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How to Have an Impressive Interview

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Dr. Yo is joined by Cornell alumna interviewer, Susan Levy (Cornell ’86), Dartmouth alumna interviewer, Liz Deakin (Dartmouth ’87), and teen experts as they discuss to how make a great impression and get the most out of campus and alumni interviews!

Topics include:

  • How to get an interview
  • Campus vs alumni interviews
  • When and where to have them
  • What should students do when they are first contacted by a college interviewer?
  • What should you wear?
  • Anecdotes from teen experts
  • What do interviewers look for?
  • What should you do to prepare?
  • What are the key dos and don’ts?
  • What are some typical questions students are asked in an interview? 
  • How should you answer/prepare for these questions?
  • Questions YOU should ask
  • Are there any bad questions to ask during the interview?
  • Follow-up thank you letters

And, of course, we invite YOU to pose questions and offer comments when you call into the show live or post them in advance below!