I've tried imagining the next time in my life I'll knock on somebody's door holding out a bag to collect candy. Frightening enough, the only time I could think of is when my future children go trick-or-treating. Kind of puts life in perspective, doesn't it?
With September in the rearview mirror, seniors now look toward a new round of college application deadlines. Known as the Early Deadlines, these are the last opportunity students can submit applications to some colleges with the promise of an admissions decision much earlier than the traditional date in late March.
There are many dates to keep track of, but using a calendar to lay it out and plan from can go a long way towards making things a little easier.