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Students from big cities adjust to life at CMU

When Farmington Hills senior Alexis Baker came to Central Michigan University as a Multicultural Advancement Scholar, she expected its campus to be more diverse.

“I come from an area that is quite a bit diverse so coming to CMU and seeing the kind of segregation and lack of diversity was a shock,” Baker said. 1,247 more words


Engineering is one of the highest paid degrees you can get — and it’s a popular choice for students who are interested in building and developing products, as well as for those who have a knack for math and science. 919 more words

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My Common App Essay (2015-2016)

After a few e-mail, I was asked to share my common app essay to give a basic idea or ballpark. I won’t say I have the best essay because even now, reading back, there is a lot that I would change or edit. 689 more words


Waiting on Pin and Needles

As you, my dear ones of readers, know, I have a teenage daughter. We reached a new milestone this summer as we piled in the car to visit her top five colleges. 451 more words


Why Should You Consider a Liberal Arts College

When looking at colleges and universities, one problem students most commonly run into is the decision between a Liberal Arts college and a traditional university.  Liberal Arts colleges (LACs) offer a different perspective to post-secondary education and many more students are enrolling into these types of colleges. 333 more words

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Visit Georgia State - Virtually!

We are happy to announce that Georgia State has created a virtual tour for our applicants and prospective students. Thanks to our friends at YouVisit, our guests can now take a virtual guided walking tour complete with rich media, video content and 360-degree panoramic views. 54 more words

How to Choose a College and Why I Chose Rollins College

Shout out to all of my high school seniors that are furiously writing essays, figuring out FAFSA, and choosing schools. I’m a little late on college essays/common app so I figured I wouldn’t do a how-to-write-your-common-app essay post or things regarding that, but let me know and I can do a post on tips and tricks. 1,106 more words

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