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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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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
Tell Me More About UC-Berkeley
Dec 21, 2017 11:30 pm
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Many schools are compared to Harvard, among them the University of California-Berkeley (UC-Berkeley), fondly known as, “Cal.” The first institution of... More
Denied College Admission? Should You Appeal?
Dec 8, 2017 8:39 am
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Paul was denied admission to a private college that he, his parents, and high school counselor all had agreed matched his interests and academic profile. The question... More
Why Our College? – How to Tackle the Toughest College Essay
Nov 22, 2017 10:41 am
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In October of 2016 President Barrack Obama issued a proclamation deeming November National College Application Month He might have been dealing with one application... More
3 Great Ways to Showcase Your Strengths on College Applications!
Oct 19, 2017 9:20 am
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Gone are the days when you had to rely solely on great essays and interviews to showcase your many talents and strengths! Colleges are making it easier for students... More
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