The Hidden Gems of College Admissions: National Liberal Arts Schools
A degree from a “Little Ivy,” as some of these smaller colleges are known, can be just as valuable – educationally and financially – as a degree from an Ivy League university.
Picking Your Major for the Right Reasons
"Follow your passion!" is the conventional wisdom for students choosing a college major and career, leading many teens to think
Top Five Summer Pre-College Art Programs
Using summer pre-college programs to deepen artistic interests and determine best fit in a college - By Nicole Mueller, Career Engagement Advisor in the Career Development
Interview with Blue Stars Art Mentor Nicole Mueller
What was your favorite thing about being an admissions officer at a top art school?
Comparing Art Colleges: Where to Start and What to Look For (Part II)
In Part I, we shared the story of Jacob, a talented student in need of artistic direction who landed scholarship offers to five top art colleges
Comparing Art Colleges: Where to Start and What to Look For (Part I)
When Dr. M and I first met Jacob as a junior in high school, we recognized his strong artistic talent in experimental animation. We also realized that he had no idea how to create a best-fit school list or package his impressive work.