President Spar discusses the challenges of sending kids off to college on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe”

Barnard President Debora Spar appeared on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” alongside Cornell University President David Skorton for a discussion about sending kids off to college for the first time, a rite of passage that can be equally tough on parents as it is on students. In the segment, President Spar notes that today’s parents have a harder time ‘letting go’ of their kids, and she discusses the impact of technology and social media on first-year college students. Watch the video: