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Summer is Around the Corner

Summer is Around the Corner

Here are some terrific tips on how to make the most of summer, but I would add some time to relax! Quest University Scholars Program at this beautiful campus near Whistler, BC. Several offerings at the Western Washington University campus A few offerings are still open at the University of Washington Cornish College of the […]

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A Day at Seattle University’s Matteo Ricci College

on April 6, 2014 in Admissions Process
A Day at Seattle University’s Matteo Ricci College

I recently attended a counselor information session on the Matteo Ricci program at Seattle University. Matteo Ricci is an experimental college at Seattle University with seminar-based learning, student-driven academics, and smaller classes. Teaching is in the round, facilitating conversation, as students learn how to learn. The program is applicable to multiple careers, with foundation development […]

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Marquette University Update

on March 31, 2014 in Admissions Process
Marquette University Update

Marquette University is a Jesuit university of 8,293 undergraduate students in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and offers a half-tuition scholarship to one student at each Jesuit high school in the US. Students can read more about the mission of the Jesuit universities here. Division I athletics are big at Marquette, with basketball, lacrosse, and soccer drawing top […]

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Summer College Essay Sessions in Seattle

on March 20, 2014 in Admissions Process, Alerts
Summer College Essay Sessions in Seattle

Here are some great suggestions for writing programs this summer to help students get a head start on writing college essays. These excellent programs are filling up fast. Jonathan Shapiro at Northwest Tutoring Anne Mulherkar: youngwritersworkshop@comcast.net Sara Yamasaki offers her Moving Words Writing Clinic

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