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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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College Tours
Feb 18, 2019 9:26 am
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(Written by Lori McCormick)

With spring break college tour planning underway, parents and students, here are some questions commonly addressed during college... More
Please Apply So We Can Reject You!
Feb 10, 2020 9:30 pm
Comments: 9 | Views: 4,653

This is the time of year when juniors are hit with all kinds of college marketing propaganda. Some of it makes it sound like the school is ready to admit the student.... More
Accepted or Rejected Let's All Be Supportive During Decision Month
Mar 4, 2020 8:41 pm
Comments: 1 | Views: 4,342

Written by John Raftrey

This post is for both students and parents.

For the student:

This is going to be a tough month.
Almost every senior will get a... More
College Openings 2016
May 13, 2016 7:07 am
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If you are having second thoughts about not finishing your college applications last fall, or aren't wildly excited about any of the colleges you were accepted to,... More
National Decision Day
May 1, 2019 9:56 am
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(written by Lori McCormick)

Today is National Decision Day!

What this means is that today is the deadline for high school students to commit to their college.... More
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