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7.8 It’s time for some quick wins

Are you a college applicant facing a mountain of applications? We know: everything takes longer than you thought it would. Actually, some of us knew this already last summer, but that was then and this is now. So what can you do to rev up your courage? It’s time for...

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7.6 Last call for California !

Are you California dreaming? I hope your application is ready! Just about every year, I hear of a student whose dream school is one of the campuses of the University of California. “Berkeley is awesome!” “UCLA for film school!” “Anywhere...

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7.4 One Hundred Days

January first is the deadline set by most colleges and universities to which Athena Mentor students apply. (Be sure to check for the outliers!) How much time do you have left until that date? It’s amazing what you can do in one hundred days! The key is to set...

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7.1 A new school year begins!

Do you bound out of bed curious about your new classes? Are you thrilled to meet your old friends and ready to make new ones? Or is your heart still set to Watermelon Time? We’re so proud of you! Some of our Athena Mentor students are moving in to their new...

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6.20 : Warning: test centers are filling up

Deadlines are not the only problem Alarming news has been trickling in from college applicants over the past couple of months. They report that when they log on to register for the ACT or SAT Tests, SAT Subject Tests or even the TOEFL, test centers near them are no...

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