- What I learned from taking the ACT a decade after high school graduation.
- Augustana heads back to its roots – Sweden (with a stopover in Amsterdam)
- The Augustana Difference: a magic shield of unshakable greatness.
- A Swing State for College
- Recruiting in Myanmar – finding peace of mind and international students
Author Archives: meghancooley
Augustana has a recommended list of courses students should take in high school to prepare for college. With the possible exception of our foreign language recommendation, most of [..]
http://blogs.wsj.com/juggle/2012/07/26/college-orientation-comes-with-a-hefty-pricetag/ College Orientation Comes With a Hefty Price Tag In response to this article/blog in the Wall Street Journal about colleges fees, I offer the following advice: Get a [..]
In the fall of 1999, my boyfriend (now husband) and I traveled across the wide wide state of Ohio to watch an Augustana Viking football playoff game [..]
There’s nothing like receiving your first college acceptance letter. Excitement, nervous anticipation, happy, reassured, elation, delight, relief…the emotions run the gambit. But really end in one overall feeling of [..]
GPA: Grade Point Average. For most colleges this means a cumulative grade point average. For a cumulative grade point, each grade a student is given is assigned a [..]
On Wednesday (Oct 26) The College Board said “about 56% of bachelor’s degree recipients at public schools graduated with debt averaging about $22,000. From private nonprofit universities, 65% [..]
There’ s nothing quite like receiving a care package when you are in college. Here are some tips on how to send one… Be sure to send it [..]
So, you took one little test on a Saturday morning or maybe a random Thursday at your high school and now, 3 months later, you might as [..]
References, recommendations, referrals, personal testimonials…the names are different but the purpose is the same – someone besides you provides insight into your character. Almost every college requires at [..]
During the 2010-2011 school year the average student spent more than $1100 on textbooks and supplies for school according to the College Board, a non-profit that tracks educational statistics. [..]