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International College

Megan Walker, Staff Writer

September 22, 2016


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International schools and Abroad programs at American colleges are catching the eyes of high school students all around the world. Many students have a dream to travel and see the world, and they focus on language, culture, and living in other countries. “My dad is from Belgium and I've spoken French...

Reasonable Out-of-State Colleges

Katie Butler, Staff Writer

September 22, 2016


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Costing an average of $10,000 more a year to attend an out of state college, most college students tend to stay instate. However, what most people don’t realize is that it is possible to attend an out of state college and pay instate tuition through a process called tuition discounting. Tuition discounts...

Picking a College for Dummies

Picking a College for Dummies

Annalee Barnett, Sports Editor

September 22, 2016


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Every year, high school juniors and seniors enter a mad rush to find and be accepted to the college of their choice. However, due to location, price, and other obstacles, finding a college that fits them can be immensely difficult. The Princeton Review of Colleges is a useful tool for any student who...

College Visits

Keely Doran, Staff Writer

September 22, 2016


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Choosing a college to attend is hard, and choosing one that meets expectations is even harder. Seniors struggle with discovering what they really want out of a higher education. Compiling a list of requirements, or things to look for, helps narrow the choices. First of all, figuring out when a good...

Is College Worth the Cost?

Dominic Davies, Staff Writer

September 22, 2016


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In today’s society, a college education is valued, but the cost can make students question if college is worth the struggle to pay off their debt. “I don’t want to have to spend the rest of my life paying off my student debt,” Lee Bardon, a senior planning on attending college, said. A college...

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