Preparing for College

College Isn't Always Animal House

There have been a disturbing number of campus deaths noted in the news. The majority of these deaths have been related to excessive drinking. One of the main venues where the deaths occur is fraternities and occasionally sororities. Greek life can be perilous.

When a parent considers what lies ahead for their son or daughter, they have to take into consideration the effect that unsupervised freedom will have on their child. To some extent, the kinds of parental limitations or freedoms that were administered at home, especially across the high school years, will likely have some effect on the college student’s behavior on campus.

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