We all know that parents mean well, but well, sometimes they just get in the way. Asked whether parents can hurt their children’s chances of admission at the recent Unigo/Wall Street Journal On Campus program entitled, “Inside the Admissions Office”, Seth Allen of Grinnell quipped Continue Reading...
“I would tell them that the experience made our daughter feel more involved and gave her more responsibility in the process which is part of growing up and learning to make her own decisions. Nothing could be more enjoyable than having her accepted to every school she applied to. When she received her first acceptance she was excited about going to college. When she received her second acceptance she was excited that now she had a choice in colleges. When she was accepted to Michigan she fulfilled a dream and that was priceless.”
— dad of a 2011 graduate