Parents & Family
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bullet College of Education achieves national accreditation | More

bullet New Jersey Health Foundation and The Nicholson Foundation Award $50,000 Innovation Grant to Rowan University professor working to conquer peanut allergies | More

bullet Retired from KPMG, Maginnis takes new role as voluntary Executive-in-Residence with RCB | More

bullet Another big win: Rowan Radio picks up three Hermes Creative Awards | More

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Suggested Reading List for Parents

25 Ways to Make College Pay Off: Advice for Anxious Parents from a Professor Who's Seen It All
Bill Coplin; 2007

133 Ways to Avoid Going Cuckoo When the Kids Fly the Nest: A Parent's Guide for Surviving Empty Nest Syndrome
Lauren Schaffer and Sandy Fleischi Wasserman; 2001

A New Beginning: A Survival Guide for Parents of College Freshmen
Kay Bernard McGarry; 2001

Bringing Home the Laundry: Effective Parenting for College and Beyond
Janis Brody; 2000

Don’t Tell Me What To Do, Just Send Money: The Essential Parenting Guide to the College Years
Helen E. Johnson and Christine Schelhas–Miller; 2003

Empty Nest...Full Heart: The Journey from Home to College
Andrea Van Steenhouse, Ph.D.; 2002

For Parents Only: Tips for Surviving the Journey from Homeroom to Dorm Room
Julia Johnston and Mary Kay Shanley; 2000

How to Survive and Thrive in an Empty Nest
Robert and Jeannette Lauer; 1999

I'll Miss You Too: An Off-to-College Guide for Parents and Students
Margo E. Bane Woodacre and Steffany Bane; 2006

In Addition to Tuition: The Parent’s Survival Guide to Freshman Year of College
Marian Edelman Borden, Mary Anne Burlinson, and Elsie Kearns; 1996

Letting Go: A Parent’s Guide to Understanding the College Years, Fifth Edition
Karen Levin Coburn and Madge Lawrence Treeger; 2009

Let the Journey Begin: A Parent's Monthly Guide to the College Experience
Jacqueline Mackay and Wanda Ingram; 2001

Parents' Guide to College Life
Robin Raskin; 2006

She's Leaving Home: Letting Go as My Daughter Goes to College
Connie Jones; 2002

The Launching Years: Strategies for Parenting from Senior to College Life
Laura Kastner and Jennifer Fugett Wyatt; 2002

When Your Kid Goes to College: A Parent’s Survival Guide You’re On Your Own (But I’m Here if You Need Me)
Marjorie Savage; 2009

You’re On Your Own (But I’m Here if You Need Me)
Carol Barkin; 2000

You're On Your Own (But I'm Here if You Need Me): Mentoring Your Child During the College Years
Marjorie Savage; 2009 (Revised edition)