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Every college counts

Every college counts

By Shane Ramsay

March 4, 2015

In six months' time, many seniors will be heading off to college. However, the stereotyping of universities greatly influences the decisions of those applying for higher education. Recently, one of our own seniors, Grant R., was accepted to Harvard University for the fall semester. Harvard is...

Social media use plays role in college admissions

Social media use plays role in college admissions

By Sydney Czyzon

February 20, 2015

Social media plays a prominent role in the lives of teenagers. While approximately 95% of American teens have access to online activities, 81% of these adolescents use some kind of social media, according to a 2012 study completed by the Pew Internet Project. With more students attending college than...