What Sets You Apart? (Part 1)

When I about to start high school, I know, that was YEARS ago... we sat in one of the auditoriums at my middle school where high school...

To AP or Not to AP

Now, I'm not going to give you a complete answer because I can't see your course load, what classes you have taken up to this point and...

What is the Ultimate Question?

When I was a freshman in high school, the movie The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy came out. The answer to life was 42 but the ultimate...

Seniors - Plan to Not Regret

If we were sitting down together and you asked me about my college experience and whether I had any regrets about the path I had chosen,...

Extracurriculars - "The Extras"

You will hear teachers, guidance counselors and college advisors tell you that you need "extracurriculars" when applying for college. But...

Thrive in College - Don't Just Survive

What are the things that excite you and scare you the most about going to college? For me, I was so excited about a few different things....

Alternatives to Ironing

Now, I'm not saying you shouldn't learn how to #iron but having an iron in your #dorm is a waste of #space and #time. There are...

Do You Have an Emergency Plan?

The year of 2017 seemed to be filled with so many natural #disasters that have affected the school year. Some of these disasters not only...

Expectations

College planning is stressful and can cause tensions in amongst family and friends. There is excitement and fear. I hope to bring a calm...