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Passion Practiced in the Dorm Room Promoted in the New Yorker

MAY 22, 2017 Pith Graduates from the Dorm Jonah Reider was a senior at Columbia University when he became a famous chef. Now he serves eight-course tasting menus in a ritzy Brooklyn town house. By Emma Allen Photograph by William Mebane for The New Yorker There are plenty of weird ways to get famous these …

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The College Essay

Choose an essay topic wisely. Cartoon courtesy of The New Yorker. Related PostsLocation, Location, Location: Keystone to College Selection Avoid the Crowds The “Inside” Track on College Admissions, Especially To The Ivy League Ahead of the Curve: October 29, 2013 College Selection and Financial Aid in the Era of Rising College Tuition: Part One

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#CommunityServiceMatters

Yes.  The reasons for completing community service matters… Cartoon credit: The New Yorker Magazine Related PostsHarvard’s Going to Admit Less Kids to “Play” College Worth vs. College Worthy 3…2…1…Liftoff! Launching the Class of 2013 Deadlines, Schmedlines Colleges Without Makeup, The Supplement

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Do You Want to “Monkey Around” With Your College Essay?

Asking a trusted adviser to read college essays can help improve the final product. Cartoon from The New Yorker, July 23, 2007 Related PostsMore About Waiting for College Admissions Decisions: Is The Glass Half Empty or Half Full? Guest Post: Follow Your Instinct to Choose a College The College Application Process in 7 Minutes Choosing …