Episode 132: Advice For Your Freshman Year

Episode 132: Advice For Your Freshman Year

On today’s podcast, we are joined by Dana Ponsky to discuss the most common challenges that students face and how to overcome them. As a college counselor, she has a lot of experience advising college students and shares with us helpful tips that incoming freshmen can use in order to be successful.

The Inside Scoops on Podcast Episode 115: Managing Family Dynamics During the College Application Process

The Inside Scoops on Podcast Episode 115: Managing Family Dynamics During the College Application Process

On Podcast Episode 115, Moira McCullough met with Norma Greenberg to discuss the trials and tribulations of “Managing Family Dynamics During the College Application Process.” Having worked as a guidance counselor for most of her life, Norma has experience with being the go-to person for many of her students about their complicated family issues and situations.

Roommates 101: A Guide to College Residential Life

Roommates 101: A Guide to College Residential Life

College can be an exciting time where many incoming students are able to start a new chapter in their life. While students will have many opportunities to meet new people and experience the joys of campus life, there are also many unknowns and challenges to navigate.  

The Power of a “Small” Story

The Power of a “Small” Story

A couch. A gazebo. A mouse. Target.

These were the topics of personal application essays that helped the writers earn admission to Stanford, UPenn, UC Berkeley and MIT. These essays contained no lists of accomplishments and no bragging, just good stories that revealed who the students are and what makes them tick.