Advice on Choosing an Engineering Major from a College Admissions Expert

Mark gives prospective engineering majors some advice on choosing the right college.

College Admissions Counselor on Campus Culture: Who Are Your Peeps?

Mark speaks from the campus of Colgate University in Hamilton, New York, about the importance of finding a college whose culture will fit with you.

Expert Educational Consultant on the Liberal Arts Versus Professional Training

Mark goes to Ithaca College to talk about the difference between liberal arts colleges and more modern institutions, like Ithaca, that focus more on professional training.

College Admissions Expert on Double Majors at Liberal Arts Schools

Mark lends his expertise to advice on taking double majors at liberal arts colleges: it’s best not to narrow your focus to the details of two separate majors, but to take one major and get the whole picture.

College Admissions Expert Speaks About Early Decision

Mark advises students to consider a college carefully before applying early decision.

Educational Consultant on Bates 5 of 5: A Unique Scheduling Program

Mark talks about Bates College’s 4-4-1 scheduling program.

Educational Consultant on Bates 4 of 5: An Outdoorsman’s College

Mark talks about the outdoor opportunities offered by attending Bates College.

Educational Consultant on Bates 1 of 5: The Senior Thesis / Capstone

Mark visits Bates College to talk about its required senior thesis and capstone projects.

Chinese Say That Williams College Ranks Higher Than Harvard and Princeton

The Chinese are discovering liberal arts colleges…finally. Most Chinese have never heard of Williams, and have little idea about what the liberal arts are all about. But things are changing.

Chinese Students and Beloit College–The Case for A Liberal Arts Education

In researching notable Chinese people who have attended liberal arts colleges in the United States, I came across this honors term project written in 1993 by a student at Beloit College, entitled (appropriately enough Chinese Students and Beloit College. Written by Xinwei Cai, this article is thorough study of Beloit’s history of interaction with China, […]