Tag: college admissions

Why Colleges Want Ambitious and Dynamic Students

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President and Founder of College Connections

The college admission process can be overwhelmingly competitive, so it is essential for students to distinguish themselves and stress their additional activities. read more

An Update on the Supreme Court's Opinion on Affirmative Action

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Magazine Journalism Major, Boston University

The Fisher v. University of Texas case is still being seen before the Supreme Court. Here are some of the latest updates. read more

Affirmative Action Still a Pressing Issue in College Admission

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Magazine Journalism Major, Boston University

An update on the Fisher vs. University of Texas case taking place at the Supreme Court. read more

The Obama Administration Advises Colleges to Consider Race in Admission

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Magazine Journalism Major, Boston University

The Obama Administration released their opinion on college affirmative action in college admission. Learn more about the Fisher vs. University of Texas case. read more

What Kind of College Is Right For You?

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Broadcast Journalism Major, Boston University

There are so many different classifications of colleges. Here, our blogger discusses them all! read more

The Little-Known Organizational Secrets to Finding the Right College

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Day-Timer Spokesperson

The most important part of the college or university selection process is finding the best match. There's a way to increase your odds of making the right choice, and that's by having an organized, detailed college selection process. read more

Race as a Factor in College Acceptance

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Broadcast Journalism Major, Boston University

After a recent case involving two applicants to the University of Texas, our diversity blogger looks at the role of race in the college admission process. read more

Todd Johnson, Founder and President of College Admissions Partners

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Todd Johnson is the founder and president of College Admissions Partners and the author of B.S./M.D. Programs - The Complete Guide: Getting into Medical School from High School. read more

College Admission More Complex than Ever

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Educational Consultant, Pearl Glassman Educational Counseling

Educational consultant Janet Loren explores the changing face of college admissions and what it means for students, parents, and college counselors. read more

Marna Atkin, Independent Consultant at Atkin College Counseling

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Marna Atkin is an independent college consultant at Atkin College Counseling, LLC. She has 30 years of experience as a high school guidance counselor and three years of experience as an independent college consultant. read more