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Online Classes, Internships & ECs

Hi! I just wanted to create a hub where people could post ideas for ECs, Internships available and where to find online classes (especially free ones!) because I could use inspiration for all of these …

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2 days ago
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Please help me choose extracurriculars!!!

I really, really don't know what I'm interested in. Please help.

- ok at sports, but I don't think I'm good enough to make it a strong extracurricular

-lots of music experience (piano and music theory), …

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10 days ago
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EdX

Hi, I'm currently a HS junior and I plan to major in neuroscience in college. I've been thinking about taking the Fundamentals of Neuroscience course through EdX.

So, I was wondering

- can EdX courses …

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10 days ago
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How do I change my email?

You see this is a school Email and it logs me off when I graduate and I like this program. The problem with me emailing to change my account is that I can't email outside of peers, faculty, and teache …

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10 days ago
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How do I change my email?

You see this is a school Email and it logs me off when I graduate and I like this program. The problem with me emailing to change my account is that I can't email outside of peers, faculty, and teache …

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🎉 First post
10 days ago
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How do I change my email?

You see this is a school Email and it logs me off when I graduate and I like this program. The problem with me emailing to change my account is that I can't email outside of peers, faculty, and teache …

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10 days ago
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How do I change my email?

You see this is a school Email and it logs me off when I graduate and I like this program. The problem with me emailing to change my account is that I can't email outside of peers, faculty, and teache …

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10 days ago
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How do I change my email?

You see this is a school Email and it logs me off when I graduate and I like this program. The problem with me emailing to change my account is that I can't email outside of peers, faculty, and teache …

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12 days ago
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Carnegie Mellon University announces its admit rate - sort of @ 11.26% down from 13.54%

Yesterday the Dean of CMU stated 2 facts. 1. Applications increased 4% this year, and 2. CMU admitted 600 less students than last cycle. Since I keep track of these things, I determined that the Class …

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12 days ago
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NorthEastern's Independent Newpaper confirms its 6.79% admit rate !!!

Earlier I wrote that Satyajit Dattagupta, the CMO of Tulane who single handedly implemented a marketing plan that put Tulane on the map as a 10% admit school even though many of its peers had 20-25% a …

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13 days ago
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What are some good tips for people taking AP classes next year?

Here are some questions I have:

- what was the hardest ap class you ever took?

- are ap classes worth it?

- how beneficial are ap classes to college?

any other tips or tricks you have would be great as w …

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21 days ago
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Sports Recruitment?

I know some friends and classmates who got recruited from doing sports and I've also been involved in a sport for many years. By the time I have to do college apps, I'll have over 10 years, and I've …

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27 days ago
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My 2 cents for the Class of 2027 based on these 2 hypercompetive admissions cycles

All you 9th-11th graders have watched 2 uber-competitive admissions cycles so here are my take aways for the next season that begins in exactly 197 days from now.

-The trend of Top 50 Universities & Li …

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27 days ago
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What to consider for volunteering experiences

So someone told me today that volunteering is not only about the number of hours you get, it's about the quality and how much it contributes to the major you want to study. In other words, try to inv …

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a month ago
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Washington U. in St. Louis announced a 10% admit rate to the Class of 2026

Today WashU announce that it admitted 3589 or with an admit rate of 10% to the Class of 2026.

This is lowest admit rate in the history of the University. This means they received approx 35900 applicati …

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a month ago
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Cornell's admitted today that it offered 4908 admission this cycle or 6.9% a record low!!!!!!

In yesterdays Cornell Sun, reporters stated that 4908 students were admitted to the Class of 2026.

https://cornellsun.com/2022/04/11/cornell-university-admits-talented-and-diverse-prospective-class-of-

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a month ago
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How much do letters of recommendation from teachers really matter and how do different ones make a difference?

How much do colleges care for letters of recommendation? Do the subjects the teachers teach factor into it? I’ve already asked my pre-med track teacher and my environmental science teacher, and my gui …

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a month ago
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TOP 50 LATEST Class of 2026 Acceptance Rates!!!

Overall College Acceptance rates are lower again because of more applications and ever competitive applicant pool. Test Optional policies are primarily responsible for the increase in applications to …

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a month ago
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NOTE to all CV HS students - The College you will attend doesn't define you!!!!

Ivy Day pretty much marks the end of the college admissions cycle (expect for Stanford). That being said by tonight most HS seniors have a good idea of where they are going and the rest are going to f …

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a month ago
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TULANE Chief Marketing head joins NorthEastern to replicate his wining strategy

I've never heard of this guy Satyajit Dattagupta but I think he's a genius of sorts. Why? Because single-handedly he was responsible for implementing the marketing strategy for Tulane which got them f …

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