Local Blogs

Doing College
Doing College

By Elizabeth LaScala

E-mail Elizabeth LaScala

About this blog: I post articles to offer timely and substantive college admission guidance on important topics and issues. Originally from New York, I have a B.S. from Hunter College in NYC and advanced professional degrees from the University of...  (More)

Sort by: Most Recent | Most Popular

College Admission and Score Choice: What You Must Know
Dec 28, 2009 3:59 pm
Comments: 0 | Views: 3,560

Hollie took her SAT exam in the spring of her junior year in high school and performed poorly. She prepared over the summer and tested again in the fall of her... More
Parents! Read This if Your Child Is Applying to College
Dec 21, 2009 12:52 pm
Comments: 1 | Views: 2,813

You have no doubt heard of parents who stop working after having a child or reduce their hours at the office to support a teen that is having trouble in high school.... More
You Want to Go to Our College? Prove It!
Dec 14, 2009 12:15 pm
Comments: 1 | Views: 2,897

For many students, applying to college is burdened by an exaggerated emphasis on "getting in." This neglects some basic research that should precede the application... More
Early Applications Surge in College Admission
Dec 6, 2009 9:41 pm
Comments: 0 | Views: 2,836

This is the first in a six-week series of blogs about applying to college by admission advisor Elizabeth LaScala and Teen Wire high school senior Daniel Morizono... More
The College Mystique: An Inside Look at College Advising
Nov 16, 2009 1:14 pm
Comments: 0 | Views: 3,045

The College Mystique: An Inside Look at College Advising
By Elizabeth LaScala, Ph.D.

Applying to college can be one of the most bewildering as well as rewarding... More
<< < 15 16 17 18 19
Page 19 of 19

ARCHIVES

Understanding Early Decision in College Admissions
By Elizabeth LaScala | 1 comment | 2,372 views

New heights for NIMBYs
By Tim Hunt | 32 comments | 1,529 views

Weekly, TV30 to host Pleasanton mayoral, city council candidates' forum
By Gina Channell-Allen | 2 comments | 1,159 views

A Visit from Lulu
By Roz Rogoff | 4 comments | 756 views