College Spotlight: Case Western Reserve University
If you are an academic scholar who is looking for solid pre-professional programs Case may be for you. Located in Cleveland, Ohio, Case offers very competitive pre-med, pre-law and pre-dental programs, in addition to the co-op engineering program, business and social work programs. It also has the 4th ranked nursing program in the country. First year nursing students go into clinic by the second week of school! Case is one of the top- ranked independent universities for federal research funding. This school offers a traditional student living environment. One notable Case tradition is the Hudson Relays, a 26 mile relay race that commemorates Western Reserve College’s move back in 1882 from Hudson, Ohio to Cleveland. Race winners receiving a steak dinner and their class year carved on a campus rock. Interested in learning more about Case? Click here. Campus photos taken on college visit on 6/22/09 by Michelle Cassel
Don’t Let Summer Pass You By!
While many think of the summer as a time to relax, hit the beach and do anything but something academic, summer is the best time to explore potential academic majors and careers. You can learn more about this at your local library. Take advantage of the down time to up your game. You will be glad you did.
In Memory of Diane Gallo
We are deeply saddened by the passing of our co-founder Diane Gallo. Diane, a beloved independent educational consultant who went above and beyond for the students she served and their families, will be greatly missed. She was a great colleague and friend to all. If you had been working with Diane, please reach out to her husband Michael Gallo with a written request for a refund of any monies that may be owed to you at 43 Hillside Avenue, Glen Rock, NJ 07452.
Did You Know?
Imagine only sending your best SAT scores to colleges and deleting the rest. Well, you can! Since March 2009 the College Board has offered Score Choice. You can choose one SAT sitting to send to colleges, and hide the rest. This also applies to SAT II Subject tests. Needless to say, college admissions officers have mixed feelings about the program. Some agree that it will take some pressure off high school students, while others will still demand that applicants submit all of their SAT or ACT scores. To read more click here.
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