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Valedictorians at the gate : standing out, getting in, and staying sane while applying to college / Becky Munsterer Sabky.

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  • 0 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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Summary:

Sabky looks beyond the smoke and mirrors of the intimidating admissions gauntlet and places the power firmly where it should be: in the hands of the students themselves. Offering prescriptive, actionable advice for students and their parents, she illuminates the pathway to finding the school that is the ideal match. -- adapted from back cover
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Hood River County Library 378.161 SAB 2021 (Text) 33892100750877 Adult New Books Book None 08/30/2021 Checked out 10/28/2021

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781250619037
  • ISBN: 1250619033
  • Physical Description: xiv, 217 pages ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Henry Holt and Company, 2021.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-217).
Formatted Contents Note:
The big picture -- The college search. First steps ; Creating the right college list ; The campus visit ; Coming to a high school near you -- The application. The school report ; Recommendations ; Extracurriculars ; Testing ; The personal statement ; Supplemental essays ; Submitting the application ; Alumni interviews -- Special considerations. A word on early ; International applicants ; Recruited athletes -- Postdecision. Decision day ; Admitted student events ; Welcome to college ; Best in class.
Summary, etc.:
Sabky looks beyond the smoke and mirrors of the intimidating admissions gauntlet and places the power firmly where it should be: in the hands of the students themselves. Offering prescriptive, actionable advice for students and their parents, she illuminates the pathway to finding the school that is the ideal match. -- adapted from back cover
Subject: College choice > United States.
Universities and colleges > United States > Admission.
EDUCATION / General.
College choice.
Universities and colleges > Admission.
United States.

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