We are reaching out to experts in various professions to share their stories on how they got their start and what advice they would give to a student looking to enter that particular field of study. If you are interested in PR and journalism Amy Kossoff Smith has some great advice for you
Many schools are test-optional for the Class of 2021 – now more than ever, the essay and other components of the application will play a larger role in the application process. What do colleges look for in terms of “character” on a college application?
There are ways we can support and help students perform to the best of their abilities in and out of the classroom by modeling good behavior and role-playing. It is hard to get and stay organized or prioritize all the homework and extracurricular activities in a way that does not increase the stress levels.
“What makes my resume different? Will my essay just blend in? How can I stand out?” Every applicant has stressed and obsessed with these questions. Fortunately, Lauren Dana will be joining us today to share her expert writing advice, equipping students to stand out and present their best selves to admissions officers and employers.
Today, author and college admissions expert Dr. Gena Lester will join us to discuss her Online Campus program and the “U-Niquely- U” formula she developed when her daughter was applying to college. As a parent with a background in education and psychology,
The college essay is a daunting task for many seniors in high school with only 650 words to convince an admissions counselor to fall in love with you. How can students make their essays stand out? Hasn’t every topic been written about?
The transition to college is a complicated one, especially as a first-generation college student. There are many factors to consider: the label of “first-generation”, the financial component, the mental health aspect, and more, all on top of the academics.
Julie Kim will join us today to discuss Passion Projects and how she fosters creativity, collaboration, and self-exploration in her students. She will discuss how she aligns students’ personal and academic interests to create tangible projects that resonate with those students. How do get a student out of their shell?
Jenna Shulman will join us today to discuss Online College Webinars and the Virtual College Process. She is a successful college consultant focusing on all aspects of the college process: from financial aid to essay aid. Jenna actively participates in conferences for several college counseling organizations and is accredited with a College Access Counseling Certification