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The College Admissions Toolbox Podcast: College Applications, Essays, Scholarships, Test Prep, and More…

Stressed about applying to college? Looking for that *something* to provide an edge when test scores and GPA aren't enough to set your child apart? College admission counselor Steve Schwartz (Steve@CollegeAdmissionsToolbox.com) shares insights on everything college admissions – college essays, scholarships, test prep, and more. This show is for you if you’re looking to craft college applications that will showcase your child's strengths and maximize chances of admission. Please (1) subscribe, (2) rate + review, (3) email me your questions.
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Feb 29, 2016

Dr. Ryan Gray received his undergrad degree from the University of Florida before going on to New York Medical College to earn his M.D. He served in the Air Force as a Flight Surgeon for 5 years and has flown to Iraq, Afghanistan, Turkey and many other places.

In 2012, he and his wife, Dr. Allison Gray, started the Medical School Headquarters, and the Medical School Headquarters Podcast, helping premed students on their journey to medical school. Through the Medical School Headquarters, his group advising site, The Academy, and working 1-on-1 with premed students, Dr. Gray has directly impacted many students ability to get into medical school.

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Feb 22, 2016

Alex Mitchell and David Patou, the Chief Sherpas at Campus Sherpa, are both sophomores at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. Born and raised in the heart of Silicon Valley, they are working to bring a new name into the college touring process: college students themselves.

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Feb 15, 2016

Adam Purucker scored perfect 800s on the SAT Reading and Math sections (only 730 on Writing, but we'll cut him some slack).

He's been tutoring students in SAT prep since he first took the SAT in 2005. He is an alumnus of the Honors College at The University of Maryland, College Park, where he studied Government & Politics. He currently works with students in New York City on a wide range of test prep, including the SAT, ACT, GRE, ASVAB, and Regents exams.

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Feb 8, 2016

Janine Robinson is a freelance writer, editor and teacher from Laguna Beach, California, who coaches college-bound students on their college application essays. Over the past couple decades, she has worked as a staff reporter for top newspapers, including The Miami Herald and The Orange County Register. She also was the editor of several monthly lifestyle magazines in Orange County, California; freelanced for the Los Angeles Times and other major media outlets; and worked for Internet-based education and news sites, including Entrepreneur Media. She also is a credentialed high school English teacher.

Janine shares advice and tips on how to write personal narratives on her popular blog, Essay Hell, where she helps students learn to craft stand-out application essays for college or scholarship applications. She has written four popular essay writing guides, conducts workshops and webinars, and tutors students from around the world.

Get show notes at http://CollegeAdmissionsToolbox.com/44

Feb 1, 2016

Janine Robinson is a freelance writer, editor and teacher from Laguna Beach, California, who coaches college-bound students on their college application essays. Over the past couple decades, she has worked as a staff reporter for top newspapers, including The Miami Herald and The Orange County Register. She also was the editor of several monthly lifestyle magazines in Orange County, California; freelanced for the Los Angeles Times and other major media outlets; and worked for Internet-based education and news sites, including Entrepreneur Media. She also is a credentialed high school English teacher.

Janine shares advice and tips on how to write personal narratives on her popular blog, Essay Hell, where she helps students learn to craft stand-out application essays for college or scholarship applications. She has written four popular essay writing guides, conducts workshops and webinars, and tutors students from around the world.

Get show notes at http://CollegeAdmissionsToolbox.com/43

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