Rebecca Barer

I am an avid reader, and I devote most of my time to writing and cooking. I also enjoy spending time with friends and family and generally enjoying life. I'm so excited to start at Johns Hopkins University this fall!

Articles

Tips for Better Organization and Study Habits in High School

The best way to stay on top in high school is to stay organized. Here are some tips to improve your study environment and get ahead of the game.read more

How to Narrow Down Your College List

So many colleges, so little time to apply. Consider these tips to narrow down the choices on your college list and decide where you really want to go.read more

How to Figure Out What You Want to Do After High School

Still trying to figure out what it is you want to be "when you grow up"? Check out this guide to help you get on the right track to your dreams.read more

My Experience With IB Exams

If you're in an IB program, you're probably nervous about the IB exam. Read about one of our student writer's experience with her IB tests.read more

Stress Management During College Application Season

Senior year is stressful, with standardized tests, college apps, extracurriculars, and school work. Here are some ways to keep you calm through all of it.read more

Top SAT Do's and Don'ts

If you're preparing to take the SAT, here are a few things you should think about doing (and not doing) before taking the test.read more

Navigating College Search and Application Advice

Everyone has advice for getting into college, but is it all great? Read on for a simple guide on how to get the best college advice.read more

How to Navigate Standardized Testing During the College Application Process

With so many exams, it can be overwhelming trying to figure out standardized tests on your own. Here's a breakdown to help you out!read more

Navigating Your Campus Visits: My Best Advice

Campus visits are one of the most important (and potentially most stressful) parts of applying to college. Here's my best advice for navigating them!read more