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October 22, 2014

STUDENT BLOG: Building a Relationship With Your Admissions Counselor

It’s October 22nd, do you know who your admissions counselor is?  I will admit I stole that introduction from the 10 O’Clock news’s “Do you know where your children are?”  Obviously you’re in bed, not studying for tomorrow’s math test or stressing over college applications because you have an admissions counselor to help guide you through the process!

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October 16, 2014

I’ve Never “Just Known” Anything

Processed with VSCOcam with f2 preset I’m going to pop your bubble.  Ready?  There is no such thing as your perfect school.  I know this goes against what you may have been hearing since you started learning about college.  I know you probably don’t believe me, especially if you have a dream school.  You’ve been told that when you find the right school you’ll get a feeling and you’ll just know, but I’m here to tell you that there is more than one college for you, where you’ll get a great education and have a memorable experience.  Same thing goes for your first apartment, job or move to a new city.  I think we do ourselves a disservice in searching for just one, solitary option and ruling out the rest instead of focusing on our attitude and readiness to embrace something new.

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