Posts by Kiley Thompson

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College Board Adversity Score Being Replaced; Old Idea Was ‘Mistake’

In May 2019, the College Board announced plans to create an “adversity score,” a socio-economic number based on fifteen factors...

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Adulting: The Game

I moved my daughter to college last weekend. It was joyous, scary, exciting, and sad all at the same time,...

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How Telemedicine Services Can Help the College Student

As students pack up to head to college, a lot of them are not only leaving their parents and families...

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Dorm Room Appliances: Items to Complete Your Tiny Kitchen Area

We recently shared 73 easy-for-a-student-to-make recipes. But what good is that list without the dorm room appliances you need (or...

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Why I Didn’t Ask My College Student to Sign the FERPA Waiver

My daughter and I just returned from her freshman college orientation. We had a great, informative, jam-packed day and a...