“Strong people don’t put others down… They lift them up.” – Michael P. Watson As a senior, I have the wonderful privilege of stressing 24/7 about my college applications. I get to constantly worry about what the decisions will be when they come out in March. I get to doubt my life as I try …

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Allow me to make an educated guess. You are stressed. You have been swamped with homework and endless assignments. You constantly question why you elected to take that extra AP or honors course. You are sleep deprived and, as every year passes, you put less time towards your social life and more towards academia. And …

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Dear World, It has been approximately 90 days since the start of senior year. As I am writing college essays and submitting my first few applications, I have learned some noteworthy tips and lessons: Asking for Help Perhaps one of the hardest things I have done throughout the entire college application process is asking for …

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The start of a new school year marks the beginning of yet another cycle of rising seniors, meaning that the college process looms not too far in the distance. With the seemingly endless jumble of dates, deadlines, and essay prompts, the application process can feel pretty daunting. However, with a few tweaks, the whole thing …

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