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By John Raftrey And Lori McCormick

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About this blog: We are writing this blog to give practical advice to students and parents, to reflect on issues affecting college admissions, and to provide a platform for a robust community discussion on post-secondary choices. We occasionally f...  (More)

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UC Application Redesign
Jun 6, 2019 9:43 am
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(written by Lori McCormick)

The University of California application is getting a new look! The outdated application is being refreshed and new technologies... More
UC Application Redesign
Jun 6, 2019 9:42 am
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(written by Lori McCormick)

The University of California application is getting a new look! The outdated application is being refreshed and new technologies... More
STEM and the Humanities
May 26, 2019 2:30 pm
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(written by Lori McCormick)

Last week I attended a college counseling conference. Over the course of the week, I visited college campuses and attended a variety... More
College Match
May 15, 2019 3:58 pm
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(Written by Lori McCormick)

I like to use the analogy that applying to college is like dating. Like any relationship, you should complement each other, build... More
College Match
May 15, 2019 3:57 pm
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(Written by Lori McCormick)

I like to use the analogy that applying to college is like dating. Like any relationship, you should complement each other, build... More
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