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Foster Your Creativity: Advising Beyond the Classroom

Foster Your Creativity: Advising Beyond the Classroom

A veteran college adviser once told me that, “navigating college admissions is like trying to drink water from a fire hose.” While humorous, this statement is very true. There is…

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2015 CNCS September 11th Day of Service and Remembrance

2015 CNCS September 11th Day of Service and Remembrance

September 11 is a day of history, emotion, and reflection for most Americans. This day has also come to symbolize the resilience, kindness, and unity of the American people. The…

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First-Year Adviser Reflection

First-Year Adviser Reflection

By Christine Potts When I arrived at my first day of training for the Pennsylvania College Advising Corps, I remembered what it was like to start as a first year…

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Why the New, Free SAT Practice from Khan Academy and the College Board is a Game Changer for Students

Why the New, Free SAT Practice from Khan Academy and the College Board is a Game Changer for Students

By Nicole Hurd I can remember like it was yesterday. I arrived on a Saturday morning at my rival high school and could feel the pit in my stomach. It…

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