Back to School

Guest Post by Matt Herman and Justin Baker: The college search process is an exciting journey. College campuses are vibrant places where interesting scholars are busy doing important and fascinating work. To visit these places is to imagine oneself in the future, as “studying this” and “doing that” in a specific place and time. This act…

Gleanings from College Board Conferences

Guest post by former Director of College Counseling Carl Ahlgren: Here are some snapshots of my time attending College Board events. Increasing applications to improve selectivity I had a conversation with an old friend and former VP/Dean at a fine college in Pennsylvania. He now works for one of the many consulting firms that contract…