Sep 09 2015
Before I moved to Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, I don’t recall ever hearing the term “farmette.” If I had, it didn’t register. But it sure registered with me a few weeks ago when I met a rising high school senior named Savannah who lives in the Southern part of the county with her mom and dad—on […]
Aug 13 2015
“No matter what, I like being who I am. Nothing is going to stand in my way. I am very focused on my schoolwork. I want to do well for myself, and my parents. I want to give them something to be proud of.”
“When I was filling out the form for the PSATs, there wasn’t […]
Apr 28 2015
Passing your driver’s test. Overcoming your fear of heights and riding a roller coaster for the first time. Wanting to be a doctor since you were a little kid. These three topics used to be my three most dreaded essay themes to read about when I worked in college admissions.
If you’re looking for the perfect checklist or step-by-step […]