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Empowering Students as Social Entrepreneurs

Our children are caring and passionate about helping others. How do we empower them to leverage their social media skills to become social entrepreneurs?

First Trip to China: Master Mandarin Chinese

If you are traveling to China it will behoove you to learn a few key phrases, some numbers and the like. After all, how can you find your way or bargain with a merchant if you can’t speak the language? So, following is a little history of how the language came to be along with a list of phrases/words.

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Empowering Students as Social Entrepreneurs

Our children are caring and passionate about helping others. How do we empower them to leverage their social media skills to become social entrepreneurs?

First Trip to China: Master Mandarin Chinese

If you are traveling to China it will behoove you to learn a few key phrases, some numbers and the like. After all, how can you find your way or bargain with a merchant if you can’t speak the language? So, following is a little history of how the language came to be along with a list of phrases/words.

Meet SCV Intern: Charlotte Tuohy

Meet Smart College Visit Intern: Charlotte Tuohy

CampusChat Recap: Tips for Savvy Interns

Mark Babbitt rocked #CampusChat last night with 9+ fabulous tips for college students seeking internships. Click to read the full transcript.

Parent College Coach Tip #62: Keep Community College in the Equation

If you have a college-bound teen, it’s easy to focus on college—namely the 4-year college. Unless your student isn’t interested in staying close to home, community college probably hasn’t been added to the equation. Why should you even discuss the option? Money!

Parent College Coach Tip #61: Encourage Study Abroad

Studying abroad has a tremendous number of benefits – both personal and...

Parent College Coach Tip #22: With Freedom Comes Responsibility

July 4, 2014 Today is Independence Day and the very nature of the day...

Happy Mother’s Day

“There’s no way to be a perfect mother, but a million ways to be a good one.” -Jill Churchill

Scholarship Mom Tip #121: Scholarship Prep – Get Organized

Do you know where your child’s last report card is? Prepare for the busy scholarship application season by designating a place for honors, awards, report cards, etc. A little organization now will save you a lot of searching later.

Scholarship Mom Tip #120: Scholarship Essay Tip – Have another reader guess the question

Here’s an easy scholarship essay tip to help you be certain you have fully answered the essay question.

Scholarship Mom Tip #57: Earn Points to Win

Many scholarship searchers are curious about “no essay...

FAFSA – What are you waiting for?

Think you’re not eligible for financial aid? Think again! And don’t miss the FAFSA deadline!

SCV 5 Minute Guide to Study Abroad

Did you know there’s more than one way to study abroad? Check out our new 5-Minute Guide to Study Abroad and get started planning your college journey abroad.

5 Survival Tips for Taking Online College Courses

All college students should expect at least one all-online class as part of any degree program. These five tips will help you stay on track even without the personal interaction of a traditional classroom.

SCV 5 Minute Guide to Study Abroad

Did you know there’s more than one way to study abroad? Check out our new 5-Minute Guide to Study Abroad and get started planning your college journey abroad.

First Trip to China? What to know, what to do.

It’s important to know a few key things for your first trip to China. This article outlines things that will help ensure a smooth, positive experience.

Smart Visit Widget Makes Travel to Campus Easy

College visit travel planning just got easier with a Smart Visit Widget. Colleges can travel-enable any web page with Click, Copy, Paste in seconds!