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"In loco parentis"....Do you live near a college?


Replies to: "In loco parentis"....Do you live near a college?

  • apathetic pandaapathetic panda Registered User Posts: 44 Junior Member
    We live 15 minutes from University of California, Santa Cruz. I love the idea of people helping each other out in an emergency. We also have a detached studio if anyone needs to visit their banana slug.
  • Ms. PeonyMs. Peony Registered User Posts: 3 New Member
    I am in Houston and am a retired social worker and mother of one former grad student. I am available for emergencies, help, guidance, talks, occasional coffee. To respect my time limitations, I wish to be available to an only child with little family support, or a student estranged from or without family. Thank you! Ms. Peony
  • themomherethemomhere Registered User Posts: 10 New Member
    I am 45 minutes from University of Michigan-Ann Arbor, University of Michigan-Flint, and the same for Oakland University Rochester, Michigan.
  • rscgradrscgrad Registered User Posts: 27 New Member
    The Ohio State University, Muskingum U, Denison, Capital U, Otterbein, Kent State, University of Akron, Kenyon etc.. are all within a 70 mile drive from our home, however DH is an Attorney in C'bus (not criminal defense, though his firm does have this practice area available). I am an RN. We would be willing to answer questions, be available in a TRUE emergency, etc. plz PM.. TY!
  • svcamomsvcamom Registered User Posts: 138 Junior Member
    I live 5 minutes from San Jose State and the same amount of time to Santa Clara University. UC Santa Cruz is about 30-45 minutes from where I live. Stanford University is about 30 minutes away.
  • newjerseygirl98newjerseygirl98 Registered User Posts: 2,122 Senior Member
    edited September 2016
    My services are now available in Philadelphia! I'm on-campus at La Salle.

    Near: UPenn, Temple, Drexel, St. Joe's, Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia U, Arcadia
    Not too far: Bryn Mawr, Haverford, Swarthmore, Villanova, University of the Arts

    I'm still willing to answer questions about any Northern NJ/NYC schools.
  • GatormamaGatormama Registered User Posts: 688 Member
    About 20 minutes from East Stroudsburg U. in PA. Happy to help.
  • Ege20634Ege20634 Registered User Posts: 85 Junior Member
    St. Mary's College of Maryland

    We live about 15 minutes from this college.
  • Darling3Darling3 Registered User Posts: 25 New Member
    We live right next to George Mason University- ask me anything.
  • Fishnlines29Fishnlines29 Registered User Posts: 1,538 Senior Member
    Any mom's in Paris, France?!
  • cloudysmomcloudysmom Registered User Posts: 625 Member
    I'm about 15 mins from the College of Charleston door to door if anyone has any questions about the area or has an emergency - I'm happy to help! My close friend is the Dept Chair of French Studies there and I have several friends with kids attending, they all love it!

    Also I'm a Realtor, so we have to undergo background checks, no criminal records, maintain high insurance on our cars, etc, usually a pretty safe bunch as we have to put ourselves out there in the community, if that makes any one feel any better, lol.
  • veeheeveehee Registered User Posts: 238 Junior Member
    I'm 5 minutes from Monmouth University in West Long Branch (which is why neither of my children wants to apply to or attend the school!)
  • Emsmom1Emsmom1 Registered User Posts: 750 Member
    This is such a nice idea! I'm near UCLA, USC and Mt St Mary's
  • Fishnlines29Fishnlines29 Registered User Posts: 1,538 Senior Member
    Yes, I think so too! I'm live in NJ and drive for work often between Philadelphia and New York City.
  • chel17chel17 Registered User Posts: 144 Junior Member
    We live in South Bay area (Silicon Valley CA), so near Stanford, Santa Clara, UCB (about an hour away). Happy to help anywhere needed.
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