Tag: extracurriculars

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

How to Start Your Own Blog in High School

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

A blog is a great outlet to express yourself and publish your writing. Here’s how to start your own personal site and how it could benefit your college apps. 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

AAPI Representation and Clubs in College Communities

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Senior Assistant Editor, CollegeXpress

AAPI students are an important part of college campuses, and so is the support they receive. Here's a look at campus diversity, AAPI organizations, and more! read more

10 Great Academic and Professional Groups for Women

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, Anderson University

In honor of Women’s History Month, check out some organizations young women can join in high school and college that support academic and career success. read more

Quick Advice for Taking on Student Leadership Positions

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Taking on leadership positions in high school can be so rewarding for self-growth and your college applications. Here's how to earn them and excel in any role. read more

6 Tips for Safe College Socializing During the Pandemic

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Writer & Editor-in-Chief, Classrooms.com

The pandemic isn't over, and just because we've been safely socializing for a while doesn't mean we don't need a reminder or some new ideas every now and then. read more

How to Start Your Own Great Club in High School

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Joining clubs and getting involved is a big part of high school. But what do you do if the club you want to join isn't offered? Start one yourself! Here's how. read more

National Honor Society: What to Know Before You Join

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

NHS is a great high school activity that involves leadership, service, character, and scholarship. Learn about all the benefits and how you can join here. read more

Important Questions Before You Volunteer, Answered

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

You know volunteering is important, but there are some key questions to ask yourself before you start. Here's what students should ask and know! read more