Tamar Lilienthal

Tamar Lilienthal is a high school senior from Coral Springs, Florida. Her passion has been writing for as long as she can remember, and she hopes to pursue it as a career. She has written for publications like National Geographic Kids, and she is so excited that she has the opportunity to write for CollegeXpress! Tamar is also a dancer, and she is trained in tap, ballet, jazz, and contemporary. She loves sunny weather and her cockapoo, Bubbles. She plans on taking a gap year and then attending the University of Pennsylvania in fall 2019. 

Articles

15 Ideas for a Fun Night Off (Without Having to Leave Your Dorm!)

Don't have the energy to go out? Here are 15 things you can do to relax and have fun in the comfort of your dorm room.read more

How to Know When Your College List Is Final

Finalizing a list of colleges to apply to is a lot of pressure! Here's how to make sure you end up with a list you're proud of with schools that suit all your needsread more

Common Concerns About Taking a Gap Year...and Why They're Unfounded

Wondering how taking a gap year might affect your college admission or financial aid? A student explains some common gap year concerns and why you shouldn't be worried at all.read more

7 Great Minors to Go With an English Major

Thinking about majoring in English? With the right minor, you could expand your career horizons even more! These are some of the best choices.read more

5 Key Differences Between the SAT and ACT

Wondering which standardized test might be the best fit for you? Check out the five biggest differences between the SAT and ACT.read more

6 Great Schools for Aspiring Dancers

Looking to maximize your dance potential? These are some of the best places to study Dance in college.read more