College Tour Tip: Visit 1st Choice School Last
Feb11

College Tour Tip: Visit 1st Choice School Last

A surprising college tour tip is to visit your first choice last. Visit your first-choice school last? Once you think about it, it makes good sense. This way your visits to other schools won’t be as biased. You’ll likely be more open to embracing new ideas. Then, when you do visit your favorite school, you’ll be in a much better place to make an informed, clear judgement about whether or not your first choice is the...

Read More
2010 CampusChat Wrapup
Dec29

2010 CampusChat Wrapup

Since May 5, 2010, CampusChat has been online every Wednesday evening at 9PM Eastern on Twitter. Tonight, we're taking an evening off (December 29, 2010) and will resume on Wednesday, January 5, 2011. Eight months and 34 chats later, CampusChat, we have been fortunate to attract interesting and entertaining featured guests as well as enjoy several open mic nights. From parents seeking answers to authors to subject matter experts,...

Read More
Want to be a Guest on #CampusChat?
Sep26

Want to be a Guest on #CampusChat?

Are you an expert on college admissions, financial aid, college prep, college success or other topics related to college life? Then, maybe you should be on CampusChat!   Each week, a fine group of dedicated moms, dads, college admissions professionals, teens, college students, and higher-ed supporters and business partners set aside an hour for an online chat hosted on Twitter known as¬†CampusChat. Here, they¬†openly share their...

Read More

Koofers on CampusChat – Highlights & Transcript

What were the top three take-aways from #CampusChat with Michael Rihani, co-founder of Koofers, a company that provides academic support materials and planning resources to college students?  Definition of a "koofer" – an old test or study guide (Koofers were once stored in coffers.) Definition of "permanently returned materials" – tests and study guides that have been returned to the students...

Read More