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4 Times ‘Gilmore Girls’ Lorelai Made Rory’s College Career Harder
As long-time superfans of this show, we couldn’t be happier about a new Gilmore Girls! But as college admissions experts, they had us cringing at Lorelai and her attitude surrounding Rory’s college search process. Don’t get us wrong: We love Lorelai! Coffee coffee coffee! But a lot of her choices during Rory’s final Chilton years and how she supports (or doesn’t support) Rory’s decision-making process is a parent’s college search nightmare…
Rank the College Before the Campus Visit
It was simple really. I wanted to get a sense of what my college-bound teen thought about a particular college before we went on the campus visit. So, I came up with a simple question to get him to rank a college before the campus visit.
Find a Hotel Near Campus
It’s easy to find a hotel near campus! Search by either name of the college or university, or enter the name of the city you plan to visit. ...
The Perks of Performing Arts Centers
You may think that university arts centers are only for music and theater majors, but you’d be wrong. They are so much more and performing arts centers can, and should be, an important part of college life.
Thankful for College Visits
Aside from finding the right college fit, a campus visit can lead to helping your teen find the right next steps in life.