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  • 00:31

    What College Admissions Look For

    in Education

    This week's show is dedicated to discussing the criteria that college admission officers look for in high school students. I will be having Robert Sarikas, accounting professor at Ohio University providing information and tips on the matter.


    *I would like to clarify that the maximum score on the ACT is 36. I apologize for this mistake on the show.


    The New Heights Educational Group, Inc. promotes literacy for children and adults by offering a range of educational support services. Such services include assisting families in the selection of schools, organization of educational activities, and acquisition of materials. We promote a healthy learning environment and enrichment programs for families of preschool and school-age children, including children with special needs.

  • 00:52

    Let's Coach! with Mark & Carolyn - College Admissions

    in Motivation

    Let’s Coach with Mark and Carolyn, Wednesday, January 28, 2015, Noon EST


    Pathway to College


    Not only is it tax time, it’s also get ready for college time for those with college bound high school seniors.  Sonia Wagner is a college admissions and financial aid expert.  She will share paths to get your student to the school they want while maximizing financial aid – including tips on filling out the FAFSA.


    Sonia is the founder and president of Southern Maryland College Access Network, which serves first time and underserved students in addition to her college consulting.

  • 00:10

    College Admissions

    in School

    Our guest is an admissions officer at a large South Florida public university who will discuss what it takes to make your application stand out from all the rest. Will Edmunds is your host.

  • 00:31

    College Admissions 101 for Mom & Dad

    in Education

    Parents! Is your high schooler going to college? Is this the first time since your own college days that you've dealt with the admissions process? Do you have so many questions you don't know where to start?


    Do you you really want to help your kid but you're just not sure how? 


    Join Dr. Yo, J.D. Rothman (aka, the Neurotic Parent), and a panel of three "first time" parents as they help you make sense of the four-year labyrinth of unnerving demands placed on your teen(s) known as the college admissions process. 


    Topics include:



    what mom and dad need to know to best help their kid(s)
    organizing their child's college admissions calendar
    the most important admissions criteria
    which tests to take and when
    putting together a reasonable list of colleges
    applications and recommendations
    college visits
    the convoluted early decision options
    stories that will make you laugh and cry at the same time


    As always, we invite listeners to phone in with their questions and concerns, join the chat room, tweet to #preptalk, or post them here in advance.


    For more parent and teen tips, tricks, and strategies for playing the college admissions game, join Dr. Yo on Wednesday, March 12, 2014, 7:00-8:30PM ET, at William Hall High School in West Hartford: “College Admissions Secrets for Parents and Teens,” Tickets

  • 01:01

    Guilt-Free Working Mom & 4 Keys to College Admissions Success … on Read My Lips

    in Lifestyle

    READ MY LIPS' akaRadioRed goes beyond the typical blah-blah-yada-yada canned interview, engaging multiple guests in spontaneous conversations.


     


    Do you feel overwhelmed juggling your responsibilities at work while raising your children? Meet Marci Fair, author of Tilt: Solutions to Be a Guilt-Free Working Mom, and a successful entrepreneur, charity founder, business owner, real estate professional, speaker, and mother of four. She is on a mission to help support corporations and organizations maximize productivity, maintain top talent, and boost morale while keeping employees healthy through creating systems to balance their personal and professional lives. Marci founded Kares 4 Kids, serving 18,000+ children since 2005. www.guiltfreemom.com.


     


    When the time comes to plan your child's college education, the pressure on YOU may seem daunting. Fear not. Pamela Donnelly, the Go-To Academic Expert and author of 4 Keys to College Admissions Success: Unlocking the Gate to the Right College for your Teen, wlll share how to get your teen into the college of their dreams without going crazy or broke. She covers the four magic ingredients for successful admission … Insider tips for parents to minimize financial stress and maximize savings for teens' college costs … What every parents needs to know about standardized testing's "death grip" on college admissions and what you can do to help your teen succeed … and more. www.pameladonnelly.com.

  • 00:30

    Portland Metro Small College Hoops Show

    in Sports

    This show is hosted by Greg Crawford, editor of http://gregcrawfordbasketball.blogspot.com and http://crawfordsgolfdaily.blogspot.com (golf and sports biz).


     

  • 00:28

    College men's volleyball weekly

    in Sports

    Breakdown of all the college men's volleyball action

  • 00:31

    Portland Metro Small College Hoops Show

    in Sports

    This show features five small college basketball coaches, who talk talk basketball, student/athletes and life.


    The show is hosted by Greg Crawford, editor of http://gregcrawfordbasketball.blogspot.com

  • 00:07

    Why Looking for Money for College Doesn't Work

    in Finance

    Many believe in the myth of looking for college money only to find that the funding process doesn't work that way.Jeff Taylor will address this issue along with next step strategies that assist in identfying money and properly planning for college. Jeff can be reached at 248-230-9668 or visit his website at www.tuitionreductionplan.com.

  • 00:30

    Portland Metro Small College Hoops Show

    in Sports

    This show is hosted by Greg Crawford, editor of http://gregcrawfordbasketball.blogspot.com and http://crawfordsgolfdaily.blogspot.com (golf and sports biz combo)

  • 01:01

    End of February Preview of College Hoops Daily

    in Basketball

    We are less than 10 days away from the most exciting month of the sports year! With March around the corner, Join the College Hoops Daily Crew to talk all things College Hoops. Conference POY's and Bubble watch along with several other topics such as the best overall conference and more!