Average Class Sizes at University of Rochester

I just watched a video that was referred to me by a friend on Facebook. I often ignore these links, but this one clearly had a college theme–and my friend thought it was hilarious.  So I clicked on it. It was hilarious.  And you should watch it for the entertainment value. But you should also […]

5 Ways to Clean Up Your On-Line Profile

Do you regret that picture your friend took at a party a few months back? Are you sorry that you posted that negative comment about one of your teachers? If you are a high school senior, now is the time to clean up your on-line profile.

More College Admissions Offices Are Looking at Facebook Pages Than Ever Before – Time to Clean Up That Profile!

A new study from Kaplan shows that more admissions counselors than ever before are considering social networking sites when reviewing prospective applicants for admission. It may be time to clean up that profile!

Pinterest and College Planning?

How can Pinterest help you in planning for life after high school? Read more to find out.

Be Nice! (Part 2) It All Counts, Even on Facebook

Many colleges these days have Facebook pages that are maintained by admissions departments. So, before you go posting negative things on a college’s Facebook wall, read my thoughts and remember how important it is to be nice in a public forum.

College Student Centers in the Age of Social Media

On a recent tour of colleges and universities in Pennsylvania, I  kept noticing that most of the common spaces on these campuses were relatively quiet.  Obviously, the time of day and the day of the week can make a difference in how many people one observes scurrying through student centers. And yet, one of my […]