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College counselors fill role of parent

Help to keep students on graduation track

Sarah Hedges (right), a counselor at The Bottom Line, a nonprofit, helped Francisca Mendes with her college search. Sarah Hedges (right), a counselor at The Bottom Line, a nonprofit, helped Francisca Mendes with her college search. (Globe Staff Photo / Suzanne Kreiter)
By James Vaznis
Globe Staff / December 8, 2008

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Since 19-year-old Roberto Green started his first semester of college in September, the calls and e-mails have come almost weekly. Just checking in to see how he's doing, how classes are going, whether he's running into any roadblocks. (Full article: 1289 words)

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