Parents & Families

Does Study Abroad Make a Student More Marketable?

So your UConn student is talking to you about Study Abroad.  She is trying to convince you that a year in Sydney, Australia is just what she needs to further expand her brain, to gain significant understanding of other cultures in this global society that …

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Things Work Out Until They Don’t

When I attended college in the latter half of the previous century, there were no career counselors at my school. My mother was a housekeeper at a hotel, my father, a factory worker; so “career” was not a word that …
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Weathering the Storm

For many of us, this past week has been a test of patience. As my family, and probably many of yours, continues enduring a week of no power, I find myself thinking about years past. I grew up watching Little …
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