Tag: life lessons

2 Important Things That High Schools Don't Teach You

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, Northwestern University

There are a lot of lessons students have to learn the hard way. Hopefully this advice for your high school years can make your life a little easier! read more

College Reality Check: Learn This Long Before You Leave

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Senior Assistant Editor & Counselor Communications Coordinator, CollegeXpress

College is a great time, but don't fool yourself into thinking it's going to be this perfect experience. Here's a reality check and advice you need to keep in mind. read more

Top 10 Lessons Learned in the Pandemic Admission Cycle

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Founder and President, College Bound Mentor

There's a lot we've learned about college admission from the pandemic. Here's a look at the top 10 lessons to carry with you from this application cycle. read more

Lessons From Applying to College During a Pandemic

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Student; Creator, The Money Ed Podcast Series

The pandemic altered college admission planning for many students across the country. Here's a look at what one student learned throughout the process in 2020. read more

Important Lessons You Learn in College to Take to the Real World

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Freelance Writer

Transitioning from college to adult life can be difficult for most people. So know that you're not alone and take these lessons with you as a reminder that you can make life what you want it to be--because there's no one way to live your best life! read more

5 College Lessons Learned Outside the Classroom

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Freelance Writer

There are no college classes for character and self-respect. Those things can only be learned with experience, like these five life lessons. read more