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How to Make Your Extracurricular Clubs Great

How to Make Your Extracurricular Clubs Great

Founding, leading and participating in his own clubs are one of the best extracurricular activities a student can engage in. It demonstrates leadership, initiative, social skills and a passion for a certain area. The last part is particularly...

6 Myths about Ivy League Admissions

6 Myths about Ivy League Admissions

Applying to college can be a daunting task. What makes it worse is that, often, students and parents find themselves bombarded with conflicting information about the best way to apply. While it does take hard work, getting admitted to a top...

The 8 Biggest Myths about Ivy League Admissions

The 8 Biggest Myths about Ivy League Admissions

The 8 Biggest Myths about Ivy League Admissions (for Rising Seniors) Applying for college can be a complicated task. Students and parents alike may find themselves bombarded with conflicting information while wondering what to do. Truthfully,...

What if I don’t get into my early decision school?

What if I don’t get into my early decision school?

“What if I don’t get into my early decision school?” As students prepare to choose their early decision schools, they may feel a sense of panic. After all, if they don’t get into their early action, then their college dreams are crushed, right? Wrong! Although about...

Building the perfect theme for future math majors

Building the perfect theme for future math majors

Settle in, all you math wizards, because this is a long one. If you are interested in attending college to major in mathematics, then there are many things you can do now to prepare yourself for admissions. Like every IvyZen theme, your plan of attack will be divided...