In this week’s episode…
In the News (2:30): We review an article written on August 17th, 2018 by Brennan Barnard of Forbes entitled, “College Applicants Reflect on Lessons Learned”.
In this week’s book discussion we are in Chapter 34 of 171 Answers (8:20): We are in Chapter 34 of 171 Answers Mark and Anika are talking about C students and their college options.
This week’s question (19:15) is from Alex, a student from Manhattan who wants to know if there is an advantage to applying through Early Action or Early Decision.
Mark interviews Mike Runiewisz, Director of Financial Aid at Washington University in St. Louis (32:36) and they are talking about 16 common mistakes that are made on the FAFSA application.
Mark’s recommended resource of the week (46:56) is the website bigfuture.org
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