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By Elizabeth LaScala

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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)

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Is A Post Baccalaureate Program Right for You?
Apr 26, 2018 12:22 pm
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Over the last decade there has been a surge of college students who major in the sciences in the hopes of applying to medical or dental school. To be successful,... More
Thinking Premed? What You Should Be Thinking About
Apr 16, 2018 8:54 pm
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One of my specialty areas is graduate and professional school admissions and I work with many high school and college students who are hoping to one day attend medical,... More
What Exactly Is A “Meaningful” Summer Experience for Your High School Student?
Mar 30, 2018 6:56 am
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On both the Common Application, the University of California application... More
How Well Is Your High School Preparing Your Student for College
Mar 16, 2018 2:34 am
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We live in a state with one of the best and most selective state university systems. Seats in the freshman classes at the University of California (UC) campuses... More
Tell Me More about University of California-Davis!
Feb 5, 2018 1:49 pm
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Welcome to the second in a series of articles about the University of California system. In a deliberate step away from those omnipresent rankings and instead going... More
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