College Search - Laugh and Learn
By Brenda Breton
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The college admissions process - getting in - can be a stressful one. In these podcasts Brenda and various high school students discuss their experiences in order to demonstrate that making college decisions, finding a college, applying, and interviewing can be fun. Fun equals success. The shows are real conversations, not edited or altered dialogues, but humorous interactions that reveal students thought processes, goals, actions and challenges in a positive, lighted-hearted manner. Listening and laughing along with high school students who are willing to share their experiences will help you demystify the process and explain the steps and methods that produce success.
|1||VideoShow 3 - Choosing College Majors and Careers||How do I find one? Confused? This podcast is for you. Seniors Nick, Marissa and college counselor Brenda discuss Nickís experiences and challenges with selecting a major. Maybe a pilot or maybe a physical therapist, which one will Nick be. Stayed tuned t||20 4 2007||Free||View In iTunes|
|2||VideoShow 2 - Your College Essay – Dread the College Essay No Longer||Marissa explains the process she used for writing her college essays. Do you know how to market yourself? Will admissions directors read your essays? What should you say in your essay? You will be required to most likely write more than one essay. Learn||19 4 2007||Free||View In iTunes|
|3||VideoShow 1 - Your College List – Start your College Search Positively||Today there are approximately 3,600 colleges in the United States. The vast majority of colleges accept 70% of its applicants and many admit all those who apply. Only 50 or so “brand name” colleges are into rejection. What does this mean for you? Thes||18 4 2007||Free||View In iTunes|