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The College Decision: It is OK to Feel Scared

April is a time when Seniors all over the country are attempting to make decisions about where to spend their undergraduate years. It is a truly exciting time, but no one can doubt that it is also a time that … Continue reading

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Another WIndow into the Admissions Process

Here is an article that can provide insight for both students and parents about the objective AND ever-so-subjective process of college admissions. The college specifically studied is Lehigh University in Bethlehem, PA which offers wonderful programs, including engineering and business … Continue reading

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The Secrets of the Most Successful College Students

We try to infuse students and their families with this information always. http://www.philly.com/philly/education/20130331_Lehigh_and_the_Fall_Freshman_Class.html

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New SAT Exam Coming Again!

Not surprising that a step like this ultimately would take place; just disappointing that it would take being outdone by ACT to make it happen! http://www.examiner.com/article/the-college-board-explores-plans-for-a-new-sat?fb_action_ids=315180241938316&fb_action_types=og.likes&fb_source=aggregation&fb_aggregation_id=288381481237582 The College Board explores plans for a ‘new’ SAT® The last time the College … Continue reading

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Early Plans for Some of The Ivies!

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895 Admitted Through Early Action

Harvard’s new Early Action statistics are in! http://news.harvard.edu/gazette/story/2012/12/895-admitted-through-early-action/

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Three Ways College Applicants Can Improve Their Online Brands

A helpful and informative read! http://www.usnews.com/education/best-colleges/articles/2012/12/06/3-ways-college-applicants-can-improve-their-online-brands

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A Key Factor in the College Search: Your Learning Style

An informative and helpful read! http://thechoice.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/11/19/college-search-based-on-learning-style/

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Should College Rankings Matter?

An interesting insight into attending an Ivy League vs. a state school. http://www.usatodayeducate.com/staging/index.php/toolbox/should-college-rankings-matter

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Some Smaller Colleges Are Changing Financial Aid Formulas

Due to increasing financial aid needs, some smaller colleges are changing their financial aid formulas which could affect both racial and monetary diversity on campuses. http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/01/education/elite-smaller-colleges-struggle-to-cover-financial-aid.html?emc=tnt&tntemail1=y&_r=1&

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