So Your Counselor Wants You to Apply to Only State Schools…

So Your Counselor Wants You to Apply to Only State Schools…

At my California high school, if you go to talk to any of the counselors about college options, they will all say the same thing:…

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

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…

12 Awesome Profiles on America’s Best Arts Schools

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…

The Journey from Bright, Sunny Southern California to the Middle of Nowhere Maine

The Journey from Bright, Sunny Southern California to the Middle of Nowhere Maine

On August 10th, I decided to venture to a place with no lights for the first time in my life to check out the beginning…

August 1st: Happy Common Application Day!

August 1st: Happy Common Application Day!

August 1st marks the start of college application season. Starting this day, first-year and transfer college applicants across the world can simply sign up for…

More Isn’t Always Better (When It Comes to Your College List)

More Isn’t Always Better (When It Comes to Your College List)

One of the biggest application questions a prospective student will have is “How many schools should I apply to?” Unfortunately there’s not a clear cut…

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

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

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…

How I Completely Changed My Mind About Everything…Twice

How I Completely Changed My Mind About Everything…Twice

Feeling alone as you swim through the terrifying waters known as the college admission process? Have no fear! We have five seniors blogging about ups,…

Welcome to Liz’s Lemonade Stand

Welcome to Liz’s Lemonade Stand

Welcome to Liz’s Lemonade Stand, where the lemons of life are twisted into the sweetest lemonade. When the fabulous Lily contacted me about writing for…

Beyond the Rankings: How to REALLY Use US News and Forbes

Beyond the Rankings: How to REALLY Use US News and Forbes

I’ll just say this, ranking schools is like ranking…friends. Don’t do it. It makes no sense to do it. People get hurt. With that in…

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