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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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Does Applying to More Highly Selective Schools Increase Your Chance of Getting Admitted?
Jun 23, 2022 7:48 am
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My colleagues and I were looking for a statistical explanation to help explain to parents why you do not increase the odds of admission to a more selective school... More
Interview Prep for Grad School
May 25, 2022 6:49 am
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It takes more than grades, recommendations, test scores, essays, and work samples to get into graduate school. Some masters’ programs may invite applicants... More
Master’s in Media Studies and Communications: Five Questions to Ask Yourself
May 10, 2022 5:48 am
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Master’s programs in media studies and communications take different forms depending on your specific interests in journalism, marketing, and social media. Here... More
Managing Student Stress in the Pandemic and Beyond
Feb 28, 2022 6:48 am
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Many students grow up in communities that expect extraordinary achievement both in and out of the classroom. Over the past two years a global pandemic halted student... More
The Pros and Cons of "Going Greek"
Feb 1, 2022 9:39 am
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Have you ever wondered about fraternities and sororities and whether joining one would be a good move? With so many distressing articles appearing in newspapers,... More
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