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Why Seniors Need To Stop Asking 'What If?'

Why Seniors Need To Stop Asking 'What If?'

04.14.2014
I believe it is the second worst thing about the application process, because a rejection can make you doubt yourself, your future and...
How To Win The Scholarship Games

How To Win The Scholarship Games

03.18.2014
At the end of the day, keep your eyes peeled. Don't look down at small scholarships because every little bit definitely helps. Definitely...
Why I Can't Relax About College (Just Yet)

Why I Can't Relax About College (Just Yet)

03.17.2014
While trying to calm me down, my mother called this ordeal the test to become an accountant, and that it's just one of the things that...
What I Wish I Could Change About The College App Process

What I Wish I Could Change About The College App Process

03.11.2014
I also wish schools had a better way to communicate with applicants. Like, calling you or emailing you and telling you the next step in...
Senioritis: Real Or Myth?

Senioritis: Real Or Myth?

03.10.2014
Graduation is right around the corner and this is certainly not the time to mess up all the hard work I have put into school my whole life....
The Moment I Knew I Found The Perfect College For Me

The Moment I Knew I Found The Perfect College For Me

03. 5.2014
After revising and editing the writing supplement with my mentors and clicking submit, I couldn't help but smile at the confirmation page....
Scholarships: The Final Frontier

Scholarships: The Final Frontier

02.19.2014
Now that college applications are over, I'm onto the next critical task: finding money in order to be able to pay for college tuition....
How I Overcame A Bad Case Of Writer's Block

How I Overcame A Bad Case Of Writer's Block

02.14.2014
Now, I can see how competitive the application process is. If I would have spent winter break doing something else rather than college...
The College App Catastrophe I Never Saw Coming

The College App Catastrophe I Never Saw Coming

02.13.2014
January: A new year plus the last round of college applications and finals. As everyone was celebrating a new year, I was comparing last...
What I Learned About Myself From Applying To College

What I Learned About Myself From Applying To College

02.10.2014
After my winter break marathon of eight college applications, I feel as though a huge boulder has been lifted off my back. One thing I...
The One Question About College I Still Need To Answer

The One Question About College I Still Need To Answer

01.16.2014
January 1st was the mark of the New Year, a new beginning; it also marks the end of the college application season (at least for the majority...
The Bright Side Of Getting Rejected

The Bright Side Of Getting Rejected

01.15.2014
There is no need to give up now; I have learned so much from this sometimes stressful period in my life, and I greatly encourage other...
5 Secrets For Surviving The College App Process

5 Secrets For Surviving The College App Process

01. 2.2014
You have made this shadowy pilgrimage through senior year and college admissions brighter and less scary to pass through. Some tips for...
Your 'Dream School' Doesn't Determine Your Worth

Your 'Dream School' Doesn't Determine Your Worth

12.31.2013
December 13, 2013. 5:23 p.m. This was the day I received the best Christmas gift I ever could have wished for.