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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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Selecting the Right College Essay Workshop
Apr 18, 2016 2:51 pm
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Understanding some fundamentals about the essays colleges ask students to submit with their applications can help you make more informed decisions about getting... More
So You Want to Be a Doctor?
Mar 26, 2016 5:00 pm
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Elizabeth LaScala Ph.D. guides college, transfer and professional school applicants through the complex world of admission. Elizabeth helps students identify majors... More
The Good College: 4 Top Schools for Engineering
Mar 5, 2016 4:34 pm
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There has always been great demand for college students with engineering degrees. Engineers and, the engineering they do, serve to help all of us in our busy modern... More
The Four Must Dos on College Campus Visits
Feb 21, 2016 3:29 pm
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Among the most exciting parts of the college search, and certainly one of the most important, is the campus visit. There is no better way to find out if a college... More
Colleges You Ought to Know
Feb 7, 2016 1:48 pm
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As a college advisor, families often ask me "What makes a college a good college?" Sometimes it’s a school that has a familiar name. But often times... More
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