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“My neighbor tells me that you can’t use contractions in the Personal Essay.” That’s what I heard the other day while Zooming with …

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Readers come to this blog to understand the ins and outs of the college application process. Over last weekend, I had …

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Running errands this morning, I saw students waiting for the bus, groups of teens walking to school and a whole lot …

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We’re surrounded by videos. They’re shared through our phones, built into educational materials and included with social media. So when it comes …

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The Olympics excite and motivate us. Any Olympian knows that it takes careful planning and discipline to succeed. It’s no different for college applicants. …

 

Will college acceptance rates hit record-breaking lows?  Let’s take a look what you need to know as the parent of an aspiring …

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Last week’s snow made the holidays feel very real. During Thanksgiving break, college applicants and their families should relax and unwind. But in the coming …

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It’s a new week, complete with an election and no Early deadlines! If you’re the parent of a senior who’s just submitted, …

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It’s been a week to honor the bold. Last Sunday evening and again the next morning, I rode New Orleans’ historic St. Charles …

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Most of the results are in, and while some college applicants are celebrating, many students, parents and counselors are finding causes for concern. …