Tag Archives: College

Effective Time Management Skills for Students

Time Management. It’s one of those phrases you hear a lot when you’re starting to get ready for high school and college. Adults frequently nod their heads in agreement when another mentions the importance of “good time management skills.” Office supply stores capitalize upon the phrase by featuring their school-year planners in colorful displays at the front entrance. And yet,

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School Admission Tips I Learned from Giving College Tours

Hi there! My name is Brittany, and I recently graduated from Muhlenberg College in Allentown, PA. One of my very favorite parts of my time at Muhlenberg was giving college tours as a tour guide for the Admissions Department. I learned lots of important skills from the job, such as walking backwards, recovering gracefully when you trip, and pulling off

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Challenges Equal Opportunities: My Next Semester Abroad in Santiago Chile

As an independent school grad, I understand the necessity of stepping out of the comfort zone. While it may not always be easy, exposing oneself to challenges and new opportunities is part of what makes life worth living. While pursing independent schooling may seem daunting at first, for many it proves to be a more than worthwhile endeavor in the

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