In this week's episode you will hear
In the News (9:15) : Mark and Susan discuss a July 10th article by Adam Platt that appeared in the Twin Cities Business Magazine, entitled, “Why Campus Tours Keep Presidents up at Night”. The article looks at how the college tour is such a high stake game that it is a source of concern for Presidents. https://tcbmag.com/why-campus-tours-keep-college-presidents-up-at-night/> (Length 50 minutes)
This week’s question (59:00) Our question from a listener, comes from Cadence, a student a Stuyvesant HS in NYC.
This week’s interview (1:26:21) Our interview is with Heath Einstein, the Dean of Admissions. In Part 1 of 3, Mark and Julia discuss the following: Part 1 : (1) Welcome and Greetings, (2) Julia shares how she met Heath, (3) Heath gives his backstory, (4) Heath answers the question, “Who is TCU”, (5) How does the mission at TCU impact the educational experience, (6) I find that both TCU and SMU are at times challenging for students to consider as a goof fit for their college list if they don’t identify as Methodist or Christian, how would you answer the question, why should I consider TCU if I don’t identify as a Christian?, (7) The mascot at TCU is a “horn Frog”; what is a Horn Frog?,
Mark’s recommended resource of the week (1:38:56) The recommended resource is https://www.studentloanplanner.com/blog/. This is the work of Tyler Hornsby, who we have interviewed on our podcast. This is the best source Mark knows of to follow the student loan forgiveness and all other student loan options.
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