• Test Preparation

    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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    College List Tip: What Are Your Chances?

    by  • September 23, 2012 • Blog, College Admissions, College Lists, Test Preparation, Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    Note: I will be conducting a college admissions workshop titled, “Navigating The College Admissions Journey” in several towns this fall. Please scroll to the bottom of this post to learn more. When you are looking at colleges and trying to decide where you will apply, how you will apply and whether or not you will even get...

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    SAT and ACT Prep

    by  • September 9, 2012 • Blog, College Admissions, Test Preparation • 0 Comments

    I’m sure I don’t need to tell you this by now, but your SAT or ACT scores will play an important role in your college applications. They are just one piece of the admissions puzzle, but they can very often be an important one.If you haven’t registered for your SAT or ACT yet, you...

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    A Conversation About College Part I

    by  • May 5, 2012 • Blog, Campus Visits, College Admissions, Interviews, Making The Most Of College, Setting Goals, Test Preparation • 3 Comments

    Last week, at Sacred Heart Church in Southbury, Connecticut, I conducted a workshop titled, “A Conversation About College.” There were about 35 people in attendance – mostly parents of high school sophomores and juniors –and the event was designed to be an engaging discussion about how to successfully navigate the college application process. The...

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