Posts by Kiley Thompson

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Winter College Visits: Why You Should Hit the Road Over Winter and Spring Breaks

Brrrr. It’s cold out there. Just want to hunker down under some blankets and… wait. Nope. It might be winter,...

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‘But You Just Got Home!’: Living With Your Returning College Student

It’s mid-December. All over the country, masses of returning college students are pouring back home, with full laundry bags, and dark...

8 Test Prep Books To Help Improve Your SAT and ACT Scores

Here’s a secret a lot of people seem to have forgotten: Books work. And SAT and ACT test prep books...

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10 Gift Ideas for Your College Student They Actually Want

Updated May 6, 2019 What should you give a graduating senior / almost college student (besides cash?) There are actually...

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Weighted or Unweighted GPA: Don’t Freak Out Over the Numbers

During the college admissions process, you might take a long hard look at your transcript. You might notice the “weighted”...