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How Do I Set up a College Interview?

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The importance of demonstrated interest – actions you take that help a college gauge how likely it is that you...

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College Cousins: Wake Forest and U of Richmond

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In this issue, we feature Wake Forest University of Winston-Salem, North Carolina and the University of Richmond, located in Richmond,...

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A Student’s Story: A Tulane Business School Success

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When James Barlia was a high school senior, he had only a few thoughts about what he wanted in a...

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Three Ways to Academically Recover from March Madness

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If you are a junior, this is where it gets real (or, arguably, really tough). APs, SATs, exams. Oh my!...

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10 Steps to Writing a College Essay That Gets Noticed

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The college essay is your personal touch: an opportunity to demonstrate your writing and communications skills, proving your readiness for...

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The Truth About Prepping for the SAT or ACT

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Here are nine truths to keep in mind when prepping for the SAT or ACT. The most important factor in...

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Should I Retake the SAT or ACT?

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Tuesday was the first day of spring, which is great news for most people but perhaps not if you’re a...

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After Class: Student Newspaper

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Most high schools produce a regular student newspaper. They can come out monthly, quarterly, or once a semester. At some...

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Buzzword: Delayed Gratification

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Your high school years represent more than just classes and homework. Just as important as earning your best grades is...

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A Student’s Story: The Importance of the College Visit

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Wyatt Green Williams knows the advantages of attending a small, private high school. For one thing, it’s easy to know...