Celine, our Indiana University Lead Ambassador for College Scoops, provided the student footage for our College Scoops Q&A video for Indiana University!
The Inside Scoops on Podcast Episode 71: Tips for Applying for Scholarships From a First-Gen Student
On the College Scoops Podcast Episode 71: Tips for Applying for Scholarships From a First-Gen Student, Moira McCullough is joined by Guest Justin Yin, to discuss how students can navigate the college admissions process and apply for scholarships. When Yin was applying to college, he had limited resources and did not have a lot of guidance.
When a student starts their college application journey, one of the most important steps they can take includes creating a college list. However, it can be difficult for students to craft a balanced list.
The Inside Scoops on Podcast Episode 106: What Students Should Consider When Taking the ACT/SAT Tests
On Podcast Episode 106, Mike Bergin, the founding President of the Board of Directors of the National Test Prep Association, discusses how to prepare for the standardized tests that many colleges require students take upon applying. Many students fret over whether to take the ACT or the SAT, but the truth is that colleges do not prefer one over the other. Although they emphasize different skills and use different methods, both tests examine relatively the same material; students should take a series of practice tests before making a final decision.
There are many misconceptions about the college admissions process, as well as mistakes that parents can make while trying to support their student. On today’s podcast, we are joined by Beth Pickett, where she explains how parents can help their student find the best fit college.
Whether you are in school or beyond, interviews can be nerve wracking because it can be hard to effectively communicate your skills and experiences under pressure. On today’s podcast, we are joined by Elizabeth Hofmeister, who has worked with countless students and professionals for many years on how to nail an interview.
Mental health has become an increasingly popular topic as stress among high school and college students is at an all time high. While overcoming this obstacle can be difficult, finding a school community that supports your academic and social ventures can be helpful.
The Inside Scoops on Podcast Episode 121: How 8th Graders Can Prepare for High School with Guest Melanie Talesnick
On Podcast Episode 121, Moira McCullough and Guest Melanie Talesnick discuss the transition from 8th grade to high school and how students and parents can navigate the next four years to prepare for college. As a student who is starting high school, it is a whole new ball game compared to middle school. However, remember that you will be okay and you will figure it out. Start this transition by thinking about who you are as a student.
Stella, our San Diego State University Lead Ambassador for College Scoops, provided the student footage for our College Scoops Q&A video for SDSU!