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Seniors’ Constant Talk of College Applications Causes Undue Sophomore Stress

College applications are often a cause of stress near the end of high school.
October 20, 2020

College applications are something seniors undertake as they move towards the end of their high school career, and they also happen to be a great conversation topic. In mixed-grade classes, many upperclassmen...

Seniors v.s. College Applications: COVID-19 Edition

Seniors v.s. College Applications: COVID-19 Edition
September 23, 2020

Although the start of senior year is supposed to be the beginning of what many consider to be the best year of high school, the first few months are often overshadowed by college applications. As if making...

College Chit Chat: Taylor Brown

College Chit Chat: Taylor Brown
May 10, 2018

Where are you going? “I’m going to East Carolina University.” Why did you choose it? “It offered a great program for my major.” What do you plan on majoring in? “I plan on majoring...

College Chit Chat: Hosam Tagel-Din

College Chit Chat: Hosam Tagel-Din
May 7, 2018

Where are you going? “I am going to Duke University.” Why did you choose it? “I chose it because Duke has the best mix of academic and athletic life.” What do you plan on majoring in? “I...

College Chit Chat: Walker Dyson

College Chit Chat: Walker Dyson
April 19, 2018

Where are you going? “I am going to the University of Georgia.” Why did you choose it? “They have a really good business school and a really pretty campus.” What do you plan on majoring...

College Chit-Chat: Isaac Fisher

College Chit-Chat: Isaac Fisher
March 22, 2018

Where are you going? “I am going to the United States Air Force Academy.” Why did you choose it? “My family took a trip out west and visited the Academy in Colorado.  After seeing what...

College Chit-Chat: Julia Parks

College Chit-Chat: Julia Parks
March 22, 2018

Where are you going? “I’m going to Tulane University.” Why did you choose it? “It’s free.” What do you plan on majoring in? “I plan on majoring in biomedical engineering.” What...

College Chit-Chat: Moira Ward

College Chit-Chat: Moira Ward
March 21, 2018

Where are you going? “I’m going to Savannah College of Art and Design, aka SCAD” Why did you choose it? “It’s just a great school for art and they do a great job making it career oriented.They...

Seniors, This Is For You

Seniors, This Is For You
October 2, 2017

The first semester of senior year is undeniably a stressful time. Students are bombarded with deadlines and requirements for college applications and scholarships. To assist the student body, we spoke...

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