Research As An Undergrad: Getting Involved

Research As An Undergrad: Getting Involved

Reading Time: 4 minutes Research: it’s what earns you the title of PhD. Whether it’s a physicist in the lab, a historian studying ancient texts, or a political scientist running focus groups, research is the cornerstone of both academia and industrial innovation. And...
Why I Chose a Women’s College

Why I Chose a Women’s College

Reading Time: 3 minutes When it comes to choosing your ideal college, there are many factors to take into account. For me, that was an environment that would empower me, help me gain new opportunities, and allow me to succeed academically. One may argue that there are...
Fiercest College Sports Rivalries

Fiercest College Sports Rivalries

Reading Time: 4 minutes All across the country, from sports to academics, there are striking rivalries between universities. With competition that is typically built upon geography and history, check out a few of the most passionate rivalries in college sports:  ...
College Bucket List

College Bucket List

Reading Time: 3 minutes One of the best parts about college is the memories you make outside of the classroom. Four years may seem like a long time, but it will go by in a flash. It’s important to pack a ton of experiences during this time, so that you can make it as...
College Rankings: What They Really Mean

College Rankings: What They Really Mean

Reading Time: 3 minutes From US News to the Princeton Review, there are hundreds of different college rankings based on hundreds of different factors. They all seek to answer the age-old question: is one college better than another? It seems like a clear cut question,...
Tips for Common App Essay Prompt #2

Tips for Common App Essay Prompt #2

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Common App’s Essay Prompt #2 is one we’ve all seen before “The lessons we take from obstacles we encounter can be fundamental to later success. Recount a time when you faced a challenge, setback, or failure. How did it affect you, and what...
Tips for Common App Essay Prompt #3

Tips for Common App Essay Prompt #3

Reading Time: 3 minutes Did you choose to respond to the common app essay prompt #3? We’ve got all the tips you need to write the best essay possible. Common App Essay Prompt #3 Reflect on a time when you questioned or challenged a belief or idea. What prompted...
Tips for the Common App Essay Prompt #1

Tips for the Common App Essay Prompt #1

Reading Time: 3 minutes Common App Essay Prompt 1 Common App Essay Prompt 1 states “Some students have a background, identity, interest, or talent that is so meaningful they believe their application would be incomplete without it. If this sounds like you, then...