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By Elizabeth LaScala

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About this blog: I post articles to offer timely and substantive college admission guidance on important topics and issues. Originally from New York, I have a B.S. from Hunter College in NYC and advanced professional degrees from the University of...  (More)

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Public Ivy Schools for 2015--Going By the ‘Virginia Rule’
Mar 20, 2015 5:25 pm
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Elizabeth LaScala Ph.D. guides college, transfer and graduate school applicants through the complex world of admission. Elizabeth helps students identify majors... More
Does Your 11th Grader Really Need a Resume?
Mar 6, 2015 8:11 pm
Comments: 1 | Views: 2,559

Dr. Elizabeth LaScala, PhD is an educational consultant and founder of Doing College and Beyond. Specializing in both east and west coast college systems, Elizabeth... More
Can You Get a Job with That?
Jan 31, 2015 8:02 pm
Comments: 4 | Views: 2,363

In his presentation "Can You Get a Job with That?" Stuart Nachbar, noted education writer and college counselor states "A good school does good by its students."... More
Join in the College Crowd
Jan 15, 2015 2:48 pm
Comments: 5 | Views: 3,903

Whenever you visit a college campus, especially for the first time, keep in mind that getting around is as important as looking around. You might be blown away by... More
How Many Colleges Should I Apply To?
Dec 20, 2014 5:03 pm
Comments: 0 | Views: 1,690

This question ranks among the top five I get asked each admission cycle. Six college applications once seemed quite reasonable. Now eight is more commonplace and... More
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