Meg Speaks to Drexel Students

On Friday, January 19, Meg spent a memorable afternoon teaching a course at Drexel University. The topic of the course was Practicing Emotional Competence. Meg discussed emotional intelligence and the value of understanding what that means to students, especially as they enter the workplace. She presented a number of activities she has developed to help […]

Could The Internet Really Replace College?

“Let’s put it this way: if you can build a $100 billion company by using the Internet to replace the college yearbook–imagine what you can do if you use the Internet to replace college.”  — Robert Tracinski For some time now, I have been talking about the “education bubble” and how it is wobbling about, […]

Attention Deficit Disorder Association (ADDA)

For those of you who are not aware of it, the Attention Deficit Disorder Association (ADDA) is a great organization with which I am involved. As the world’s leading adult ADHD organization, ADDA works diligently in advancing awareness, education and advocacy in the field of ADHD. They provide information, resources and networking opportunities to help […]

Community Mental Health Conference

On Saturday, November 19 in Wilmington, Delaware, I will be presenting a workshop on ADHD and College at the Community Mental Health Conference. Sponsored by The Mental Health Association in Delaware, the tenth annual Community Mental Health Conference will take place at the Doubletree Hotel in downtown Wilmington. This year’s conference theme is “Communities Coming […]

Midtown Men Perform at West Catholic

Did you see Jersey Boys? Do you wish you had? Would you like to see the original cast perform  in Philadelphia? Well, you are in luck. On Saturday, November 4th, you can be part of a private show, enjoy a delicious dinner prepared by Georges Perrier, and meet special guests Joe Piscipo and Big Daddy […]

Bridging the Gap – A Campus Survival Guide

On Wednesday, September 28, 2011 at 9pm EDT, I have been invited to present a webinar entitled, “Bridging the Gap – A Campus Survival Guide”, for the Attention Deficit Disorder Association (ADDA). In our webinar, Dr. Lisa Mimmo Banister and I will discuss the college experience. It can be very overwhelming for all students, but especially […]

Transition 101: High School to College – An Overview

Exciting news! On Wednesday July 20, 2011 at 9pm EST, I have been invited to present a webinar for the Attention Deficit Disorder Association (ADDA). So many elements have changed dramatically in the college application process. Things are very different today than they were just four or five years ago, not to mention back when […]