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 […]

Episode 57 Reach Higher. Dig Deeper. GO PLACES. At Guilford.

Jane Fernandes President- REACH HIGHER. DIG DEEPER. GO PLACES. At Guilford

Episode 57 Reach Higher. Dig Deeper. GO PLACES. At Guilford. Dr. Cynthia Colon with President Jane Fernandes of Guilford College Click Here To Listen Now REACH HIGHER. DIG DEEPER. GO PLACES. At Guilford. If you wish for your child to be accepted, this show is for you. If you root for the underdog, this show […]

Episode 55 The Fighting Irish Give Reverence, Create Relationships, & Build Resilience

Episode 55 The Fighting Irish Give Reverence, Create Relationships, & Build Resilience Dr. Cynthia Colon with Sean Whittman, Senior Assistant Director of Admissions Click Here To Listen Now The Fighting Irish Give Reverence, Create Relationships, & Build Resilience  Whether you are a Varsity or Junior Varsity Catholic, or even a non-Catholic, I believe you might […]

Episode 54 The College Gates Are Open: Find Your Room At Lawrence University

Ken Anselment

Episode 54 The College Gates Are Open: Find Your Room At Lawrence University Dr. Cynthia Colon with Ken Anselment Vice President for Enrollment and Communication at Lawrence University Click Here To Listen Now By the time your child is a high school senior you’ve likely been on literally 100s of family outings, road trips, and […]