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  • More than $36 million in scholarships earned since 2012
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Were You Deferred Early Action?

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Are You Making Your Kid’s College Application Worse?

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Almost daily, parents ask me how they can help with their student’s college application process. Part of my job is to offer very direct, honest advice – based on more than a decade of experience as an Ivy League admissions officer, and more than a decade as an...

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