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Googling How to Succeed in Business

While passing water dispensers filled with fresh fruit and cucumbers, a cooking studio, wellness center, gym, and play area (complete with ping pong tables and video games), I observed people scooting by on their Razors and the cafeterias were filled with vegan options. I was not visiting a fancy college-I was touring Google in New [...]

April 3rd, 2019|0 Comments

Controversy, Cows, and Colleges

While Aunt Becky was being incriminated for buying her daughters’ way into USC, my colleague and I went on a ten-colleges-in-four-days whirlwind tour. In the midst of driving past lots of cows and as the scandal became breaking news, one little college emerged that seems to be doing everything just right.   In a world [...]

March 18th, 2019|0 Comments

On Curiosity

Nicole Oringer’s (Founder of Ivy Ed) monthly blog tackles the importance of curiosity in the academic, career, and personal growth of our youth. Enjoy!  On Curiosity I will never forget a student who was admitted to Yale and when asked by her peers how she got in, she responded that the way to get into Yale is not to [...]

March 18th, 2019|0 Comments

Joe Korfmacher quoted in US News & World Report

Hey Everyone, we just wanted to share this recent US News & World Report article, where our very own Director of College Counseling, Joe Korfmacher was quoted multiple times, doing his very best to continue to bring a wellness approach to college counseling...enjoy!

February 26th, 2019|0 Comments

College Admissions and Demonstrated Interest: The Dating Game

It is stressful to be a Dean of Enrollment at any college or university. Colleges admit more students than they have room for because not all students will accept an offer of admission. Admissions offices don’t want to over enroll because they will not have enough space to house and accommodate students. Under enrolling is [...]

February 13th, 2019|0 Comments