In this week’s episode you will hear
In the News (5:28): In this week’s news, an article from Inside Higher Ed, “When Colleges Seek Diversity through Photoshop” by Scott Jaschik.
Chapter 80 of 171 Answers (21:57): Mark shares advice for non-traditional students applying for college. We talk about what the definition is of a non-traditional student and we contrast this with a traditional student.
This week’s question (38:50) Mark covers a bonus topic this week as we talk about the push for test-optional schools, one year after the University of Chicago’s decision.
This week’s interview (59:33) Mark interviews Daniel Greene, a parent and dedicated listener to Your College-Bound Kid in “Understanding how the Trello app can help you stay organized in the college process”.
at: https://trello.com/b/6aPVsvc7/college-admissions. Listeners can play around all
they want with this Trello Board
It also contains a card with information on how to contact me
at firstname.lastname@example.org. (Length 25 minutes)
Mark’s recommended resource of the week (71:54) Mark’s recommended resource of the week is
Don’t forget to send your questions related to any and every facet of the college process to: email@example.com
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