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California College Tour: We Survived the California Adventure!

JUNE 15, 2015 – Now that we have all returned home from our California college tour, students should take time to reflect on their experience. It is helpful to start considering what will be most important to them as an undergraduate. 235 more words

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2015 California College Tour: Day 3

June 2, 2015 – Day 3 started bright and early at 7 AM. We boarded the bus for Loyola Marymount University and after some harrowing traffic, we arrived safely and in good spirits. 357 more words

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That’s the number of steps I took on our two college tours today. Slightly shy of the goal the Vivofit randomly sets. Both colleges (the College of Wooster and Oberlin) were lovely, but as they were the first two on what promises to be a very long process, Thing 2 is reserving judgement.   85 more words


Choosing a College: Teen Perspectives

It’s just past the time that high school seniors have decided on their college, and juniors are looking ahead to applications. It’s nice being able to talk to someone who’s gone through the same process that many juniors will go through. 705 more words

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Great Hearts at Vanderbilt

MAY 19, 2015 – I was recently invited to spend a few days at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee. I thought about providing you with all the statistics you can find on the admissions website, but I know that Great Hearts student/scholar can conduct… 309 more words

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Beloit College

Beloit College (visited 4/15/15)

The students at Beloit were some of the most open, forthcoming, articulate students I’ve met. I was hugely impressed with them and the school as a whole. 1,142 more words

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Lawrence University

Lawrence University (visited 4/17/15)

“Lawrence takes the weirdest, quirkiest, most awkward people and put them all in one place. Go with it,” said one student. 1,222 more words

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