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A day in the life of a liberal arts student
A day in the life of a liberal arts student What do you do at a liberal arts college? What does a sample day look
How High Schoolers Can Submit to Literary Magazines (Part 2)
How High Schoolers Can Submit to Literary Magazines (Part 2) Do you write fiction, poetry, or creative nonfiction? Have you ever thought about submitting to
Which Type of Art Should I Study?
If you’re considering art school, you may wonder about the different types of art and how can they translate to career and academic success.
How High Schoolers Can Submit to Literary Magazines (Part 1)
How High Schoolers Can Submit to Literary Magazines (Part 1) Do you write fiction, poetry, or creative nonfiction? Have you ever thought about submitting to
How Many Times Should I Take the SAT/ACT?
Do colleges care how many times I take the SAT or ACT? How many attempts is too many? How can I calculate my goal score?
3 Considerations When Using Artificial Intelligence To Help With Your Writing
With the rise of ChatGPT and other AI services, there are three considerations to think about when using AI to help with your writing.
How to Ask for Teacher Recommendations
Teachers are encouraged to write letters of recommendation for students who ask for them, but how can you ensure that the letter will be good?
How to Write a Resume for College Applications
Some colleges ask for resumes, so having one ready to go is useful. In this article, I discuss how to write a resume for college
Best Math Summer Programs for High Schoolers 2023
Summer programs are back in full swing, and if you really love math, you’re going to love the programs on our 2023 list. For students
How to Make the College Application Process Less Stressful
When it’s time to prepare for college applications, there are a lot of moving parts, so how do you manage the stress that comes with
A Liberal Arts Education Is More Accessible than You Might Think
Are you wondering if the cost of a liberal arts education is out of reach? These schools often carry a high sticker price. However, this
How to Write the Why Major Essay
Many colleges ask for supplemental essays including the Why Major Essay. In short, this essay asks, “What do you want to major in, and why?”