Entries by Victoria

Common Application Announces Writing Prompts 2018-19

The Common Application has announced the 2018-19 writing prompts will be… the same as last year! Unless you applied last year, this news doesn’t matter much to you. However, it does mean that if you’ve been thinking about your college application essay topic by using the common application prompts, you don’t need to go changing […]


Story Matters

The stories we tell about ourselves matter. The stories about where we come from, what we are doing now, and where we are going…it all matters. The story of where you came from can even point you in the direction of where you’re going next. Psychology believes that folks with a ‘coherent life narrative’ are […]