We Choose Space! [KOREAN]

We Choose Space! [KOREAN]

“We choose to go to the Moon… We choose to go to the Moon… We choose to go to the Moon in this decade and do the other things, not because they are easy, but because they are hard”. Welcome aboard, I’m Scott Parazynski. I was born the year that President Kennedy first made his […]

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Lewis & Clark College: An International Liberal Arts Curriculum

Lewis & Clark College: An International Liberal Arts Curriculum

Lewis & Clark College is a liberal arts college. It is not only a liberal arts focused university that that really is an undergraduate school; it does have a law school, there is a graduate school, but the primary focus of this institution is on undergraduate education. When I’m talking to students and we’re thinking […]

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Will summer academic programs help me get into the Ivy League?

Will summer academic programs help me get into the Ivy League?

So, I’m here today on the campus of Brown University, one of the eight Ivy League campuses, and it’s beautiful summer day. Today is check in for the Brown summer program, or Summer at Brown, and this is a program that’s for high school students, It lasts several weeks, and there are just scads of […]

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Educational Consultant Helps Student on Journey to Dartmouth

Educational Consultant Helps Student on Journey to Dartmouth

Hi I’m Ali, I am from London, and I am a freshman here at Dartmouth. I, obviously from being from London, I didn’t know a lot about the Americans’ admissions process and so I got Mark to help me out with that and honestly I’m very grateful I did because I don’t know how I […]

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Video: Even Medical Schools Can’t Resist the Liberal Arts

Video: Even Medical Schools Can’t Resist the Liberal Arts

You know, in everything in life there are fads, things that come and go, and in higher education the current fad in thinking about what kinds of education we should be offering our students and how we can be improving our educational system is to focus on STEM education: science, technology, engineering and mathematics. This […]

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Video: The Colby College “Bubble”

Video: The Colby College “Bubble”

I’m here on the campus of Colby College in Waterville, Maine and I had the pleasure of walking into the art museum today. It’s Sunday, it’s really not an ideal day to be visiting Colby because pretty much nothing is open. I tried with my companion here today, we were trying doors and I was […]

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Video: Dartmouth College in the Ivy League Context

Video: Dartmouth College in the Ivy League Context

Hi, I’m mark Montgomery here with some great college advice. Today we’re going to talk about Dartmouth College. There are probably at least three things you need to know about Dartmouth College, and maybe that’s prefaced by first the fact that I went there. So, I know a lot about the school, both good and […]

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Video: Vassar College–The Ugly Side of a College Campus

Video: Vassar College–The Ugly Side of a College Campus

Ok so I’m here on the campus of Vassar College and Vassar is known as being one of the most beautiful campuses in America, it really is. It’s just gorgeous. And I often wonder–Vassar used to be a women’s college and some of my favorite campuses in America are women’s colleges. I love Mount Holyoke–absolutely […]

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Video: Differences between a liberal arts college and a university

Video: Differences between a liberal arts college and a university

I am here today on the campus of Swarthmore College outside of Philadelphia and it’s an absolutely gorgeous spring day. You can see behind me the peony garden, the trees are in bloom, it’s just a fantastic time to visit a college campus. Of course it’s always important when you’re visiting a college campus in […]

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Video: What to do when you get rejected from top choice schools

Video: What to do when you get rejected from top choice schools

Well it’s April first. This is the day of reckoning. This is the day that students will find out whether or not they got into the college of their dreams, or whether their hopes have been completely crushed. It’s a really nerve-racking time of year. I was recently on a college campus and I was […]

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