The Naked Roommate by Harlan Cohen
For Parents Only: A Parent's Guide to the New College Experience: Calling, Not Calling, Packing, Preparing, Problems, Roommates, ... Matters when Your Child Goes to College

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If your child is starting life
in college, there's a surprise
around every corner...

But that doesn't mean you can't be prepared! The Naked Roommate: For Parents
is a witty and wise guide to everything you need to know about the college
experience. Harlan Cohen, America's most trusted college life expert, delivers
the best advice, facts, stats, tips, and stories from parents, students, and experts
across the country to ensure that you and your child will have an incredible and
meaningful college experience.

The Summer Before

What, when, and how to prepare

The emotional roller coaster

Calling, Texting, and Facebooking

New ways to keep in touch

How much is too much

To A or Not to B

Professors, grades, and actually going to class

When to step in (and when not to)

Paying the Bills

Financial aid tricks and tips

Budgets, books, and the best campus jobs

The First Few Months

Move-in, roommates, and homesickness

What not to do when you're missing them

Keeping Them Safe

Drinking, partying, and other things your kid might not be doing

Knowing your campus support resources

HARLAN COHEN is the author of The Naked Roommate , the
bestselling student guide to college life, and Dad's Pregnant
. His advice column "Help Me, Harlan!" is distributed by
King Features Syndicate. He is a speaker who has visited
more than four hundred college campuses.
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HARLAN COHEN is the New York Times bestselling author of The Naked Roommateand Dad's Pregnant Too. His advice column, "Help Me, Harlan!, " is distributed by King Features Syndicate. Harlan regularly tours high school and college campuses giving presentations to students, professionals, and parents. He lives in Chicago, Illinois.
Published May 1, 2012 by Sourcebooks. 496 pages
Genres: Education & Reference, Parenting & Relationships, Professional & Technical. Non-fiction

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