College

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8 Tips for Second Semester Junior Year of High School

It’s second semester junior year, which means you’re officially on the road to college admissions. Pretty soon, you’ll be donning a cap and gown and off…

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This Just In: Your High School GPA Doesn’t Matter

So, here’s some fun (or maybe totally not fun?) news. According to a recent article in USA Today, it seems that many colleges don’t care so much about your GPA when it comes to admissions.

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Life in America: Ten Mistakes to Avoid When At Work

You nailed the interview (we knew you would) and you got the beautiful phone call telling you the job was yours. Now how keep that awesome…

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Why it’s Harder for Asians to Get into Harvard College

The New York Times recently published an op-ed piece, “Is Harvard Unfair to Asian-Americans?” that explores the theory that it’s harder for Asian-Americans to get into…

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The Top 5 U.S. Undergraduate Business Programs

Wharton, Sloan, Stern…Heard of these schools? These are just some of the top MBA programs in the U.S., but they’re not just for MBAs. If you’re primed and ready to hit the ground running, here’s a list of our Top Five U.S. Undergraduate Business Programs.

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3 Ways To Make A College Application Stand Out

Has someone ever told you to “just be yourself?” It feels like the dumbest advice ever, right? Who else are you supposed to be? Don’t worry….

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College Student Activism And Real Impact For Syrian People

Since a photo of a Syrian refugee boy lying dead on a Turkish seashore went viral in September, world powers have finally turned their attention to…

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How To Get Into Top Colleges: From the Admissions Committee at Duke

In an interview with Forbes, Duke University’s Dean of Undergraduate Admissions, Christoph Guttentag, reveals what it takes to get into top colleges in the U.S. He…

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Applying Early Decision: Is it Worth it to be an Early Bird?

About 450 colleges offer students the choice to apply early, but what does it mean? And more importantly, is it worth it? First, let’s break down these early admissions plans.

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How to Beat Low College Acceptance Rates

College acceptance rates are lower than ever. Earlier this month, the New York Times featured the front-page article, Best, Brightest, and Rejected: Elite Colleges Turn Away…

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