Gap year

Help! Gap Year Programs Are Expensive

Recently, Harvard announced that 340 first year students requested…
Teenagers

What COVID-19 Has Taught Us About Teenagers

In the spring of 2020, our worlds were turned upside down. And…
high school seniors

High School Seniors: Making a College Decision in the Time of COVID-19

Spring of 2020 has been unprecedented. The impact of the Coronavirus…

Should Your High School Student Have a Part-Time Job?

At The Core Founder and CEO, Beth Probst, recently had the honor…

Teens picking careers?! Preparing your teen for effective career exploration and college major selection

We see many sides of the career exploration process for teens.…

Being Undecided: Good Idea or Risky Business?

“Undecided is our biggest major.” “You can still graduate…

Tips for a Successful College Visit: You Can Do This!

Ah, the college visit! The college visit is probably the one…
GROOVE U

My Student Has Chosen To Pursue Music As A Career. ARE WE SCREWED?

This guest blog comes to you from the music industry experts…
college majors

The Changing World of College Majors: A List of Some New Choices

What happens when you ask college admissions counselors to tell…
college major

The Importance of College Major in a World of High Student Loan Debt

You’ve heard it before. Student loan debt in the United States…