Party Schools

Juniors: Trod The College Sod!

I coined a little phrase back in the Eighties, when I was looking for a concise and memorable way to impress high school students, especially juniors involved in the college process, about the importance of visiting colleges they were considering. Of course, it goes without saying that seniors must visit the colleges they have already ...

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Going to A Top Party School?

Toh-GA! Toh-GA! Toh-GA! Another year. Another Top-10 party school list. Time to dust off that Animal House DVD for another viewing. In my view 99% of colleges are party schools. I can’t quote a source on that opinionated statistic, but I’m probably in the ballpark. Take a quick look at the storied histories of American ...

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Using SuperMatch to Find Colleges With “High Moral Values”

Question: Our son is attending what we thought was a good school. It is a heavy party school with open homosexuality. How can we find a school with high moral values? I often hear complaints about party schools … and not just from parents but even from the students themselves. It seems that on many ...

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We Are. Keg State!

I’m a Penn State graduate. My college career at University Park began during the earliest years of Joe Paterno’s reign as the Nittany Lions’ head football coach. Yeah, that’s how old I am. But hey, the good news: Joe and I are still here! Anyway, probably one of the worst nightmares for any college relations ...

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