Class of 2022

Congratulations Class of 2022

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Congratulations Class of 2022! It seems like we were just guiding you through your college applications and essays, and look at you now!  While the school year was somewhat more “normal” this year, we know you had your share of challenges. But through them all, we watched you learn, grow and discover what’s important to you, and we can’t wait …

Kris at Cal Poly in front of the retaining wall with name of the college inscribed.

A visit to California Polytechnic State University

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By Kris Olson After a visit to California Polytechnic University (Cal Poly) in November, I understood one of the reasons why a student from the upper Mid-West would want to apply. It was 80-degrees as I toured this mid-sized San Luis Obispo campus, a mere 15-minute drive from the beaches of California’s central coast. But even more impressive than the …

December 2021 College Expert Newsletter

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Considering a college honors program? The benefits go beyond a diploma designation. Read about the perks in this issue.  Other articles include:  Majoring in Cybersecurity – Fighting crime with digital forensics and ethical hacking.  Financial Matters: Paying for College – An overview of scholarships, merit aid and loans.  What to Do if You’ve Been Deferred – The non-decision that gives you a second …