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Sep 19
2017

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Welcome Juniors!

Juniors! Welcome to an exciting year!  As the year begins we are trying to get the seniors going with their applications, which are due, for the most part, by November 1 (you will appreciate this next year). As noted on … Continue reading

Sep 13
2017

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Colleges Visiting Roeper

Each year dozens of colleges and universities schedule visits to The Roeper School to meet our students. Visits are posted in the Morning Notes, on the College Counseling Bulletin Board as well as in The Roeper Record. These school visits … Continue reading

May 11
2017

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Creating the Resume

Dear Juniors: Just in:   Hear from five of the world’s top research universities in five of America’s best cities! Representatives from George Washington University, New York University, Northeastern University, Southern Methodist University and Tulane University will be presenting information … Continue reading

May 05
2017

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Junior Planning

Dear Juniors: Many of you have had AP exams on your minds, but once the AP season winds down, it’s time to once again start thinking ahead to college planning! The year is flying by.  If we haven’t scheduled your … Continue reading

May 02
2017

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Making a List and Checking It Twice

Dear Juniors: As you know, Seniors are coming down to their final decisions, some made last November for those who applied “early,” while some students will be weighing their choices right up until May 1. While not every student got … Continue reading

Apr 18
2017

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Juniors: College By the Numbers

Dear Juniors: By now you probably have heard from your senior friends, or at least in the news, how competitive college admissions is increasingly becoming. I can tell you, even with my many years of experience I still experience a … Continue reading

Mar 31
2017

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Juniors: Break Time!

Dear Juniors: With Spring Break coming up, many of you are planning to visit colleges.  If you haven’t made plans to visit out of state schools, it is a great opportunity to visit colleges in Michigan or in nearby states:  … Continue reading

Mar 22
2017

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College Fair 2017

Dear Juniors: The best way to approach the College Fair (March 26 and 27, see the blog for March 15)  is to think about what you want to know about each college once the Fair is over—Does the college feel … Continue reading

Mar 15
2017

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Juniors: Upcoming Events

Dear Juniors: As the Junior college planning process is well underway, we want to remind everyone about the NACAC* Metro Detroit 2017 College Fair that is coming to the Suburban Collection Showplace.  This two day event will take place Sunday March 26 … Continue reading

Mar 10
2017

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AP Registration

Sometimes students wonder if taking AP exams is worth the expense.  Generally, students with 4’s or 5’s will get college credit, m many colleges also give credit for 3’s.  Some colleges will grant credit that may allow a student to … Continue reading