Tag: twitter

20 Twitter Accounts Every College Counselor Should Follow

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Senior Assistant Editor, Wintergreen Orchard House

When it comes to the worlds of secondary and higher education, Twitter is a particularly effective social media platform. Here's a list of 20 accounts that every counselor should consider following. read more

College Athletics vs. Twitter

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Senior Assistant Editor, Scholarship Manager, Wintergreen Orchard House

One of the big topics in college athletics right now is how Twitter is being used in college athletics. But athletes need to pay attention to what they tweet! read more

Make the Most of Your Last Summer Before College

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Market Research Analyst, Carnegie Communications

The summer before college should be an exciting one. Here are a few things you should do this summer in the midst of all your busyness and anticipation. read more

Building Your Personal Brand Online

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Marketing Intern, Carnegie Communications

The Internet is becoming an increasingly important tool in finding a job. One way to utilize this is by building your personal online brand. read more

An Athlete's Winter Break To-Do List

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Senior Assistant Editor, Scholarship Manager, Wintergreen Orchard House

Who is pumped for winter break? Although you don't have tests to study for or classes to attend, there is some homework that you should think about doing to push yourself further in the athletic recruitment process. Check out these five things to do during the holiday break. And if you're still trying to think of a nice gift to your parents, they might appreciate you taking care of a few of these items: read more

Seven Smart Phone Uses for College Visits

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Founder and President, Smart College Visit, Inc.

Bring your phone along when you visit campus, but remember to silence the ringer during the tour and info session. Instead of talking on the phone, try some of these features to enhance your campus visit experience. read more

How to Help Your Students Polish Their Online Presence

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Senior Assistant Editor, Wintergreen Orchard House

College counselors can help their students use social media to become attractive candidates for admission. read more

Is Social Media Hurting Your College Acceptance Chances?

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Market Research Senior Analyst, Carnegie Communications

There are many things to think about during the application process, but there's something you may overlook--your Facebook page. read more