Wednesday December 11, 2013
Even if all your applications are completed and you've begun the college waiting game, don't get too complacent. The sooner you start going after college scholarship dollars, the better. A good place to start is with these 29 scholarships with January deadlines. Awards range from $200 to $50,000.
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Monday December 9, 2013
If you want to perform in a world class a cappella group as part of your college experience, you don't need to be a member of the famous Whiffenpoofs at Yale (although Yale, of course, is on our list).
Tufts University Beelzebubs
Embajada de EEUU, Buenos Aires
Some of the schools on the list have a long history of successful a cappella performance and competition, while others are relative newcomers. To see who made the cut, check out the article: 15 Top Colleges for Intercollegiate A Cappella
Sunday December 8, 2013
Northeastern is one of the many excellent universities in the Greater Boston area. MIT, Harvard, Boston College, Boston University and many other schools are all nearby. With over 27,000 student, Northeastern certainly is not small, but the university has a healthy 13 to 1 student / faculty ratio and an average class size of 26. The university also has a Division I athletics program that competes in the Colonial Athletic Association.
Photo Credit: Marisa Benjamin
To learn more about the university and see some of the campus sights, check out this Northeastern University photo tour.
If you want to see what it takes to get accepted, these articles can help guide you:
Saturday December 7, 2013
Who has most influenced you? Who is your hero? Who most helped make you who you are today? The questions sound easy enough, and there's a good chance your college interviewer will ask a question like these. As with all common interview questions, however, this one is worth a little thought and planning before you set foot in the interview room. Some influential people are better choices than others, and you want to be prepared with specific details that will allow you to bring your influential person to life for your interviewer. These interview tips on an influential person can help you think through this type of question.