Tag: extracurricular activities

How to Make Your Student Activities Count Whenever You Join

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Making your extracurriculars count is important to college admission. Here’s how to have meaningful experiences with high school student activities. read more

High School Extracurriculars: What Impresses Admission Committees (and What Doesn’t)

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Hoping to impress college admission committees with your extracurriculars? Here’s what they’re looking for and what they don’t want to see on your applications. read more

3 Important Questions to Ask About Student Government

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, Anderson University

Student government is an amazing leadership opportunity in high school and college. Here are the answers to three common questions students ask about it. read more

Top 3 Tips for Finding Extracurricular Activities in High School

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, Northwestern University

Having trouble finding impressive high school extracurriculars? Check out one student's advice to help you think outside the box and find activities you enjoy. read more

Join These Art Clubs to Boost Your High School Résumé

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

If you're planning to apply to art school, these high school clubs will beef up your résumé, strengthen your applications, and impress your future college. read more

The Best High School Clubs for Future Business Majors

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Prospective Accounting major Sydney has some suggestions for high school clubs to join (or start) if you want to go to college for Business. Check them out! read more

Why Model UN Is the Perfect High School Extracurricular

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

What is Model UN, why should you participate, and how can it help prepare you for college? Find all the answers to these questions and more now! read more

Extracurricular Activities in the College Admission Process

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Certified Educational Planner; Co-founder and President, One-Stop College Counseling

Extracurriculars are an important part of your college applications, but you should focus on quality over quantity. Impress colleges with these top tips! read more

The Best College Extracurriculars to Strengthen Your Résumé

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Freelance Writer

Extracurricular activities are a great way to show future employers what you're passionate about. Here are the best extracurriculars for boosting your résumé. read more

How to Boost Your Extracurriculars During COVID-19

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

How can high schoolers participate in extracurricular activities and prepare for college in the middle of a pandemic? Read advice from a real student here! read more