The Influences of Tour Guides & Weather
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The Influences of Tour Guides & Weather

Believe it or not, although I applied to 17 schools, there were over 30 on my initial list. So how does someone who has almost…

The TP Staff Weighs In: The Craziest Things We’ve Heard During Admissions Season
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The TP Staff Weighs In: The Craziest Things We’ve Heard During Admissions Season

Admissions season is a time of stress and anxiety for everyone. The constant feeling of pressure put on by family, friends and peers is almost…

Naviance: Your Best Frenemy
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Naviance: Your Best Frenemy

Welcome to senior year! Congratulations on making it through three long, stressful, strenuous years! I’m sure you are in the middle of your college application…

The Midwest Is Pretty Too: Top 5 Most Beautiful College Campuses in the Midwest
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The Midwest Is Pretty Too: Top 5 Most Beautiful College Campuses in the Midwest

My friend and fellow writer at The Prospect, Eric Aldieri, posted a list of the top 5 most beautiful college campuses in New England, and I…

Why You Should Consider (Or Completely Rule Out) Going Away For College
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Why You Should Consider (Or Completely Rule Out) Going Away For College

Application season has officially started. August 1st was about two weeks ago, which means you most likely have already created your infamous Common App account….

A Tale of Two Overnights (and How to Prepare for Yours!)
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A Tale of Two Overnights (and How to Prepare for Yours!)

One of the most informative things a college applicant can do in my opinion is overnight (yes, it’s a verb) at a school they are…

12 Awesome Profiles on America’s Best Arts Schools
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12 Awesome Profiles on America’s Best Arts Schools

The choice to attend an arts school can be a very difficult one. You may be constantly hearing from people around you that you just…

An Arbitrary List of the 5 Most Beautiful College Campuses in New England
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An Arbitrary List of the 5 Most Beautiful College Campuses in New England

One factor used by virtually everyone in the formulation of a college list is beauty, or campus aesthetics. I don’t care who you are; everyone…

The Game of Chance: Why Applying to 17 Colleges Isn’t Totally Insane
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The Game of Chance: Why Applying to 17 Colleges Isn’t Totally Insane

We’ve all been given the spiel – the one about how crucial it is to find a school where you’ll be happy, since you’re going…

College Matchmaking for Dummies
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College Matchmaking for Dummies

When you’re applying to school, the first step is the biggest one. Creating a running college list seems like an endless search, because where should I…

Corky St. Clair Teaches You about College Writing Programs
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Corky St. Clair Teaches You about College Writing Programs

So, you wish to enter the world of collegiate writing, eh? Well, that world is huge and therefore must be split into categories. If by the…

Two Birds With One Stone: Dual-Degree and Accelerated Programs
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Two Birds With One Stone: Dual-Degree and Accelerated Programs

What better way to illustrate the expression “two birds with one stone” in an academic setting than combined degree programs, both Bachelor-Master Programs, Bachelor-Doctor of…

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