Q&A: To Blog or Not to Blog

Q&A: To Blog or Not to Blog

Q. My writing professor has encouraged us to start a blog, claiming it will help advance our careers. Since you have been blogging for several years, do you agree? How do you keep the process from becoming overwhelming? Other tips? A. I agree with your professor to a...
Find Balance in Academics & Extra Curriculars

Find Balance in Academics & Extra Curriculars

Q. Settle an argument with my college advisor. What counts most—grades or experience? I heard you speak on campus last fall and recall you saying extra-curricular activities are the most important things you can do in college. Am I quoting you correctly? -ML A. At the...
Make Yourself Memorable: Ask Great Questions

Make Yourself Memorable: Ask Great Questions

I met last week with a prospective student who I want to have in one of my future classes. Reason: She asked great questions. Her questions were so well organized that each answer logically led to the next question as she skillfully accumulated information that will...