March 17, 2020 | Patrick O'Connor
Now that the colleges have shut, it’s time for them "to do the right thing for future students—the high school seniors who will soon be choosing which college to attend," this guest author writes.
March 15, 2019 | Patrick O'Connor
Most families don’t cheat. But many feel pressure to get their kids into the “right” college. But what if the “right” school isn’t at the top of all the lists? A college adviser warns of the limits of college rankings.
May 10, 2016 | Patrick O'Connor
Taking a year off from attending college may be right for some students but not others. A leading high school counselor answers some commonly asked questions.
January 8, 2015 | Patrick O'Connor
Michigan’s decision to switch from the ACT to the SAT college assessment next year caught schools, administrators and high school students by surprise. But there’s no need to panic. Just follow this advice.
June 26, 2014 | Patrick O'Connor
Summer is the perfect time to plan for life after high school, whether you are college-bound or entering the workforce. Here are a few quick tasks any student can perform.