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Author: Nadyja Von Ebers

Nadyja von Ebers holds an MA in English from DePaul University and has been an English instructor at the high school and college levels for the last eleven years. She has extensive experience teaching preparation for various AP exams as well as the ACT, SAT, and GED. Nadyja loves helping students reach their maximum potential and thrives in both literal and virtual classrooms. When she's not teaching, she enjoys reading and writing for pleasure and loves spending time in or near the ocean.

Nadyja Von Ebers

Should I Do Work Study? Take the Quiz

If you’re reading this, that probably means you’ve received work-study funding. Congratulations! Now you have to decide if taking a work-study position is the best option for you right now. It can be difficult to determine how much time in your schedule you’ll actually have to commit to working because college itself is rigorous. So […]

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Should I Graduate Early? Take the Quiz

For any number of reasons, you may be thinking about graduating early. Maybe you want to start taking college classes. Or maybe you have a job lined up to save money for college. Or maybe you’re just suffering a good old-fashioned case of senioritis, in which case we highly recommend this Senior Year Survival Guide! […]

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APUSH Civil War Quiz – Are You Ready For Test Day?

Your AP US History exam is approaching! How are you feeling about it? Undoubtedly, there are some topics you feel stronger about than others. The Civil War is a central topic on the exam, so we’ve devised an APUSH Civil War quiz so you can get a sense of how well you know this material. […]

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APUSH American Revolution Quiz – Are You Ready For Test Day?

Getting ready for your AP United States History Exam this spring? More than likely, there are some topics you feel stronger about than others. The American Revolution is a central topic on the exam, so we’ve devised an APUSH American Revolution quiz so you can get a sense of how well you know this material. […]

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APUSH Quiz – Are You Ready For Test Day?

Your AP US History Exam is approaching—are you ready? This APUSH quiz tests your knowledge on various subjects on the exam, which will give you a sense of what you need to study. After you take the APUSH quiz, check out the answer key below. We’ve included some elaboration on each answer to help you […]

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How to Get Into Marquette: SAT and ACT Scores, GPA, and More

Marquette University is a private, Jesuit university that is ranked #89 in national universities. Marquette is located walking distance from downtown Milwaukee, a city full of museums, restaurants, music venues, and many other fun and exciting things to do. So if you’re looking for an urban college experience in small-ish and super welcoming city, Marquette […]

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Pepperdine Admissions: The SAT Scores, ACT Scores, and GPA You Need to Get in

Pepperdine University is a private, Christian, research-based college located in Malibu California. Overlooking the Pacific Ocean, I can’t think of a more beautiful place to go to school. While you don’t have to identify as any particular religion to attend Pepperdine, it’s worth mentioning right away that attendance requires religious participation. According to U.S News […]

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DePaul Admissions: The SAT Scores, ACT Scores, and GPA You Need to Get In

DePaul University, located in Chicago, is perfect for anyone looking to live in a truly amazing city. Its central Lincoln Park campus is close to downtown, Lake Michigan, and a million other gems Chicago has to offer. As an alumnus, I may be a teeny bit biased, but I genuinely loved going to school there. […]

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How to Get Into The University of Chicago: SAT and ACT Scores, GPA, and More

If studying rigorous academics on a historical campus (known for its inclusion in the 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition) while living in one of the best cities on earth sounds amazing to you… then The University of Chicago might be for you. The University of Chicago is a highly prestigious, private research university located just a […]

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How to Get Into Vanderbilt: SAT and ACT Scores, GPA, and More

Vanderbilt University, also sometimes affectionately known as “Vandy,” is one of the best colleges in the nation located one of the hippest cities ever, Nashville, Tennessee. Vanderbilt is a highly prestigious, highly selective private research institute known equally for its acclaimed music school and medical center. Currently ranked #15 in national universities, Vanderbilt draws the […]

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