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Beyond Grades and Test Scores: How Students Stand Out on College Applications

Like a yellow flower that stands out in a field of red flowers, there are ways for you to stand out on college applications college applications
Often, I get asked the question, “how do I make myself stand out in the college process?” This can be a challenge even after the major pieces of the application process: the application, the transcript, standardized test scores, recommendation letters, and the essay. With the exception of the application (because, let’s be honest, demographic information isn’t all that …
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Why Learning a Second Language in High School is So Important

Blue box with four different languages each saying "Hello!" college applications
Because English is a very popular language, American students tend to forget other languages may useful in their present and future life. People from Latin America, Asia, and Europe learn English as their second language at a very early age. They start studying it once they get into primary school. But why don’t people, whose mother …
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