Posts by Kelly M. Rawlings

COVID College Search: Tours, Student Panels, and Fairs In Your PJs

Before the COVID-19 pandemic, rising high school seniors would likely be spending some time during the summer and fall visiting...

Liar, Liar, Pants on Fire: Cheating in College Admissions

Like any profession, if you work in college admissions long enough you have stories. Given that your target population falls...

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Coronavirus Impact: Why the Class of 2021 Should Be Worried

We all feel for our Class of 2020 seniors right now. They’re missing out on many of the traditional milestones...

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How Ricky Bobby Helped Get a Kid Into College: Calculating Risk With College Essays

I had to chuckle today when Facebook reminded me of my post from 10 years ago. At the time I...

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Coronavirus Impact: What Do You Do If Your College Closes?

One thing is for certain – the COVID-19 pandemic has most certainly left many families in limbo. There are too...