Select Page
The Mad Dash to May 1

The Mad Dash to May 1

When I worked in admissions, the only thing that got me through countless admitted student events all spring was the countdown to one thing: MAY 1. Now that I’m on the high school side, I don’t have that same feeling …
Is College Really the Best Four Years of Your Life?

Is College Really the Best Four Years of Your Life?

You’ve heard it.  I’ve heard it. Maybe we’ve both even said it. “College is the best four years of your life!”  Lately, I’ve begun to question the validity of this statement, especially since it’s used in broad terms without much …
Finding Your Passion (of the Moment)

Finding Your Passion (of the Moment)

We have recently begun meeting with juniors to discuss their hopes and dreams for college, and I’m finding that their hopes and dreams can change more often than their clothes.  This is to be expected, but it’s interesting to see …
What’s the Deal With Teenagers and Procrastination?

What’s the Deal With Teenagers and Procrastination?

This may sound like the intro to a bad comedy bit, but what’s the deal with teenagers and procrastination?  As a reformed procrastinator myself, I get it.  It’s tough to juggle school demands, a social life, extracurricular activities, and maybe...
Twas the Night Before a Deadline

Twas the Night Before a Deadline

The holiday season is upon us, which means wearing sweaters, attending festive parties, watching cheesy holiday shows and movies, and, the best part, enjoying a winter break!  I know I am looking forward to some time away from school and …