Feb
23

Make Your Application Stand Out

Do your transcripts tell the whole story? Do they give admissions officers a complete and accurate perspective of who you are? Can a simple letter grade ever really convey the complex reality of all the hard work that went into the assignments you’ve completed? Can a few pieces of paper ever explain the complex issues and problems that you encountered during your high school years? No? Well, nobody really expects it to. For years educators, advisors, and admissions officers have pointed … [Read more...]

Feb
23

The Dorm Room Don’ts

burning candles in dorm

Residence halls have lots of rules. These rules are there to keep everyone safe and help RA’s and housing officials maintain a safe and clean environment for students. But they’re also hard to keep track of. Seriously, who has the time to read that giant handbook full of policies? Twinkling Fairy/X-Mas/ceiling/whatever you want to call them lights Before you buy these lights, spend four hours detangling them, and waste another three hours artistically hanging them around your dorm … [Read more...]