Tackle That Test: 2012-2013

By: Susanna Cerasuolo, M.Ed.   This blog post is for Seniors and Juniors. You will all need to take the ACT or SAT and then (likely) send your best scores …

How To Write The "Why Our College" Essay

By: Susanna Cerasuolo, M.Ed.   You, Seniors, are busy writing college essays, and many of you are realizing that there is one beast in the mix that you have no …

Top Colleges For Journalism

By: Mia Myklebust   The noble profession of journalism has a long history of attracting proponents of the written word and the cold, hard facts.  For as long as humans …

Consider Independent Research [VIDEO]

  With so many students earning stellar grades, getting impressive test scores and building well-rounded resumes, it can be difficult to stand out from the pack if your goal is to …

Why You Should Consider Your Safety School

By: Susanna Cerasuolo, M.Ed.   You should strongly consider your Safety school as a real option, for many good reasons.  No matter what your grades and test scores, somewhere on …

Fall To-Do’s For Parents

By: Susanna Cerasuolo, M.Ed.   Many parents want to be involved in the college application process, and this warrants a conversation about what parents can and should do to help …

An Overview of a College Application

By: Susanna Cerasuolo, M.Ed.   Organizing college apps can be confusing, and often students just want to know what a college application consists of.  Here is a clear breakdown of …