Ellise Shafer

Ellise is a lover of creative writing, journalism, and music. She is the Copy Editor of her high school's newsmagazine as well as a cheerleader, and she enjoys being involved in her school and community musicals. With her free time, Ellise heads her own music blog and also writes for London-based website Music Blogged. She loves live music, and one of her favorite things to do is review concerts. She is so excited to join the CollegeXpress writing team and can't wait to share her college-search experiences with others!


How I Started My College Search

With junior year only half way over, I can proudly say I have already narrowed my list of possible colleges down to eight contenders. But, how did I get here?read more