Episode 68 – Encore: Dissecting The ‘What Am I Good At’ Admission Essay

Episode 68 – Encore: Dissecting The ‘What Am I Good At’ Admission Essay Dr. Cynthia Colon Click Here To Listen Now Today’s episode is part 2 of a 5-part mini series on the College Admission Essays. I am reviewing the FOUR buckets of Essays that every student needs in their arsenal of college essays. Who […]

Episode 67 – Encore: How To Write The ‘Who Am I’ College Admission Essay

Episode 67 – Encore: How To Write The ‘Who Am I’ College Admission Essay Dr. Cynthia Colon Click Here To Listen Now Today’s episode kicks off a 5 part mini series on the College Admission Essays. I am reviewing the FOUR buckets of Essays that every student needs in their arsenal of college essays. Who […]

Episode 66 – Encore: Interested Students Become Interesting College Applicants.

Episode 66 – Encore Interested Students Become Interesting College Applicants. Dr. Cynthia Colon with Canh Oxelson, Admission Counselor Click Here To Listen Now What is the RIGHT answer? What is the formula to solve this problem? What do I need to study, do, or repeat to earn a perfect grade, score, time, goal? In many […]

Episode 63 – Behind The Scenes Truths: The Decisions Colleges Make Part 1

Episode 23 - Behind The Scenes Truths: The Decisions Colleges Make Part 1

Episode 63 – Behind The Scenes Truths: The Decisions Colleges Make Part 1 Dr. Cynthia Colon Click Here To Listen Now As an admissions committee we voted with a Red, Yellow, or Green card. That was it. Deny, Wait List or Admit. Three votes Majority of 2 votes would win the day. Red – yellow […]

Episode 62 What COVID-19 Means For College Admissions And Class of 2021

Episode 62 What COVID-19 Means For College Admissions And Class of 2021 Dr. Cynthia Colon Click Here To Listen Now Through any challenging time, there is light at the end of the tunnel.  We can’t always see it, but there is hope. For the graduating class of 2020, their school life ended abruptly with hopes […]

Episode 61 College Is A Learning AND Living Community, But What Now?

Stuart Nachbar

Episode 61 College Is A Learning AND Living Community, But What Now? Dr. Cynthia Colon with Stuart Nachbar, an independent college admissions advisor and publisher of EducatedQuest.com. Click Here To Listen Now College has always been a learning AND LIVING community. Students go to class, meet for lunch, and live with roommates. But today, in […]

Episode 59 Global Pandemic Won’t Stop A Parent’s Dream For Their Child

Episode 59 Global Pandemic Won’t Stop A Parent’s Dream For Their Child Dr. Cynthia Colon with her mother Lydia M. Franco Click Here To Listen Now This episode is special for so many reasons. It is April of 2020 and I’m guessing you haven’t spent this much quality time with your teenager since maybe before […]