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May 31, 2018

In State vs. Out of State

by Rachel Coston   Students have a lot of decisions to make when it’s time to pick a college. One of the most important decisions is whether to attend an in-state or out-of-state university. In-state allows you to attend a university in the state that you reside. Out-of-state refers to any university located outside of […]

May 09, 2018

Applying Early for College

by Rachel Coston   Most high school seniors are spending their last year of school having fun and making memories. But it’s important to plan for your future after high school as well. Seniors that plan to attend college the following year might have questions or concerns about applying. When should I apply? What are […]

April 25, 2018

Why You Should Study Abroad

by Rachel Coston   We all hear the same bullet points at college orientation about activities to do and clubs to join. Sometimes study abroad gets mushed in there between drama club and inter-mural soccer, but no one ever pushes it. So study abroad is only for young undergrad students with money to splurge right? […]

April 10, 2018

Advantages to Dorm Life

by Rachel Coston When beginning college there are tons of decisions that need to be made by each student. One of the most important being where you live. Should you choose to live on campus or off campus? This is a big question college students everywhere have to decide. Some universities give students the option […]

April 04, 2018

An Interview with Charanya Uppalapati

Charanya U is a current high school senior who will be attending Virginia Commonwealth University in fall 2018. As a result of her ability to balance academic rigor with extracurricular activities, she was granted guaranteed admission to VCU’s medical program. We briefly spoke with Charanya about how she balanced work and play.*   How did […]

April 04, 2018

Activities that Students can do during High School

by Charanya Uppalapati   Applying to college can be stressful, but with the right preparation, you will have nothing to worry about! Planning out your high school experiences now can keep you on the right track for your future college and career. Whether you are a student or parent, the information below can help reach […]

March 20, 2018

Pick up a book

by Rachel Coston   Reading a good fiction book can transport you to a world where you direct the scenes as the plot develops. When you read a book about dragons you can envision them right before your eyes. You can use your imagination to form characters as you read about them. Reading can be […]