He made his grades both semesters!!!!!

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He made his grades both semesters!!!!!
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Wed, 05-04-2011 - 3:50pm

Sent my wild weed off to college with the understanding that if he treated it like he did his senior year of high school and did not make his grades we'd have to pull him out of this college and send him to a cheaper college or community college or worse - to work! HA!

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Registered: 11-18-2008
Wed, 05-04-2011 - 5:21pm
How exciting! Congratulations to your son!
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Wed, 05-04-2011 - 11:46pm

I know you had some big worries about this, and I'm so glad your son rose to the occasion.

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Thu, 05-05-2011 - 7:57am

Many of us here know the fear during the term, and the relief when we learn our our CSs' final grades.

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Registered: 01-05-2005
Thu, 05-05-2011 - 9:51am

His Dad and I are keeping our cool and congrats were definetly passed out, but behind his back we are doing the "happy dance"

that's awesome!

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Registered: 02-14-2000
Thu, 05-05-2011 - 9:56am
Congrats to your ds! Hope we have good news this semester - we should know in a couple weeks. Sure would be a nice change...
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Thu, 05-05-2011 - 10:55am

Congratulations to your son!

We have to do the same thing - well, I do anyway - try to keep my cool.

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Registered: 11-21-2004
Thu, 05-12-2011 - 9:07am

Thanks everyone.

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Registered: 08-06-2009
Tue, 05-24-2011 - 12:18pm
bravo to your boy and your parenting!

I'm more the mom who will raise the bar with every success... or bring up the next goal or puddle in their road I think they should jump :)
is he going to summer school, intern, working?

did he ever bring his girlfriend to your house for that slumber party?
does she share his major?

any plans for a family vacation?
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Registered: 11-21-2004
Tue, 05-24-2011 - 2:08pm

no girlfriends staying here, even for a slumber party and if they're invited to stay, they get their own room.

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Registered: 08-06-2009
Tue, 05-24-2011 - 4:17pm
Online takes good discipline!
You must be proud!
Will he live on campus?
Would he need more than a bike?

My youngest finally gave up his motorcycle when he moved to Texas .I'm encouraging a bike too.