As an expert on first year experience, I am often contacted by the media for my
perspective on current issues:

The Other Freshman 15
New Jersey Ledger, August 2013

Studies Find More Students Cheating, With High Achievers No Exception,
New York Times, 2012

"Helping Students Make a Successful Transition from High School to College."
Macaroni Kid New River Valley, March 31, 2011

Guest Columnist, Washington Post Answer Sheet, August 22, 2011
Why Parents Should Leave Their Kids Alone at College

Guest Columnist, Washington Post Answer Sheet, September 2, 2010
“How to help your child adapt to college life.”

“Colleges Don’t Like Senior Slump in High School.” Associated Press, New York,
March 9, 2010

“Study Tips for College Students.” Seventeen Magazine, October 2008

“Some Students Discover College Isn’t for Them.” Times of Trenton, New Jersey,
October 7, 2008 (available in PDF format)

“Some Students Discover College Isn’t for Them.” The Times Picayune, New
Orleans, October 7, 2008 (available in PDF format)

“On Campus Report Capsules: Importance of Friends.” Student Affairs Leader,
Volume 35, Number 18, September 15, 2007.

“Young college freshmen need … air space.” San Diego Union Tribune, August 25,
2007

“Prepare college-bound kids for hard work ahead.” Chicago Tribune, July 15, 2007
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"We turned to
Laurie L. Hazard,
a psychology
professor at Bryant
University in Rhode
Island and a national
expert on helping
students make a
successful transition
from high school to
college.

Hazard says the
summer months are
a critical time for
college prep, and
she offers a
three-part
approach..."

- Chicago Tribune