Last evening, the College Counseling Team held separate webinars for 5th and 4th formers and their families preparing them for tasks needing their attention over the summer months. For those who were unable to watch them live, or for those who would simply like to re-watch them, below are links to the full film of… Continue reading LINKS TO 5TH & 4TH FORM PREP-FOR-SUMMER WEBINARS
Tonight, our College Counseling Team will be hosting two separate webinars for our 4th and 5th Formers (and their families) to review the tasks that students should be completing and considering over the summer to prepare them for the fall. In previous years, these meetings have been held in person with the students on campus;… Continue reading TONIGHT’S PREP-FOR-SUMMER WEBINARS FOR 5TH & 4TH FORMERS AND THEIR FAMILIES
The partnership of the University of California at Berkeley, Dartmouth College, Northwestern University, Princeton University, and Varnderbilt University is offering its annual tour virtually this year. Virtual sessions are being offered by region on selected dates over the next two weeks and will allow interested students an opportunity to learn more about each school and… Continue reading COAST TO COAST VIRTUAL COLLEGE TOUR FEATURING 5 HIGHLY SELECTIVE INSTITUTIONS
The college guidance platform Cialfo has announced its Online College Fair, which will offer opportunities for high school students and their families to virtually investigate schools around the world and connect with their admissions counselors over the next two weekends. For more information, or to register for sessions, click here to access their registration page.
Yesterday evening, Kent’s College Counseling Team hosted a Webinar–featuring John Yi, Associate Director of Admissions at Yale University–on the college essay writing process. Also on the panel were Cate O’Dwyer, Chair of our English Department, who reviewed the dedicated treatment of personal narrative writing in our English curriculum; and three of our wonderful 5th formers–Rei… Continue reading IN REVIEW: ESSAY WRITING WORKSHOP WITH YALE UNIVERSITY’S JOHN YI
This past Wednesday, the Kent College Counseling Team hosted a webinar for the community on the impact of the pandemic on the college admissions landscape. We were honored that a panel consisting of 3 of our good friends from the college admissions world–Rob Springall (Muhlenberg College), Maddie Thomas (Northeastern University), and John Yi (Yale University)–helped… Continue reading RECAP OF WEBINAR ON COLLEGE ADMISSIONS DURING THE COVID-19 CRISIS
The New England Association for College Admission Counseling (NEACAC)–the organization of which Kent and our peer schools are members–has partnered with other regional admission counseling bodies to offer the Strive Virtual College Exploration, an opportunity for interested students to connect virtually with college admissions offices and representatives from across the country and internationally. The opportunity… Continue reading ONGOING VIRTUAL COLLEGE FAIR PROVIDED THROUGH MAY 8