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    Making Sure Your Teacher Recommendations Matter

    by  • April 20, 2017 • Blog, Recommendations • 0 Comments

    One of the most overlooked aspects of the college application process is teacher recommendations. Very typically I hear students say they’ll just pick the teacher who they really like or the teacher who’s known for writing great recommendations. And while it’s nice to have teachers who like you and who are known for writing...

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    Make Sure Your Teacher Recommendations Matter

    by  • May 26, 2015 • Blog, Recommendations • 0 Comments

    One of the most overlooked aspects of the college application process is teacher recommendations. Very typically I hear students say they’ll just pick the teacher who they really like or the teacher who’s known for writing great recommendations though they may have just had that teacher for an elective. And while it’s nice to...

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    The Seven Parts Of A Complete Application

    by  • October 28, 2012 • Blog, College Admissions, College Lists, Essays, Interviews, Recommendations, Resumes, Test Preparation • 1 Comment

    As I start working with a lot of juniors this time of year, we get to talking about the different parts of the application, how to approach them, when they are due and why they matter. Below is the watered down version of what we talk about: 1. Student’s Application– Applications need to be filled...

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