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: