities is much easier if your college kid already knows his passion lies in environmental studies. Here's a list of environment-related college majors.

Business Majors - A List of Business School Majors
Choosing one college major out of hundreds of possibilities is much easier if your college kid already knows his passion lies in business. Here's a list of business-related college majors.

Engineering and Technology Majors - A List of Engineering and Technology Majors
Choosing one college major out of hundreds of possibilities is much easier if your college kid already knows his passion lies in the fields of engineering or technology. Here's a list of engineering and technology-related college majors.

College Majors - Language, Literature and Social Science Majors
Choosing one college major out of hundreds of possibilities is much easier if your college kid already knows his passion lies in the social sciences. Here's a list of social science college majors.

1980s Theme Wedding Anniversary Party Idea
Celebrate your 25th wedding anniversary with a party that recalls your dating heyday, the 1980s. The light-hearted, retro fun of a 1980s theme party evokes those days before your wedding, when hair was big, fashions garish and the music incredible. Hello, Madonna!

1980s Theme Party Invitations - Invitations for an Anniversary Party that Celebrates the 80s
If you're celebrating your 25th wedding anniversary with a 1980s themed party, you'll want to set the right mood. That starts with a great 1980s party invitation. Here are a few ideas.

25th Wedding Anniversary Parties: A Retro 1980s Party
If you're celebrating your 25th wedding anniversary with a 1980s themed party, you'll want to set the right mood. That includes wonderful retro 1980s party food. Here are a few ideas.

Movies About College - Movies About College and Psycho Roommates
Hollywood loves college kids - both as an audience and a movie topic. Among the many college-themed movies out there is the new horror flick

Best Movies About College and College Students
Hollywood loves college kids - both as an audience and a movie topic. So it's no wonder that movies about college are so very popular. Here's a quick look at movies about college, from the new horror flick

Movies About College - College Movies and Ten Things I Hate About You
Hollywood loves college kids - both as an audience and a movie topic. Among the many college-themed movies out there is

Movies About College - Movies About Law School
Hollywood loves college kids - both as an audience and a movie topic. So it's no wonder that movies about college - such as

Movies About College - College Movies and Accepted
Hollywood loves college kids - both as an audience and a movie topic. Among the many college-themed movies out there is the comic tale,

Movies About College - Movies About College and Toy Story
Hollywood loves college kids - both as an audience and a movie topic. Among the many college-themed movies out there is the new horror flick

Liberal Arts
Hollywood loves college kids - both as an audience and a movie topic. But the new movie

Movies About College - Admission
Hollywood loves college kids - both as an audience and a movie topic. Among the many college-themed movies out there is the upcoming

Helping Your Child Choose a College Major
Unless your kid knows exactly what he wants to do, watching your child go through the process of choosing a major can be tough. And things are considerably different now than they were back in our day. So here's a parent guide to choosing a major - what, when and how to help, without interfering.

Great Gifts for College Kids for Any Occasion
Gift Guides: Looking for great gifts for your teen, 20something or college kid?

Great Gifts for College Kids for Any Occasion
Gift Guides: Looking for great gifts for your teen, 20something or college kid?

Jobs for Your Child With No College Degree
5 Jobs That Don't Require a College Degree: There are other paths to career success besides the classic college route - and the absence of a bachelor's degree doesn't automatically translate to burger flippage. Here's a round up of great jobs that do not require college degrees.

Double Major Definition for College Students
What is a Double Major? Young Adults.

Definition of Music Jury
Music Conservatory: What is a music jury?

Statutory Rape Laws
Love's all well and good, but if sex involves a minor under the age of consent, it's statutory rape. Here's a look at teens, sex and the law, for parents of teens and young adults.

How Young Adults Can Eat Healthy on a Budget
Healthy eating is often sacrificed when money’s tight. Tips to help your young adults maintain a healthy diet.

What is Greek Life? 12 Benefits and Advantages
Greek Life: There are definite benefits and advantages to living in a fraternity or sorority, and an integral part of non-academic life on many university campuses

Engagement Gifts for the Young Adult Couple
Engagement gifts from the frugal to the fabulous for the young adult couple in your life.

24 Fantastic Websites for College Students
Helpful websites to make college easier to manage and more affordable, and job searches more successful.

A Silent Epidemic of Teen and Young Adult Hearing Loss
Teen hearing loss is rampant and can affect young adults as well. Use these 3 tips to minimize the risk.

What Is an MFA? MFA Requirements, Admission & Programs
What is an MFA? An MFA is a terminal degree for the creative arts. Learn about the MFA requirements, admission process, and residency programs.

Out of the Box Life Skills Young Adults Need
There are other some behaviors and life skills that can help a young adult make a good impression and keep their lives running smoothly.

What Is Statutory Rape - Child Molestation
Statutory rape is often consensual, but it's a crime. Age of consent varies by state & there are differences between statutory rape & child molestation.

How Young Adults Can Save Money on Car Insurance
Some young individuals who might just be starting out may ask themselves “How can I reduce my car insurance bill and maintain the coverage I need?

Downsize or Not? Redefining Your Empty Nest
The kids have taken off and you are in an empty nest. It's time for you to choose how you want to live - and downsizing may be part of the decision.

Plagiarism in College - Facts and Consequences
What defines plagiarism and what are the consequences of plagiarism in college?

10 Great Gifts for 20 Something Women
If you're searching for the perfect gift for a 20 something woman, here are 10 great ideas to choose from.

How Hillary Clinton’s Run for the Presidential Nomination Impacts Young Adults
The impact of the first female president on young adults would be tremendous, much like the impact of the first African American president has been.

Gifts for Boyfriends and Girlfriends - Soft Wool Scarves
Finding the perfect gift can be tough enough, but when the recipient is your son or daughter's beau, it's even more challenging. But a soft wool or cashmere scarf is just the ticket.

Gifts for Coffee-Loving Boyfriends and Girlfriends
Finding the perfect gift can be tough enough, but when the recipient is your son or daughter's beau, it's even more challenging. But a pound of Blue Bottle and other coffee paraphernalia are just the ticket.

Gifts for Music Fans
Finding the perfect gift can be tough enough, but when the recipient is your son or daughter's beau, it's even more challenging - unless, of course, that boyfriend or girlfriend is a music fan, which they all are. Here are a few gift ideas for music devotees.

Gifts for Your Kid's Boyfriend or Girlfriend
Finding the perfect gift is difficult enough, but when the giftee is your son or daughter's sweetheart, it's even more challenging - unless, of course, you try one of these ideas.

6 Gift Ideas for Your Kid's Boyfriend or Girlfiend
Finding a great gift for your son or daughter's boyfriend or girlfriend is a challenge and here are six great ideas to help you find the perfect gift.

High School Seniors: What is a Grad Night?
Grad Night is a fun party for graduating high school seniors. Parents plan a night filled with fun games and activities to help teens celebrate safely.

Host a Med School and Nursing School Graduation Party
Throw the ultimate graduation party for your new med school or nursing school grad, complete with scrubs-like cookies and Corpse Reviver cocktails.

Med School and Nursing School Graduation Party
Ready to celebrate? Here's how to throw the ultimate graduation party for your new med school or nursing school grad, complete with scrubs-like cookies and Corpse Reviver cocktails.

Med School and Nursing School Graduation Party
Ready to celebrate? Here's how to throw the ultimate graduation party for your new med school or nursing school grad, complete with scrubs-like cookies and Corpse Reviver cocktails.

Med School and Nursing School Graduation Party
Ready to celebrate? Here's how to throw the ultimate graduation party for your new med school or nursing school grad, complete with scrubs-like cookies and Corpse Reviver cocktails.

8 Tips for Planning a Great Senior Recital Reception
Parents can help a college music major with their senior recital by planning the reception. Simple invitations and food are all that is needed!

Senior Recital Invitations
Your music major's recital performance is up to him, but parents can help with several aspects, including the invitations.

Senior Recital Reception Food
Senior recital receptions offer unusual challenges. They're often held in rehearsal halls, foyer alcoves or a concert hall's

Revisiting the Best Graduation Speeches of 2012
Memorable graduation speeches are fun to relive years after the fact. Watch the best speeches from 2012 from celebrities like Oprah and Jane Lynch.

Best Graduation Speeches of 2012 - Neil Gaiman
We've all heard a million commencement speech cliches, but speakers like Neil Gaiman turn their graduation speeches into something more. Here are the best of 2012.

Best Graduation Speeches of 2012 - Peter Dinklage
We've all heard a million commencement speech cliches, but speakers like

Best Graduation Speeches of 2012 - Jane Lynch
We've all heard a million commencement speech cliches, but speakers like

Best Graduation Speeches of 2012 - Oprah Winfrey
We've all heard a million commencement speech cliches, but speakers like Oprah Winfrey turn their graduation speeches into something more. Here are the best of 2012.

Best Graduation Speeches of 2012 - Adam Savage
We've all heard a million commencement speech cliches, but speakers like Adam Savage turn their graduation speeches into something more. Here are the best of 2012.

Cheap and Easy Fleece Knot Rug Tutorial
Create a cozy rug from scrap fleece with this easy tutorial. It is the perfect TV-watching craft project and makes a nice housewarming or dorm gift.

Make a DIY Fleece Rug
Need something cozy underfoot for that dorm room or first apartment? A DIY fleece rug is just the ticket.

Make a DIY Fleece Rug
Need something cozy underfoot for that dorm room or first apartment? A DIY fleece rug is just the ticket.

A Movie Night Party for Teens
Looking for a cool twist for an 18th birthday or college gathering? A movie night party gets added oomph when the screen is outdoors and there's a pool involved.

How to Host a Movie Night Party for Teens
Looking for a cool twist for an 18th birthday or college gathering? Host a movie night in your backyard or pool and watch campy flicks and popcorn.

A Movie Night Party for Teens
Looking for a cool twist for an 18th birthday or college gathering? A movie night party gets added oomph when the screen is outdoors and there's a pool involved.

A Movie Night Party for Teens
Looking for a cool twist for an 18th birthday or college gathering? A movie night party gets added oomph when the screen is outdoors and there's a pool involved.

Printing and Binding a DIY Family Cookbook
A DIY family cookbook makes a great housewarming gift for your favorite new apartment dweller, but the wow factor lies in the presentation. Here's what you need to know about printing and binding options.

DIY Family Cookbook - Getting Started
A DIY family cookbook makes a great housewarming gift for your favorite new apartment dweller. Here's what you'll need to get started.

DIY Family Cookbook for College Kids
One of the nicest housewarming gifts for any new apartment dweller or college kid is a DIY family cookbook filled with favorite recipes from childhood.

Winter Break Survival Tips for Families with College Kids
Learn how to survive winter break with your college kid. These tips explain how to avoid challenges and what to do when your kid comes home for break.

Organizing Your Empty Nest
Transitioning to the empty nest means making your home your own - and getting organized is the first step to feeling good.

DIY College Ornaments - Make College Graduation Ornaments
Celebrate your college kid's first year or graduation with these 8 college ornament DIY projects, including college graduation ornaments and more.

What Is Geocaching? What's Inside a Geocache Box?
Geocaching is a real life treasure hunt that combines outdoor adventure & GPS tracking. Learn what's inside a geocache box & what to take geocaching.

Empty Nester Guide: Activities & Hobbies for Empty Nesters
Now that you're an empty nester, it's your time. Rekindle your passions and find new pursuits. Read on for activities and hobbies for empty nesters.

NCAA Core Courses - NCAA Academic Eligibility
The NCAA's requirements for Division I and II schools are always changing. Read on for the NCAA core courses and NCAA academic eligibility requirements.

What is a Junior One-Bedroom Apartment?
A junior one-bedroom or also known as a

Eagle Scout Project Ideas: How to Pick an Eagle Scout Project
Boy Scouts of America and Boy Scout troops have their own Eagle Scout project guidelines and preferences. Here's how to choose an Eagle Scout project.

College Move-In Day - Long Distance Dorm Move-In Tips
Moving your teen to college across the country? Here's what you need to know about move-in day and how to make a long distance college move easy.

Dorm Crafts - Cutting the Fringe for Fleece Pillows
Making a fleece pillow for that dorm bed? The first step is cutting the fringe.

Dorm Crafts - Assembling the Fleece Pillow
Making a fleece pillow for that dorm bed? The next step is simply a matter of tying the fringe and assembling the pillow sleeve.

Dorm Crafts: Easy No-Sew Fleece Pillows
Cozy bedding? Check. Dorm gear? Check. Soft, fleece pillows? This easy no-sew dorm craft project adds a perfect touch to any bedroom or couch.

Dorm Crafts - Finishing the Fleece Pillow
Here's how to finish that cozy fleece pillow, and make that dorm bed or spartan apartment couch that much comfier.

How to Make a Cupcake Tower - DIY Cupcake Tower
A DIY cupcake tower is sure to be the hit of the party. Here's how to make a cupcake tower in a few simple steps for only a few dollars.

How to Assemble a Cupcake Tower
The perfect dessert centerpiece for a graduation party involves cupcakes and confections. Here's how to assemble a cupcake tower.

Embellishing the Cupcake Tower
The problem with dessert platters, including cupcake towers, is that they look naked without their contents. Here's how to embellish that platter so it looks great throughout the party.

Fantastic Discounts for College Students
Is there a college student (or parent) who isn't looking for ways to save money? These websites and programs will help.

7 Best Tips for a Great Semester Abroad
If you're sending your college student abroad, here are 7 tips to make sure everything goes smoothly - for them and for you!

6 Ways to Celebrate a 21st Birthday Party
Is your kid turning 21 this year? Explore five family celebrations that would be a great treat for any kid who has reached that magic legal drinking age.

College Life: What is a Commuter Student?
Commuter students live off campus while attending college and schools with high commuter enrollment offer special features for these students.

College Parenting Tips: Co-Signing for an Apartment
Co-signers are often needed as a college student rents their first apartment. Learn about the responsibilities and liabilities of co-signing.

Fleece Blanket DIY - How to Make a Fringed Fleece Blanket
Learn how to make a no-sew, fringed fleece blanket for your kid's dorm room. This easy fleece blanket DIY project can be completed in 4 steps.

Make a Fleece Blanket for the Dorms
Those fringed edges are what make this fleece blanket project so adorable - and eliminate any need for a sewing machine.

Finishing the Fleece Blanket
Finish the fleece blanket by tying the knots.

Parenting College Kids: Surviving Thanksgiving Break
That first trip home for a college student can be rocky. Here are six tips for parents of college students on surviving and enjoying Thanksgiving break.

Graduation Bingo
Websters Dictionary citations, Dr. Seuss quotes and pithy little sayings about the future - Graduation is a marvelous milestone, but how many cliches can one long speech hold? Well, enough to cover these DIY graduation bingo boards.

Make Your Own Graduation Bingo Board
Learn how to make your own graduation bingo boards. It is a fun game to play at parties and graduation ceremonies to can keep young kids occupied.

How to Make DIY Graduation Bingo Boards
Graduation is a marvelous milestone, but how many cliches can one long speech hold? Enough to cover these DIY graduation bingo boards. Here's how to make them.

Graduation Bingo
Websters Dictionary citations, Dr. Seuss quotes and pithy little sayings about the future - Graduation is a marvelous milestone, but how many cliches can one long speech hold? Well, enough to cover these DIY graduation bingo boards.

What is a Commuter Campus?
A commuter campus offers a college education without the traditional college life like dorms. Off-campus housing is required and available.

College Break-Ups: Thanksgiving and the Turkey Drop
The 'Turkey Drop' is common among college freshmen. If your child returns to a break-up from their high school sweetheart, you can help ease their pain.

Dorm Life: What is an RA or Resident Assistant?
Resident advisers, or RAs, are at the center of college dorm life. They are older students who oversee residence halls and people underclassmen can trust.

What Do the Colors on Graduation Gowns and Hoods Mean?
Commencement ceremonies are filled with symbology. Explore the meanings of those colorful caps, tassels, and hoods found at college graduations.

What Are Gender Neutral or Coed Dorm Rooms?
Coed dorms and gender neutral housing are the norm on college campuses. As a parent, you may be nervous and this may put your mind at ease.

College Traditions: 56 Things to Do in College
Going to class is important, but college is a time for fun, too. Explore the college traditions and experiences every student should have at least once.

How to Plan an Adult Family Vacation
You don't need to give up family vacations just because the kids are grown up. Explore three tips for planning a fun family vacation with your adult kids.

12 Cool Ideas for an 18th Birthday Party
Celebrating your child's 18th birthday? Explore a dozen fun and exciting birthday party ideas for celebrating your child's new adulthood.

5 Things to Know When You're Legally an Adult
Taxes, felonies and the selective service. That 18th birthday comes with new responsibilities and consequences. What parents should tell their kids.

4 Cures for the Winter Break Blues
The gifts are opened, the food binge is finished, and it's back to real life for you - but not your college kid, who may be home for a few more weeks.

College Advice: 5 Great Books for College-Bound Kids
Explore five great books, brimming with college advice and roommate tips, for families with college-bound kids and young adults.

Parenting: After You Drop The Kids at College
The last kid has been dropped off at college and now you have an empty nest. Explore 5 things you can do to stay busy and take time for yourself.

College Students: How to Find That First Apartment
Finding that first apartment can be a chore and a half. Here are a few tips and online resources to help your kid search for an apartment near campus.

Tips for Parents: How to Work With a Kid Who Moved Back
Is there a boomerang kid living at your home? Explore the causes of young adults returning home and how to encourage them to work for a bright future.

What is a Senior Recital?
Every music major has a senior recital before college graduation. It is the big performance of their college career and here's how parents can help.

30th Anniversary Party - A Pearl-Themed 30th Anniversary Party
Celebrating a 30th wedding anniversary? Traditionally, 30th anniversaries are celebrated with pearls, so why not use pearls to inspire an anniversary party at home?

Party Planning: A Pearl-Themed 30th Anniversary Party
Celebrating a 30th wedding anniversary? Be inspired by tradition and design a fun and elegant (or casual) pearl-themed party using these ideas.

30th Anniversary Party - A Pearl-Themed 30th Anniversary Party
Celebrating a 30th wedding anniversary? Traditionally, 30th anniversaries are celebrated with pearls, so why not use pearls to inspire an anniversary party at home?

Party Planning: A Hawaiian Luau to Celebrate a Big Anniversary
Bring the Hawaiian honeymoon home and share the experience at a luau-themed anniversary party. Find tips and ideas for pulling it off in easy style.

Anniversary Party - A Hawaiian Luau to Celebrate a Big Anniversary
A second honeymoon is a lovely way to celebrate a big wedding anniversary, especially when it's a 25th or 30th anniversary. But honeymoons, first or second, are meant to be celebrated privately. If you want to celebrate with friends and family too, why not use that honeymoon destination - Hawaii, perhaps - to inspire an anniversary party at home? In other words, with a Hawaiian luau.

Anniversary Party - A Hawaiian Luau to Celebrate a Big Anniversary
A second honeymoon is a lovely way to celebrate a big wedding anniversary, especially when it's a 25th or 30th anniversary. But honeymoons, first or second, are meant to be celebrated privately. If you want to celebrate with friends and family too, why not use that honeymoon destination - Hawaii, perhaps - to inspire an anniversary party at home? In other words, with a Hawaiian luau.

Anniversary Party - A Hawaiian Luau to Celebrate a Big Anniversary
A second honeymoon is a lovely way to celebrate a big wedding anniversary, especially when it's a 25th or 30th anniversary. But honeymoons, first or second, are meant to be celebrated privately. If you want to celebrate with friends and family too, why not use that honeymoon destination - Hawaii, perhaps - to inspire an anniversary party at home? In other words, with a Hawaiian luau.

Decorations for a Settlers of Catan Party
Board game nights are always popular - and no game draws a more passionate following than Settlers of Catan. Here's how to decorate the table for a Catan party.

Board Game Party: Settlers of Catan Game Night
Settlers of Catan is a popular board game among young adults and it makes a great theme for a party! Get easy, DIY ideas for making the most of this theme.

Food Ideas for a Settlers of Catan Party
Hosting a Settlers of Catan party? Try serving a dill dip with a forest of broccoli florets, lamb meatballs and other Catan-centric snacks.

Settlers of Catan Cookies
Need sweets to complete that Settlers of Catan party? These Catan-inspired cookies are just the ticket.

College 101: Understand the Quarter System or Trimester
The quarter system is used by some colleges to schedule classes into three periods throughout the year. Here is what you can expect with trimesters.

5 Great Gift Ideas for Harry Potter Fans
Harry Potter is popular among teens and young adults and if you have a Hogwarts fan on your gift list, check out these fun gift ideas.

Moving Out of the Dorms and Finding Summer Storage
College kids collect stuff. When it's time to move out of the dorm for the summer, it needs to be stored. Explore 3 convenient storage options near campus.

Parents and Wedding Costs: The Traditional Breakdown
In traditional wedding planning, the bride's parents paid for most of the expenses. This is quickly changing, but here is how those costs were split.

DIY College Gear: Make Your Own Stadium Seat
Create your own stadium seat with this easy craft project that requires little to no sewing. It's perfect for cheering on the team and is a fun gift!

Make your own stadium seats
Crafts: Much as you love watching your kid play, sitting in the bleachers can be hard on the backside. Here's how to make your own DIY stadium seat.

New Year's Resolutions for Parents of Young Adults
Make these resolutions in 2016 and watch your relationship with your young adult greatly improve.

The Music College Major: Which Degree is Best for You?
Music majors have many decisions to make. The college important, as are the music degrees they offer. Learn the difference between a BA, BM and BS degree.

Fraternity and Sorority Life: The Dark Side of Going Greek
Should your child join a fraternity or sorority at college? It can be a great experience, but there are things that you should discuss before they pledge.

5 Great Books for Parents of College Kids and Young Adults
All parents need sound advice, even when their kids have moved off and started their own lives. Find five great parenting books for this transition.

Anniversary Party - A Las Vegas-Style Anniversary Party
What happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas? Well, not if you met there, married there or honeymooned in that dazzling desert city. So celebrate your big anniversary with a Las Vegas-style anniversary party.

Anniversary Party - A Las Vegas-Style Anniversary Party
What happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas? Well, not if you met there, married there or honeymooned in that dazzling desert city. So celebrate your big anniversary with a Las Vegas-style anniversary party.

Anniversary Party - A Las Vegas-Style Anniversary Party
What happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas? Well, not if you met there, married there or honeymooned in that dazzling desert city. So celebrate your big anniversary with a Las Vegas-style anniversary party.

How to Throw a Las Vegas-Style Anniversary Party
Did you get married in Las Vegas? Share that experience at your anniversary party by bringing the Vegas strip home with these fun party ideas.

Anniversary Party - A Las Vegas-Style Anniversary Party
What happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas? Well, not if you met there, married there or honeymooned in that dazzling desert city. So celebrate your big anniversary with a Las Vegas-style anniversary party.

Harry Potter Party: Quidditch Rules and Game Play
Quidditch is the broomball game of Harry Potter and is played on college campuses. It also makes a fun game for a party and here's how to play it.

Top 10 College Headlines and News Stories in 2011
Revisit the biggest headlines of 2011 that affected college campuses and became the hot topic of dorm and family dinner tables, Facebook and Twitter.

2011's Top College News Stories: Fuzzy Law School Statistics
2011's Top College News Stories: After all the talk of law school remorse and suspicions about skewed statistics, it turns out that at least some of those suspicions were correct.

Top 10 College Headlines and News Stories in 2011
Top 10 Stories in 2011: These college stories splashed across headlines in 2011, and became the hot topic of dorm and family dinner tables, Facebook and Twitter.

2011's Top College News Stories: The Japanese Earthquake & Tsunami
2011's Top College News Stories: The devastating earthquake and tsunami that slammed Japan last winter had an impact on college students from around the world.

Occupy College, Pepper Spray and Other Top College Stories for 2011
Top 10 College Headlines in 2011: As the Occupy Wall Street protests moved to college campuses, campus police resorted to extreme tactics, including beatings and pepper spray.

2011's Top College News Stories: Hurricane Hoopla
2011's Top College News Stories: Fears over Hurricane Irene impact frosh move-in days.

2011's Top College News Stories: Nation's First Vegan Cafeteria
2011's Top College News Stories: Vegan cuisine is not something one normally associates with Texas, and especially not with colleges students at the University of North Texas.

Sports Concussion Fears and Other Top College Stories for 2011
Top 10 College Headlines in 2011: Awareness of the dangers surrounding youth sports concussions soared, and with it, so did fears - and lawsuits.

2011's Top College News Stories: Deadly Hazing at FAMU
Top 10 College Headlines in 2011: Despite university officials' efforts to halt hazing among student groups, cases continue to emerge, including a deadly one at Florida A&M.

2011's Top College News Stories: Scotland University Tuition
Top 10 College Headlines in 2011: In a strange turn of events, Scotland's St. Andrews plans to start charging tuition. But only to some people.

2011's Top College News Stories: Out-of-State Apps Get the Edge
2011's Top College News Stories: The rumors are true. When it comes to intensely competitive college admissions in an economically-ravaged land, out-of-state apps have an edge.

When Can You Redecorate After the Kids Go To College?
Redecorating when the college kid moves out? One of the benefits of an empty nest is all that extra room, but when is it okay to claim it as your own?