YCBK 427: Filling out the Activities Section of the Common App: Do’s and Dont’s, 1 of 3 [Transcript]
YCBK 428: What is Double Depositing and why it is regarded as inappropriate [Transcript]

YCBK 428: What is Double Depositing and why it is regarded as inappropriate


  • Mark shares a text message and a Speakpipe comment on two different topics that he thought were profound, and worth sharing
  • Mark talks about a tweet that is generating some buzz and he previews an interview that will air on Episode 430 and 432 about that tweet
  • Julia and Mark have a robust conversation about “Double Deposits”
  • Lisa interviews Elizabeth Hamlet, a Disability Services Expert. They discuss how students with Disabilities can successfully transition to college-Part 3 of 3

Preview of Part 3:

  • Liz talks about the level of independence students need to be successful when they are on their own, away from their parents.
  • Lisa tells a story about her own transition to college
  • Liz talks about how a family can evaluate the level of support that a college offers, and in doing this, she debunks some commonly held myths.
  • Liz shares great questions to ask when evaluating a Disability Service department
  • Liz shares how people can learn more about the services and resources that she provides including her book, her website and her YouTube channel and her Readers Digest six-page guide
  • Liz goes on the hot seat and we get to know her outside of being a disabilities service expert


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