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Visiting Colleges in the Time of COVID

Junior and senior high school students have traditionally used Spring Break to tour college campuses. For seniors, this is the time to visit the colleges they have been admitted to, before deciding where to enroll. And Juniors often use Spring Break to explore colleges they are considering applying to in the Fall. It is incredibly…
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Conquering the College Fair

**NOTE: This post has not been updated to reflect the COVID-era virtual college fairs. Because these are so new, with constant adjustments and updates to the format, we cannot yet confidently write a blog about how best to navigate a virtual college fair. Much of the advice below will still apply though!** As a student…
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Dog Days of Summer

So, here it is….August already, smack in the middle of the traditional dog days of summer – the days connected with heat, drought, sudden thunderstorms, lethargy, fever, mad dogs. But, for many, this is also the time of changing moods as students have tired of their summer activities and are ready for their next adventures.…
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