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Category: High School Life

Anika Manzoor

15 Tips for Students to Reduce Stress During COVID-19

It’s tough being a student during the time of coronavirus. On top of worrying about loved ones and the state of the world in general and really missing social interactions, like everyone else, you also have the added student stress of worrying about your education and your future. To help you cope and make the […]

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Anika Manzoor

How Students Are Responding to COVID-19

In addition to causing a massive, worldwide public health crisis, COVID-19 has uniquely impacted high school students. With the move to remote learning and the uncertainty around college admissions, it’s hard to find a time when student stress levels have been higher. What’s more, students from marginalized backgrounds are being disproportionately impacted by this crisis. […]

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Nadyja Von Ebers

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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Allyson Evans

Where Should I Volunteer? Take the Quiz

If you’re wondering to yourself, Where Should I Volunteer? You’re in luck—we’ve created a quiz to help you decide! Take the quiz below and then read on to learn how to choose where to volunteer your time. Take the Quiz! Table of Contents Do You Want to Work with People? Are You Passionate about a […]

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Rachel Kapelke-Dale

How to Get into Fordham: SAT and ACT Scores, GPA and More

Dreaming of New York City? Fordham University has you covered. With a main campus in the Bronx, a second at Lincoln Center, and yet another in Westchester, attending the university gives you an opportunity to explore both the college’s and the city’s rich offerings. And its academics are top-notch, as well. Among Fordham’s more unique […]

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Rachel Kapelke-Dale

What Kind of Test Taker Are You? Take the Quiz!

Pop quiz: you’re in your favorite class, scanning your syllabus, and you see that there are going to be two major tests, a midterm and a final. How do you feel? If you’re like a lot of students, chances are that the answer isn’t “Awesome!” and definitely not “Excited!” However, with a little bit of […]

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Rachel Kapelke-Dale

Should You Study Abroad? Take the Quiz

Have you been dreaming about hiking Machu Piccu? Having a coffee under the Eiffel Tower? Visiting the Great Wall of China? Or just want to go somewhere new? Sounds like you’ve been bitten by the study abroad bug. But deciding whether to study abroad is a big choice; after all, we’re talking about packing up […]

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Molly Kiefer

Senior Year Survival Guide | Video Post

Check out this free video for a month-by-month breakdown of everything college-bound students need to know for their senior year of high school!

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Rachel Kapelke-Dale

Perfect ACT Score! How 10 Students Scored a Perfect 36 on the ACT (and more high score stories!)

Aiming for a perfect ACT score on the exam? Our experts will tell you how students from around the country got top ACT scores and their advice for you.

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Rachel Kapelke-Dale

Perfect SAT Score! How 4 Students Scored a Perfect 1600 on the SAT (and more high score stories!)

Getting a perfect 1600 on the SAT takes some serious legwork and strategy. But we’ve done our research and found perfect scorers from around the country. So if you thought it was impossible to get that perfect SAT score, meet students who did just that, and are here to tell you how you can do the same.

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