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


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

  • AtlmomAtlmom Registered User Posts: 806 Member
    Thanks for the good question.....I just meant JOIN US....yes whether or not you speak/read latin or spanish probably both fit for most of us. No other joining involved here. We are creating a resource that can be searched for specific areas....

    I did suggest when you move your child in, meet up with a parent and have a cup of coffee....get to know each other a little. There are a pretty amazing group of parents on this site and we are just tapping each other's knowledge.
  • galwaymomgalwaymom Registered User Posts: 405 Member
    We are in college hoops land, with lots of cows, and great ice cream! :)
  • Little MotherLittle Mother Registered User Posts: 1,890 Senior Member
    I work at Boston University's Charles River campus. I've also worked at Wellesley, Simmons, and Harvard, and know about MIT as well. Feel free to PM me with any questions.
  • Pat2323Pat2323 Registered User Posts: 635 Member
    I'll be doing graduate work in Pittsburgh in the fall. PM me for contact info. I should also include surrounding schools like Grove City, IUP, St. Vincent, Seton Hill, Washington & Jefferson, etc.
  • Lost in translatLost in translat Registered User Posts: 394 Member
    I live in Paris, France. Feel free to PM me if your kid is doing an exchange year.
  • allie'smomallie'smom Registered User Posts: 252 Junior Member
    Fifteen minutes away from Providence; 1/2 hour from Stonehill; and an hour from Boston and the western suburb schools (Brandeis,Bentley/Babson) and Worcester. Just PM anytime and would be happy to help with questions/advice/etc.

    Going to be feeling the "empty-nest" syndrome big-time, as D is our first and only. We are fortunate in the fact that we have relatives near her school - one is a 1st cousin of H who is about 20 minutes away and recently found out from MIL that a 2nd cousin of his lives and works only 10 minutes away from the campus. Got to say that this is a big relief - it is hard to let them go.............
  • laxmomlaxmom Registered User Posts: 1,449 Senior Member
    Lehigh, Lafayette, Moravian, Muhlenberg, Cedar Crest, DeSales, Alvernia, Albright, Kutztown and Ursinus.

    OK to PM me.
  • TheOneCurlyFryTheOneCurlyFry Registered User Posts: 2,415 Senior Member
    Can't we make a list of this by area? It'll be easier to look for. Also, is there no one near Oberlin? :(
  • ChedvaChedva Super Moderator Posts: 29,816 Super Moderator
    TheOneCurlyFry, just click on the "Search This Thread" button at the top of the screen, and you can search for your college, or for the state or city your college is in.
  • ja189386ja189386 Registered User Posts: 15 New Member
    I live in the lower Hudson Valley about 40 minutes from Vassar and Marist and about 20 minutes from USMA.
  • ramaswamiramaswami Registered User Posts: 665 Member
    I live in CT, close to Yale and Columbia. Will be glad to help. Have a flexible job so I can really help out. My day job involves helping: clinical psychologist by profession, work for state of CT, you can check me out, etc. But I don't get on CC much. Those interested let me know and I will give you my email, phone etc. Thanks.
  • PharmagalPharmagal Registered User Posts: 1,266 Senior Member
    Parent in NJ.

    Half hour from UMDNJ, Columbia, Stevens Institute of Tech., and NYMed College.

    Hour from Princeton, TCNJ, and Rutgers.
  • JustaMomJustaMom Registered User Posts: 2,602 Senior Member
    This thread is too valuable to be set up this way. Does anyone have the time and/or patience to go through it and sort it as an alphabetical list by school or by region?

  • TheOneCurlyFryTheOneCurlyFry Registered User Posts: 2,415 Senior Member
    This is until post #56. It's ordered alphabetically, but not in alphabetical order. Also, colleges and areas have been lumped together. Also, I haven't included the "will be here at these dates" (which started at Post #56.) I've tried to include all of the additional comments made, too.

    (I have way too much time on my hands. I'm bored.)


    Agnes Scott - Altmom (fairly close), binx
    Atlanta - Atlmom, binx
    Athens - Atlmom (60 min), binx
    Austin - texastaximom (striking distance)
    Atlanta U - Atlmom, binx
    Allentown. PA - Mikksmom


    Boston - Chedva, molliebatmit (grad student), andi
    Baylor med - ejr1
    Baylor - curmudgeon (email)
    Brandeis - andi
    Brown - map (edge of campus)
    Bowdoin - jmmom, MarathonMan88
    Bates - jmmom, MarathonMan88 (wife works at Bates)
    Bangladesh - Karen Colleges


    Colorado College - hsmomstef
    Corpus Christi - texastaximom (striking distance)
    Champlain College - bethievt
    Chapman (in Orange) - jazzymom
    Columbia U. - momof3sons
    Cambridge, MA - molliebatmit, andi
    Cal State Hayward / Cal State University East Bay - mstee
    Colgate - frazzled1
    Cornell - frazzled1
    Colby - jmmom (2 hrs), MarathonMan88 (near)
    Cal State Channel Islands - momof2inca
    Cal Lutheran - momof2inca
    Cedar Crest - Mikksmom, kathiep


    Dallas - curiousmother (can be contacted if someone's stuck at either Dallas airport.)
    DeSales - kathiep
    Duke - katwkittens


    Emory - Atlmom (fairly close), binx
    Eastman (U of Rochester) - Rachacha
    East Bay - mstee
    Elon - katwkittens



    Georgia Tech - Atlmom, binx
    Georgia State U. - Altmom, binx
    Germany - ReneeV (western Germany, very close to Trier and Luxembourg City, within a few hours of Brussels, Maastricht, Frankfurt, and Heidelberg.)


    Houston - texastaximom (striking distance), ejr1
    Hamilton - frazzled1




    Kansas (Wichita) - berurah


    L.A. - jazzymom
    LeMoyne - frazzled1
    Lehigh - Mikksmom, kathiep
    Lafayette - Mikksmom, kathiep


    Miami - latetoschool
    Manhattan - zoosermom
    Manhattan College - momof3sons
    Morehouse - Atlmom, binx
    MA (southereastern) - map
    Marin schools - citygirlsmom
    Muhlenberg - Mikksmom, kathiep
    Moravian - kathiep
    Meredith and Peace - katwkittens


    NC State - katwkittens


    Orange County - jazzymom
    Oglethorpe - Atlmom (fairly close), binx
    Occidental - jazzymom
    Oakland - citygirlsmom


    Philly - SpringfieldMom
    Pepperdine - momof2inca
    PA (Allentown) - Mikksmom



    Rice - ejr1, fireflyscout (45 min)
    Rollins - candance
    Rochester, NY - Rachacha
    Rochester Institute of Technology - Rachacha
    Rhode Island - map


    SMU - curiousmother (few blocks away)
    St. John's University - zoosermom
    St. Michael's - bethievt
    San Jose / San Jose State - mootmom
    Santa Clara / Santa Clara U. - mootmom
    South SF Bay Area - mootmom
    Stanford - mootmom, menloparkmom (one block away), citygirlsmom, calmom (30 min), Erin's Mom
    Stonehill College - Chedva
    SUNY Purchase - momof3sons
    SFA - ejr1
    Stetson - candace
    Swarthmore - SpringfieldMom
    St. Joe's - SpringfieldMom
    SUNY Geneseo - Rachacha
    SUNY Binghamton - Rachacha (not there often)
    Spellman - Atlmom, binx
    San Fransisco - citygirlsmom, calmom, Erin's Mom
    SF State - citygirlsmom, Erin's Mom
    Syracause - frazzled1
    San Diego - ucsd_ucla_dad, jmmom (wintertime), papabear
    San Diego state - ucsd_ucla_dad, jmmom (wintertime), papabear


    Texas (South / Central) - texastaximom
    Texas A&M - fireflyscount (1 hour)


    University of Michigan - hoedown
    UVM - bethievt
    USC - jazzymom
    UCLA - jazzymom, Erin's Mom
    UC Irvine - jazzymom. Erin's Mom, "just"aMom (walking distance)
    UC Santa Cruz - mootmom (slightly far, not out of reach)
    UT med - ejr1
    U of Houston - ejr1, fireflyscout (45 min)
    UCF - candace
    U of Rochester - Rachacha
    U of Winsconsin at Madison - shennie
    UC Berkeley - citygirlsmom, calmom (40 min), mstee
    USF - calmom (20 min)
    UMaine - jmmom
    U New England -jmmom
    U New Hampshire -jmmom (reasonably close)
    U San Diego - ucsd_ucla_dad, jmmom (wintertime), papabear
    UCSD - ucsd_ucla_dad, jmmom (wintertime), Erin's Mom, papabear (very close)
    UCSB - momof2inca
    UNC Chapel Hill - katwkittens
    UNC Greensboro - katwkittens (1.5-2 hrs)


    Villanova - SpringfieldMom


    Washington D.C. - latetoschool
    Wichita, Kansas - berurah
    Wagner College - zoosermom
    Wake Forest - katwkittens (1.5 - 2 hrs)



  • Sage44Sage44 Registered User Posts: 118 Junior Member
    George Mason Univ. (two miles); Marymount College (20 min.); George Washington Univ, Georgetown Univ, American Univ (24 miles, easy commute); McDaniel College (1-1/4 hr, not bad); Univ of Mary Washington (1 hr, older family member lives there)

    PM me for contact info
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