• Posts Tagged ‘Extracurricular Activities’

    How Applications are Read

    by  • May 18, 2017 • Applications, Blog, College Admissions • 0 Comments

    All too often I hear students talk about their grades and test scores as they hope to gain admission to one of the super-selective colleges. And while strong grades and outstanding test scores are absolutely important aspects of the process, they are far from the only ones. Admissions counselors across the country will read...

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    Courses and Activities – Making Good Choices

    by  • May 11, 2016 • Blog, College Admissions, Extracurricular Activities, Making The Most Of College • 0 Comments

    This time of year, I find myself in conversations about courses and activities for the upcoming year. These are interesting discussions as students and I debate the merit of their options as they try to make decisions that make the most sense for them. My advice to them is that their high school curriculum should...

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