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Three Great Education Articles You Might Have Missed this Fall

The school year starts and then BAM. It’s Thanksgiving. How did that happen? If you’re anything like me, I always have this lofty goal of setting aside 30 minutes each day to review industry news and make sure I’m staying up-to-date with the latest and greatest. Does it happen? Not [...]

2017-11-14T09:52:07-04:00November 14th, 2017|Admissions|0 Comments

Using Emotional & Social Intelligence Data to Revolutionize College Admissions

As more students graduate from high school each year, more inevitably apply to college. According to the National Association for College Admission Counseling, “Between the Fall 2014 and Fall 2015 admission cycles, the number of applications from first-time freshmen increased 6 percent.” So what does that increase mean for [...]

2017-10-09T09:43:47-04:00August 17th, 2017|Admissions|0 Comments

A college admissions dean learns something new as his son starts looking at schools

By Valerie Strauss for the Washington Post Ken Anselment is dean of admissions and financial aid at Lawrence University in Appleton, Wis. Now his son is a high school junior and the college search is on, giving him a different admissions experience. Anselment says he is learning something new about [...]

2017-08-16T15:37:23-04:00November 2nd, 2016|Admissions|0 Comments

Rethinking College Admissions

By Frank Bruni for the New York Times Over recent years there’s been a steady escalation of concern about the admissions process at the most revered, selective American colleges. And little by little, those colleges have made tweaks. But I get the thrilling sense that something bigger is about to [...]

2017-08-17T10:03:37-04:00January 19th, 2016|Admissions|0 Comments