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Welcome to the New Adulthood

For most of us, moving out of the parental units’ house is the ultimate signifier of adulthood.  So, what’s the threshold defining adulthood for the growing numbers of 25 year olds, who live with their parents (even after moving away for college)? Since 2002, parental co-residence rates have only risen:   And, in 2012:   Related PostsMIT …

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Procrastination or Provocation?

“Waiting for Inspiration”? (AKA the day before the college application deadlines?) Related PostsSchool + New Town = College What is Financial Aid? Guest Post: Cultural Musings Grade Inflation is present and its effects may be more damaging then you think University of California Flagship Cuts Staff

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Applying to College Today Isn’t Like When Your Mom Applied

‘Tis the Season for College Essays, College Applications…and as a special bonus for Fall 2013, Common Application Technical Glitches…. Our latest Creative Marbles video offers tips and perspective to help weather the stress of applying to college. Related PostsMore College Admissions 101 “Why Do You Want to Go To College?” Has New Meaning Living with …