21 Mar Make the most of your summer with academic options

By LEE SHULMAN BIERER Summer provides the best opportunity for future college applicants to separate themselves from the pack. As the number of students applying to colleges continues its upward trajectory, so too does the need for students to make an effort to distinguish themselves. So how...

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06 Mar Don’t catch “senioritis”

LEE SHULMAN BIERER Photo by Amanda Nguyen, collegetownnc.com I received an interesting telephone call midmorning this past Friday from a student of mine, a senior whom I worked with over the last two years. She already knows she’ll be attending an out-of-state university this fall. After our initial greetings,...

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31 Jan A Hidden Gem in North Carolina – It’s all about the academics at Campbell University, which also has law and med schools

The main entrance to the Campbell University School of Osteopathic Medicine- Leon Levine Hall of Medical Sciences in Buies Creek, N.C.  The school's main building, a 96,500-square-foot facility, consists of classrooms and laboratories, and cost about $39 million to build.  Facts and Stats:  Campbell offers an...

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16 Jan So you think your kid is a superstar…

What parent or child doesn’t dream of that photograph on “Signing Day” when that big athletic scholarship for their child is real. After all those practices and games in the freezing cold and the blaring heat, after all that carpooling, the snack assignments and the...

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