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Campus Living: What Not to Pack When Heading to the Dorms

Before your teen heads off to college, get prepared for the big move-in day with these essential packing and dorm-living tips.

By Stephanie Emma Pfeffer

Moving To Campus: What to Pack, Plus Dorm Arranging Tips
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Mario Wagner

Before your teen stuffs everything into a suitcase, consider these tips from Carl LoConte, hall director at the University of Michigan.

Crib Notes

Sidestep common packing blunders with these recommendations from Carl LoConte.

Creating Space

Make a dorm feel homey and personal with easy, inexpensive suggestions from Wendy Manwarren Generes, owner of e-design firm Wendy James Designs.

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