Julie Lythcott-Haims
Julie Lythcott-Haims

Julie Lythcott-Haims is the author of How to Raise an Adult and a former dean at Stanford University.

Getting In
Oct. 9 2015 10:22 AMGetting In: The College EssayHow to present yourself well in your college application.
Getting In
Sept. 18 2015 12:14 PMCan a Bad First Few Years of High School Affect Your College Chances?We answer your questions, and check in with the parents.
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Oct. 1 2015 5:07 PMGetting In: Why Recommendation Letters Matter and “Test Optional” SchoolsThings to consider when asking for a recommendation.
Doublex
July 5 2015 7:54 PMKids of Helicopter Parents Are Sputtering OutRecent studies suggests that kids with overinvolved parents and rigidly structured childhoods suffer psychological blowback in college.