Getting Your MRS. Degree


Should young women find a husband while still in college?

By now, you may be familiar with the firestorm around Susan A. Patton’s recent advice to female Princeton college students. After attending a professional women’s conference on campus, Ms. Patton –a Princeton alumna-- decided she had an additional message for the women of Princeton University, a message that likely was not covered in the conference. Ms. Patton wants these female college students to start locking down their future husbands now.

Ms. Patton wrote in an editorial published in the Daily Princetonian (which has since been removed from the Web):

“Forget about having it all, or not having it all, leaning in or leaning out — here’s what you really need to know that nobody is telling you... Continue reading: