Transferring Colleges Mid-Year
Dec14

Transferring Colleges Mid-Year

You may have strong reasons for considering transferring colleges mid-year after only a single semester, but in many cases there are compelling reasons to wait it out for at least one more term.

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Memorial Day, Voting, and President Kennedy
May30

Memorial Day, Voting, and President Kennedy

Reflections on Memorial Day, what it means to vote, and early influences on politics, even as far back as 1st grade.

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College Application Eve
Dec30

College Application Eve

College Application Eve. What do you do before the clock strikes midnight? This college application checklist can help you get your applications submitted without panic.

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College Roommate Check-up Time
Sep09

College Roommate Check-up Time

Living with a college roommate is a huge adjustment — for BOTH roommates. If you’ve been rooming together just long enough to discover what really irritates you about the other, these tips are for you!

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Why You Need a Resumé in 9th Grade
Jul07

Why You Need a Resumé in 9th Grade

Did you know the need for a resumé begins as early as 9th grade? That’s the best time to start when keeping a record of accomplishments becomes important.

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The Rise of a High School Junior: Course Selection & Personality Type
Mar11

The Rise of a High School Junior: Course Selection & Personality Type

— Any of us working in college admissions or with college-bound teens knows how important course selection is, especially for the junior year of high school. It’s one thing to know it. It’s another to parent your way through the process. Understanding personality types helps.

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