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Episode 31: How to be “U-niquely-U” with Guest Dr. Gena Lester


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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, Dr. Gena Lester can provide a holistic perspective on the college admissions process. Tune in to learn how to present your most authentic self to admissions officers!



Key Takeaways:

  • The “U’Niquely U formula”
  • The importance of authenticity in the college admissions process 
  • COVID-19 related application challenges for athletes and performing arts students 
  • EPC Challenge Opportunity
  • EPC Online Academy
    • Video Library
    • Monthly Q&A sessions
    • Online Student Forum
  • The Parent Playbook


Important Resources and Links:


Facebook: @educationprep 

Instagram: @educationprepcenters


Twitter – @edprepcenters

College Admissions Secrets: Your Teen's Unique Game Plan To ACE Their Applications and Get Into Their Dream school


Meet Dr. Gena Lester:


Dr. Gena Lester is a college admissions expert, speaker, and author of College Admissions Secrets: Your Teen’s Unique Game Plan to Ace Their Application and Get Into Their Dream School. She has been guiding families in education and college admissions for over 25 years. Dr. Gena is not only a thought leader in the college admissions space but is mom to 3 college graduates. Her background is both education and psychology-based which allows her to approach the college admissions process from a holistic perspective. She is passionate about helping teens not only find the right college but to discover their true passions, interest, and aptitudes. She is a professional member of IECA, HECA, NACAC. NCAG and TACAC.



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