Posts by Kelly M. Rawlings

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Coronavirus Cancellations: Is This the Time for a Gap Year?

There has never been in recent history a year like this for high school seniors. World pandemics have little respect...

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Quarantined Teenager Stuck in the House? 8 Things to Do for College Now

What I’ve heard from many of my mom-friends is that no one is actually fearful of the coronavirus itself. But...

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College Recruiting: Big Changes Made By the DOJ and What That Means For You

In mid-December, the National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC) was sued by the Department of Justice (DOJ) for the...

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What is the Elusive Admissions Committee?

If you ever saw the movie “Admission” with Tina Fey, you might have an image in your mind of what...

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How Well Do You Know Your Teen? 21 Questions to Ask the College-Bound Student

We’ve all seen those surveys on social media. You know, the ones where you answer how you THINK the other...