Marina Koestler Ruben

Blog Posts: September 2011

College Application Tips from an Admissions Expert

This Saturday, I had the pleasure of speaking as part of the Center for Student Opportunity's bookfair at the Barnes & Noble in Bethesda, Maryland.  Yes, we were in front of the cookbooks, but we were actually talking about preparing for college.









The event's main speaker was Doris Davis, an educational consultant who formerly worked as part of the admissions teams at Cornell and Barnard.  As an admissions insider, she provided valuable thoughts for the college students and parents in attendance.  Among them: