SmartCollegeVisit October 2010 Digest
Oct31

SmartCollegeVisit October 2010 Digest

Each month, an amazing group of students, parents, writers, educators, and consultants appear on SmartCollegeVisit. Though this web site is centered around our passion for helping people get the most from their college visits, we also explore topics that may be of interest to parents (and students) once their teens are enrolled in college.  Today, I want to thank everyone who contributed to our posts during the month of October....

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The 5 Biggest Mistakes in College Admissions Essays
Oct07

The 5 Biggest Mistakes in College Admissions Essays

College admissions essays are important — and different. The following is a guest post by Janson Woodlee, co-founder of Ivy Eyes Editing. Your college admissions essay is probably unlike anything you’ve ever written. What other class or context has demanded you compose a self-actualizing, authentic piece of prose that also subtly “markets” your life experience? The admissions context is unique in this regard, and requires some...

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Takeaway Tweets & Transcript from #CampusChat with Ivy Eyes Editing

How does one learn how to write an attention-grabbing, read-worthy 500-word college admissions essay 140-characters at a time? Simple. Read the transcript from Wednesday's #CampusChat with @IvyEyesEditing  (July 14, 2010).  Our expert guest and co-host, Janson Woodlee, co-founder and managing editor at Ivy Eyes Editing, lead the charge for top-notch writing to get admitted to college, get off waitlists, and win...

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The 5W’s of CampusChat with @IvyEyesEditing
Jul14

The 5W’s of CampusChat with @IvyEyesEditing

 #CampusChat: 9 PM Eastern, 8 PM Central, 7 PM Mountain, 6 PM Pacific on July 14, 2010  WHO - Tonight's guest is Janson Woodlee (follow @IvyEyesEditing), Yale graduate and co-founder/managing editor of Ivy Eyes #CampusChat is hosted by Kelly Queijo, founder of Smart College Visit, Inc. WHAT - #CampusChat on Twitter WHERE - Twitter, What the Hashtag, TweetChat, …other/your...

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