May 11 2017
I often get approached by parents asking me what I think about a student participating in a very specific activity, sport, or service work. They want to know if that one thing is going to help their child get admitted to college. How about working at a hospital? Doing research? Playing one sport over another? […]
Mar 04 2016
Recently the 10th grade class parents at the school where I work approached me about leading a discussion on the college process.
I didn’t hesitate. I jumped at the opportunity because any chance I have to communicate how the process works in advance of a student’s junior year is hugely beneficial for the student and family. […]
Feb 24 2016
One of my juniors at the school where I work is a budding filmmaker. Everything she does is deliberate in her quest to make a career in filmmaking.
When she needed capital to shoot her first short film last summer, she took a job at the local film institute cleaning up the theater at the end of […]