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Volume 10, Issue 11

Grades: How to Identify Problems and When to Ask for Help

Grades are the most important factors that admissions officers consider when evaluating applications, according to the National Association for College Admission Counseling, so when a student comes home with a bad grade, it’s important to know how to address it.

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Parents: How to Stay Supportive and Sane During the College Admissions Process

Most early decision and early action deadlines have passed, and as we enter the homestretch of the college application process, anxiety will build. Stressed out students can lead to stressed out parents–and that can make for a tense household.

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Dr. Kat’s List: Five Colleges for Future Entrepreneurs

Should entrepreneurs invest in a college education? Many may doubt the need for creative, driven, self-starters to spend time in a classroom when they could be working on entrepreneurial endeavors. However, as we all know, there’s always more to learn and much of that can be gained in the classroom before experiencing it in the real world.

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