- The Career Playbook: Essential Advice for Today’s Aspiring Young Professional by James M. Citrin. See this website for further details. Jim is the parent of two Wesleyan graduates (2012, 2014). During the 2015-2016 academic year Jim was featured in several Connect@WES on the road programs (Wesleyan events).
- Beyond the University: Why Liberal Education Matters, by Michael S. Roth, President of Wesleyan University and a member of Wesleyan's class of 1978. Learn more about President Roth here.
The IConnected Parent: Staying Close to Your Kids in College (and Beyond) While Letting Them Grow Up, by Barbara K. Hofer and Abigail Sullivan Moore, Free Press, August 2010. Abby Moore presented a webinar discussion and presentation about iConnected to Wesleyan parents in April 2011. Visit Abby's website for more information.
Home Cooking, by Anna Quindlen. This article was published in in the March 2008 issue of Newsweek. The author is a Wesleyan parent of a 2007 graduate.
College of the Overwhelmed: The Campus Mental Health Crisis and What to Do About It, by Richard D. Kadison and Theresa Foy DiGeronimo
Don’t Tell Me What to Do, Just Send Money: The Essential Parenting Guide to the College Years
by Johnson and Schelhas-Miller
Hand-Me-Down Dreams, How Our Families Influence Our Career Paths and How We Can Reclaim Them, by Mary H. Jacobsen, Three Rivers Press, c. 1999
Letting Go: A Parents’ Guide to Understanding
the College Years
by Karen Levin Coburn & Madge Lawrence Treeger, Adler and Adler, c. 1992
Making the Most of College, Students Speak Their Minds, Richard J. Light, Harvard University Press, c. 2001
Millenials Go to College: Strategies for a New Generation on Campus, Neil Howe & William Strauss; must be ordered directly from the authors at www.lifecourse.com/college
The Mother Dance: How Children Change Your Life, by Harriet Lerner
The Parent’s Crash Course in Career Planning, Marcia B. Harris & Sharon L. Jones, Career Dimensions, c. 2008, can be ordered through www.lulu.com