Joe Mondy said he was skeptical when he saw a long lecture on "letting go" scheduled for the parent orientation at his daughter's school, Stonehill College in Massachusetts.
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"My generation, the Baby Boom generation, wants to over-control and manage things," said Mr. Mondy. "You want to make sure everything goes smoothly, familiarize yourself with the college and what it stands for."
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