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Hannah Hammond visited the University of Mississippi and was given a tour of the school.

10 Tips For Surviving a College Visit

December 4, 2019

For juniors and seniors, picking a college can be a very stressful decision, but college visits make the process a lot easier for students who are feeling overwhelmed. As a junior, I have already started attending college tours, most recently the University of Mississippi. Here are some tips that, in my experience, are helpful when attending a college visit. Tip #1: Have a list of schools ...

PLD students talk to a college booth about a education career.

TEDxLEX at UK College and Career Fair

March 20, 2019

Colleges set up booths in UK's new Bill Gatton Student Center where areas of study include Agriculture, Education, S.T.E.M, and Communication. Each booth had activities for students related to the area of study. For instance, 3D pens were used by a BCTC booth for an activity. Along with activities, each booth had informational packets and brochures for their college along with contact information....

Editor in Chief Olivia Turner posing in front of High Point University.

I Went on 17 College Visits

October 25, 2018

The college application process can be both exciting and stressful. I just sent in my eleventh and final (as of now) college application and while it feels like a huge weight has been lifted off my shoulders I am now filled with new feelings of anticipation and excitement. Where will I get accepted? And once I get accepted how will I know which school is the perfect school for me? I have found...

The College and Career Center is a resource for Dunbar students seeking information about life after high school.

Everything You Need for College Applications

October 5, 2017

The first semester of senior year is critical for the college application process.  Students are selecting their schools, applying for financial aid, raising their ACT scores and keeping up with numerous deadlines.  Here are all the things to remember during this time: ACT Taking the ACT is a first step for many in the college application process. All current seniors have taken it at leas...