Juniors

College Admissions in the time of CoronaVirus…latest rant for Juniors from The College Guy!

"…Once in a while you get shown the light in the strangest of places if you look at it right.” (I’ve got a 1965 vintage Frank Quilici Topps baseball card I’ll give to the first person who can identify where the above is from - no googling allowed!) Holy Coronavirus Batman! Hope everyone’s staying healthy and happy, and being smart [...]

By |2020-04-16T14:52:36+00:00March 19th, 2020|Juniors|0 Comments

College Guy Rant for Juniors – Use Khan Academy to prep for the Spring SAT, and additional College Preparation words of wisdom…

Hey there members of the Class of ‘21 (and their parents), Greetings from Gary the College Guy! I’ve been busy with class of ’20 students but now that most seniors' applications have been “put to bed” you can expect to begin getting my periodic “rants" over the next year.  These emails are designed to pull your coat, tickle your fancy and put you [...]

By |2020-01-31T17:55:24+00:00January 23rd, 2020|Juniors, Parents|0 Comments

May College Guy Rant for Juniors: upcoming deadlines for June Subjects Tests and the ACT

Hi Juniors - won’t be long before summertime and easy living, and after that like the hungry caterpillar you’ll metamorphose in to a senior! How about that?! (And if that sounds strange to you try being one of your parents: it seems like yesterday my senior daughter was starting kindergarten!!) Hope everyone’s groovy and not overly stressing about all [...]

By |2019-06-13T15:54:37+00:00June 4th, 2019|Juniors|0 Comments

November College Guy Rant for Juniors, Sophomores and Freshmen

Hi students and parents - How about that World Series??!!! Excellent, huh? I often say there are two types of people in this world: those of us who recognize that baseball is not only the greatest game of them all, but an essential metaphor for life and all it’s intricacies; and the rest of you who just haven’t quite figured [...]

By |2019-06-13T15:55:10+00:00December 25th, 2017|Freshmen, Juniors, Sophmores|0 Comments