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Q&A with a Harvard Graduate

Q&A with a Harvard Graduate

Want to know what it's like to be a Harvard student? We spoke with a 2005 Harvard grad, our own ...
Common App Supplement Questions

Common App Supplement Questions

And how you can best answer them ...
How to Use Online Educational Tools

How to Use Online Educational Tools

Free online classes are a hot topic in education. Here's how to use them to your advantage! ...
How to Challenge Your Student

How to Challenge Your Student

Helpful hints for turning an interest into a useful talent and a passion ...
How to Choose an Advisor

How to Choose an Advisor

Hoping to pursue an MA or PhD in an academic field? You need to read this first! ...
Video Q&A with an ACT Tutor

Video Q&A with an ACT Tutor

Rich, an ACT tutor who has coached multiple students to a perfect ACT score, shares some advice ...
Study Tips for Algebra

Study Tips for Algebra

We know algebra can be difficult, so we want to share some advice on how to make it easier! From ...
How to Talk to Professors

How to Talk to Professors

In the final installment of this three-part series on adjusting to college, Olivia advises future and current students on how ...
How to Make Friends in College

How to Make Friends in College

Olivia's second post in this three-part series on adjusting to college as a freshman details how she learned to adapt ...
Time Management in College

Time Management in College

One former Signet student's three-part series on beginning college, including time management, extracurriculars and working with esteemed professors ...