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5 Note-Taking Tips for College

5 Note-Taking Tips for College

As you go from high school to college, you'll need to adapt new strategies for success ...
4 Misconceptions in College Admissions

4 Misconceptions in College Admissions

From test score percentiles to celebrity recommendations, we're here to guide you ...
Volunteering for Students

Volunteering for Students

Why volunteering matters and how to go about it ...
5 Apps to Boost Your Productivity

5 Apps to Boost Your Productivity

Online study and time management tools to help students ...
What Is the New Common Application

What Is the New Common Application

The common app is changing! Find out everything you need to know here ...
The Gap Year Argument

The Gap Year Argument

Exploring the value of taking a year off between high school and college ...
How to Use a Semi-Colon

How to Use a Semi-Colon

Often underused, misused, or simply feared, the semi-colon is a versatile punctuation mark that may be employed in two distinct ...
A Guide to Life at Harvard

A Guide to Life at Harvard

We tapped into our staff resources to conjure up a list of things they love/loved about Harvard. Enjoy! ...
Do Extracurriculars Matter in College?

Do Extracurriculars Matter in College?

A former president of the Harvard Lampoon says they do ...
Time Management for the SAT

Time Management for the SAT

The SAT is full of challenges, and certainly one of the biggest is managing your time ...