Today’s Hottest College News (September 2, 2014) Reply

MBA, Job Markets, and Useful Tech.

  • Is Your Student Prepared for Life? Read
  • Ranking the Best Online MBA Programs. Read
  • The Best Job Markets for Young College Grads Now. Read
  • 25 Most Useful Websites And Apps For Students That Will Make You Smarter. Read
  • Online Tools that Help Students Gamify Getting into College. Read

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Today’s Hottest Student Life News and Advice (August 20th, 2014) Reply

Apps, Health, and Food.

  • 7 Apps All College Students Need. Read
  • Cause, Prevention of Weight Gain in College. Read
  • Startup launches Classy, a Craigslist-like app for college students. Read
  • 5 Money-Saving Apps for College Students. Read
  • 22 Dorm-Friendly Recipe Ideas for New College Students (or Anyone with a Mini-Fridge and Microwave). Read

For an introduction to back-gateways and a plan-B admissions option, be sure to check out my book.

The Top 5 Stories You Should Read Today (July 16th, 2014) Reply

Some interesting articles regarding standardized testing, admissions, tuition, and student life. 

  • Why Poor Schools Can’t Win at Standardized Testing. Read
  • Acing The College Application Essay. Read
  • Most Expensive College By State Map. Read
  • The 10 Colleges with the Best Career Services. Read
  • Want a Higher GPA in College? Join a Gym. Read

For an introduction to back-gateways and a plan-B admissions option, be sure to check out my book.

The Top 5 Stories You Should Read Today (July 15th, 2014) Reply

Be sure to check out these helpful articles for the upcoming admissions season.

  • 5 Must-Do Tasks for the Summer Before College. Read
  • 3 Reasons To Get Help During The Financial Aid Process. Read
  • Companies That Offer Help With Student Loans Are Often Predatory, Officials Say. Read
  • The Best Advice College Students Never Hear. Read
  • Is Competency-Based Education Finally Becoming Mainstream?. Read

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The Top 5 Stories You Should Read Today (July 3, 2014) Reply

Happy 4th of July weekend! Here are some tips for recent graduates.

  • How to Handle Your First Summer with Student Loans. Read
  • The 2014 Internship Report Infographic. Read
  • Resume For Job Seeker With No Experience. Read
  • I’ve Graduated.. But Don’t Have a Job. Now What? Read
  • What Is Your College Degree Really Worth? Workers Weigh In. Read

The Top 5 Stories You Should Read Today (July 2, 2014) Reply

Some interesting rankings based on tuition, degrees, and online learning. 

  • The Best and Worst States for Online Learning. Read
  • 10 Grad School Degrees Worth the Debt. Read
  • What are the Nation’s Most Expensive Colleges? Read
  • Education Department Updates its Rankings of the Most Costly Colleges. Read
  • The Top Undergrad Biz Feeder Schools. Read

The Top 5 Stories You Should Read Today (July 1, 2014) Reply

Some tips and advice on how best to prepare for the upcoming admissions season.

  • Boost College Applications With a Positive Online Presence. Read
  • These 30 Colleges are Reversing the Rise in Tuition. Read
  • The One Book to Read Before College. Read
  • 5 Pieces of Good News From a College Admissions Application Essay Counselor. Read
  • Didn’t Get a College Acceptance Letter? What to Do Now. Read

The Top 5 Stories You Should Read Today (June 30, 2014) Reply

Here are some tools, tips, and interesting reads to get your week started!

  • 4-year community college degree – good or bad? Read

  • Top 10 mobile applications for students. Read

  • 5 valuable soft skills preferred by college admissions boards. Read

  • Confessions of a grade inflating professor. Read

  • Americans think we have the best colleges. We don’t. Read

The Top 5 Stories You Should Read Today (June 27, 2014) Reply

Advice and news to keep in mind for the upcoming admissions season.

  • Discover Scholarships for Nontraditional Students. Read
  • Hofstra Makes SAT, ACT Optional Starting 2015. Read
  • Summer College Tours: Take This Important Tool With You. Read
  • 5 Classes Every College Student Should Take. Read
  • The Future of Universities: The Digital Degree. Read

The Top 5 Stories You Should Read Today (June 26, 2014) Reply

Some worthwhile articles regarding loans and student debt.

  • Q. and A. About Student Debt. Read
  • The Single Most Important Piece Of Advice For Anyone Who Takes Out a Student Loan. Read
  • 9 Things People Get Wrong About Student Debt. Read
  • The Solution to the Student-Loan ‘Crisis’? Depends on How You Define It. Read
  • New Senate Proposal Allows Bankruptcy Option For Some Student Loans. Read