October 5, 2020

Volunteering from Home

You’ve heard about working from home, but what about volunteering? Since college deans named “volunteering” as an important component in this year’s admissions process, you may […]
October 5, 2020

Why you Shouldn’t Sweat the PSAT

If you are in 9th or 10th grade and starting to think about college and higher education, good for you. It is never too early to […]
September 8, 2020

Back to School like a Boss

So you’re going back to school—but with COVID-19 still  creating chaos and uncertainty, it’s truly a unique environment. Which is to say: most of us will […]
September 8, 2020

How to Write a College Essay During Coronavirus

The college personal statement is your chance to stand out, to manifest and humanize yourself against the formulaic backdrop of the Common App. Like many other […]
July 29, 2020

Beat Back to School – 9 Things to Do Before School Starts Up Again

Summer is never long enough. As unappetizing as going back to school may seem, there are a few things you can do to make sure that […]
July 29, 2020

College During Coronavirus

It’s no secret that the Coronavirus pandemic has substantially changed the college process from head to toe. Applications, classes, and admissions are all affected. How to […]
July 3, 2020

Brain Tunes

Can listening to music really make you smarter? The answer is yes. Psychologist Howard Gardner, whose theory on multiple intelligence is widely accepted by academics around […]
May 22, 2020

Best Beach Reads

Do you want to look great on the beach this summer? Here are the top 10 books to bring with you when you head out to […]
May 22, 2020

Staycation 101

Let’s face it, this summer we are all going to need to take some steps to make the vacation more enjoyable. Growing up, 90% of the […]
March 12, 2020

St. Patrick & More: Important Irish Thinkers

Saint Patrick’s Day is coming up! Do you know the history of the holiday? Held on March 17th, the day celebrates the most important patron saint […]
March 12, 2020

An Exploration of Women’s History on the SAT & ACT

March is Women’s History Month, and while it’s these thirty-one days that highlight women’s historical contributions, the SAT and ACT exams highlight them year-round. Each test […]
February 13, 2020

How To Know If A Commuter College Is Right For You

College is one of the major transitions to adulthood, so naturally, it bestows you with increasing amounts of independence. In this vein, one important decision concerns […]