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College & Empty nest

He’s the boss: Tony Danza performs at Brooklyn College

Featured Event: The actor takes to the stage on Nov. 20. Read more…

Educating boys

ADHD: Psychologist Leonard Sax gives his viewpoints on how the country’s education system has failed boys in the latest edition of his book “Boys Adrift.” Read more…

‘Land of Cards’ Bangladeshi dance opera at Long Island University

Featured Event: Traditional Bangladeshi dance depicts the battle between bold new ideas and strict tradition in this performance at the Kumble Theater on Nov. 12. Read more…

Give your cellphone a time-out!

Teens: Help your kids strike a balance between the virtual world and real life. Read more…

The cure for ‘college application blues’

ADHD: The college application process can be a stressful time for teens and their families. Dr. Yamalis Diaz, clinical associate professor of the Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at NYU Langone’s Child Study Center, weighs in with advice to help kids and the parents who love them. Read more…

Separation anxiety

Teens: Tips to prepare your children — and yourself — so that when they do leave home, they are capable and feel confident. Read more…

Uncover your family’s past

Letter from College: For children, teens, and young adults, being aware of your family’s history is a must. Read more…

Go with the grain

New & Noteworthy: The new Wayfarer Pack from LL Bean combines the company’s legendary sturdy construction with hipster style. Read more…

Staying close when you are far away

Letter from College: As children get older and go off to college, it’s important to maintain open communication and be supportive without being overprotective. Read more…

Triumphing over dyslexia

Healthy Living: Award-winning comedian and actress Whoopi Goldberg discussed her struggles and victories living with dyslexia at Hunter College. Read more…

Super science

Featured Event: High School students can increase their science knowledge at this free two-week course at St. Francis College. Read more…

The ninth inning of parenting

College & Empty nest: With two grown daughters and a son on his way to high school, this mother reflects on how her relationship with her children is changing. Read more…

Make college tours into vacays!

Travel: Turn college tours into vacations, even if you aren’t checking out the universities. Read more…

Turn up for safe partying

Letter from College: Partying is part of the college experience, but being in control of your actions and making smart choices is part of growing up. Read more…

After admittance: How to pick the right college

Letter from College: Get to know your options and understand all the stipulations of your acceptance before saying yes to a particular school. Read more…

A divine alternative

College & Empty nest: At a time when city public schools are under so much criticism and revision, families have found an alternative in Catholic schools. These schools have historically been the ones to reach out to and support communities in need. Read more…
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