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Parent and Family Programs provides the parents and families of our students with resources to help you support your student while they are at Cornell. While each family is unique, our first-year families often need different resources than our returning families. All our families can utilize our resources to support your student or information about emergency notifications if issues arise. Our Transition Time Conversation Series provides important information on topics that families should begin to talk with their student about before and during their time in college. Colleges often have their own language, and our Cornell Vocabulary can assist you in understanding your student’s new language as you help them navigate. You can stay in touch with Cornell through our monthly newsletter and social media.