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Author: Rita Neumann

Rita creates fun, inspiring, and educational resources that introduce students to Magoosh and help them prep for their exams. She earned both her BA and Master of Pacific International Affairs from UC San Diego, where she also studied Spanish, French, and Portuguese. Rita loves education and marketing, just as much as she loves vinyasa yoga and baking chocolate chip cookies.

Rita Neumann

ACT Score Reports

When and how do you get them? And what do they include? If you took your ACT recently, then these questions are probably on your mind. The good news? I have some information to offer you. The bad news? Some of it is fairly vague. Just warning you now. 🙂 When will you get your […]

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Making the Most of Your ACT Study Schedule

The first challenge of studying for the ACT is finding the time and energy to get started. The second challenge? Committing to your study plan. If you haven’t already noticed, high school is a game of time management. And of finding a way to complete all your homework, study for your tests, finish your projects, […]

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Are You Also Taking the ACT? Check Out the Magoosh ACT Blog!

  Are you planning to take both the SAT and ACT exams to bolster your college apps? If so, you’re in good company. More and more students are taking both the SAT and the ACT. In fact, the number of high schoolers taking standardized tests to get into college is at an all time high! […]

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Living with the Uncertainty of College Applications

Remember that moment of excitement-relief-terror you experienced when you submitted your final college application? It didn’t last long. Submitting college apps is a double-edged sword. On the one hand, you no longer have to spend countless hours perfecting personal statements, re-typing extracurriculars, entering numbers into forms, etc. That agony finally reached its end. On the […]

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Holiday Gift Guide: High School Edition

The holidays are here! Time is flying by, especially for all you high school juniors and seniors. With SAT prep, college applications, and final exams, you probably haven’t had much time to shop for gifts…or to think about your own wish list. Luckily, we are here to help! Browse our list of recommended gifts, and […]

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Magoosh Vine!

Magoosh is now on Vine!! Follow Magoosh, like our vines, and share our office shenanigans with your friends. 🙂   Have an idea for a Magoosh vine? Leave it in the comments below!

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Meet Chris!

Recognized in these parts for his SAT Video Fridays, and as one of the authors of Magoosh’s SAT eBooks, Chris Lele is best known around the Magoosh office as both an SAT and a GRE Expert. You probably already know that Chris can solve the most diabolical SAT questions, but do you know his favorite […]

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What to Bring to the SAT

Fear of the unknown is a big cause of pre-SAT stress. But it doesn’t have to be. The SAT is a known entity! Many of us have taken it (multiple times) and we have wisdom to share. So, if you’re stressed because you don’t know what to expect on Saturday, you’re not alone. Let us […]

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Meet Kevin!

You may know Kevin as the guy who writes amazing crossword puzzles to help you learn SAT vocab. Or, you may know him for his honest posts on how hard the SAT really is, and how to make studying for the SAT suck less. If you’re a Magoosh SAT student, Kevin may have even answered […]

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Best Free SAT Vocabulary Resources

SAT vocabulary can be tough. It’s definitely a step above the vocab level that you’re supposed to attain in high school. In fact, the SAT expects you to have a college-level vocabulary in order to get past their critical reading and sentence completion sections. The last thing that you want on a 25-minute SAT section […]

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