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BooKs On MondaY: HOW TO RAISE AN ADULT: Break Free of the Overparenting Trap & Prepare Your Kid for Success by Julie Lythcott-Haims

By Leslie Lindsay 

Run, don’t walk to your nearest bookstore and GET THIS BOOK! It’s Malcolm Gladwell meets Paul Tough meets Madeline Levine in a fresh, timely take on raising excellent adults from former Stanford freshmen admissions dean and parent Julie Lythcott-Haims. 1,313 more words

Leslie Lindsay

Read Professor Scherrer’s meditation on college admissions. It is full of his characteristic idealism, his high-minded respect for tradition, his earnest, non-ironic stance toward the world, and his generous spirit toward self-reflective young men.

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Peterson's to Release ACT Prep Guide in March 2016

Peterson’s ACT® Prep Guide: The Ultimate Guide to Mastering the ACT is the latest installment in Peterson’s very successful history of publishing leading ACT test prep. 197 more words

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Trending: Are the SAT & ACT Really Necessary?

Transitions come in all shapes and sizes, and they happen for a variety of reasons. First-grade morphs into high school, Uber has upturned the taxi business, and landlines have lost out to cell phones. 215 more words


How to Ask for a Letter of Recommendation

College admissions season has already started with early decision application deadlines coming up next month.  I’m already getting my first flood of requests for letters of recommendation from students.   753 more words


A Website Created Just For You!

As a high school senior, there’s a lot to keep track of when applying to colleges. In an attempt to make things easier for you, if you request information or apply to PUC, you will be given a personal PUC site that has a wealth of information on it, based upon what you tell us you’re interested in. 160 more words

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Application Denied: The World Has NOT Ended

Waiting for college admissions decisions can be the most exciting and frightening event for a family to experience. I imagine families waiting for weeks anticipating when they will hear from their top choice schools, Penn State, UCLA, University of Florida just to name a few. 929 more words

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