Talkin' Smack-a-demic Ah, summer. That magical time when students, administrators, and parents unwind after a hectic school year and start looking forward to fun in the sun! This month, Punch helps seniors keep their wits through the last (looooong) days of high school and begin planning for the big shift to college. We’ve also got great advice for juniors jumpstarting the college search process, and tips to help parents hang tough through it all.
Does Son Qualify for Dartmouth “Legacy” Even if Alumni Dad Isn’t Around? My son will be applying as a legacy and is a good fit for Dartmouth; however, his (alumni) father has chosen not to be a part of his life. Once my son begins the admissions process, will they contact his dad?
Are Internships Worth the Effort? Would you be willing to work for nothing to gain an advantage in getting paid employment? That seems to be the case for some college students (and even graduates) who have come head to head with the realities of today’s job market. I’m talking about internships here.