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Class of 2017

One Year Closer to College: Don't Panic, Plan

Patricia Roberts | Posted 09.28.2016 | Education
Patricia Roberts

As national College Savings Month nears its end, it couldn't hurt to quickly check with your state's 529 college savings program, or with a financial advisor, to identify and take advantage of any special incentives, educational sessions or contests that may still be underway.

First Semester College Reflections

Diane Propsner | Posted 03.27.2014 | College
Diane Propsner

Last fall I asked several high school girls why they decided to attend a women's college and shared their reasons in a blog post. For this blog post, I thought it would be fun to re-visit with those students to see how their first semester at college went.

An Open Letter To The Class Of 2017

Celia Islam | Posted 01.23.2014 | Teen
Celia Islam

You still have so much to learn. So learn it. Explore. Enjoy. Live. Most of all, don't be afraid to make mistakes. In just a few years, the classes you're in, the tests you take, and the people you sit with at lunch will all be a distant memory.

Imagine a Community Without FM

Dr. Dustin Swanger | Posted 11.11.2013 | Impact
Dr. Dustin Swanger

As we welcome the incoming class this fall, we recognize that it is Fulton-Montgomery Community College's 50th incoming class. For five decades, FM has been a part of the fabric of the Fulton and Montgomery County Region.

A Welcome to College Parents

Debora Spar | Posted 10.26.2013 | College
Debora Spar

Over the next few weeks, parents across the U.S. will be taking their sons and daughters to college, a momentous event and a turning point that, once ventured upon, can never be reversed.

The Mindset List for the Class of 2017

Mary Quigley | Posted 10.21.2013 | College
Mary Quigley

The three million students who are entering college this month were born mostly in 1995. Unlike their "digital immigrants" parents and professors, they are "digital natives," so many of the 60 points on the list reflect how technology impacts their daily lives.

Why I Chose a Women's College

Diane Propsner | Posted 10.12.2013 | College
Diane Propsner

Although a women's college is not for everyone, I simply can't accept the myth that women's colleges are no longer relevant or that young girls are not interested in attending one.

Harvard And MIT Pre-Frosh Appear To Be In An Online War

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 06.26.2013 | College

The incoming freshman classes of Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, two world-class institutions in the same Boston-sub...