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Juniors begin college counseling

A group of juniors line up to play the GPA game in college counseling. Juniors will have counseling nine times throughout the semester.

Tabitha Parent, Senior Reporter
January 22, 2020
Filed under Breaking News, Web Exclusive

WEB EXCLUSIVE Juniors in F Period College Counseling continued their introduction to the college application process by learning specific college admissions terminology as well as a game that aimed to introduce students to the nuances of college admissions.  “I’m looking forward to getting to know ...

Seniors work on applications in college counseling class

Seniors work in college counseling class. Seniors are required to attend college counseling on Monday or Tuesday of each week.

Olivia Mohun, Features Editor
November 12, 2018
Filed under Web Exclusive

WEB EXCLUSIVE Seniors filed into the Mother Williams Library during G and H periods today for their weekly college counseling session. “Today in class I started working on a supplement for a school that I may be applying to depending on how my early admissions decisions play out,” senior Wort...

Future plans cause fear to surface in college counseling class

Future plans cause fear to surface in college counseling class

Julia-Rose Kibben, Design Editor
April 13, 2016
Filed under Breaking News, News

As the fourth quarter begins, college counseling ramps up for juniors who began taking the weekly class at the beginning of the second semester. “We have slowly transitioned into the college counseling class,” Munda said.  “We are talking about the college process, researching and talking about the different type...

College counseling elective begins for juniors

College Counselor Director Rebecca Munda explains PSAT scores to juniors, helping them understand subject skill sets./ Liana Lum

Liana Lum, Editor-in-Chief
January 6, 2015
Filed under Breaking News

Juniors gathered in the Mother Williams Library with their ipads this morning for their first college counseling elective. “As juniors, it’s time to think about where you want to go and what’s next,” College Counseling Director Rebecca Munda said during the elective. “We’ll be using this as a...

Juniors, families attend college information session

Junior students and families attended the College Information Night hosted by Convent & Stuart Hall’s college counselors. The meeting discussed what to expect during junior year, the college search timeline and what juniors can do to make their year proactive.

Paige Retajczyk, Senior Reporter
September 18, 2020
Filed under Breaking News, Web Exclusive

WEB EXCLUSIVE Convent & Stuart Hall’s college counselors held a Zoom webinar on Sept. 17 to discuss the college process and junior year amidst COVID-19.   College counselors discussed some of the changes the college process has endured such as some schools being test optional or test blind. ...

Testing uncertainty affects college application process

Testing uncertainty affects college application process

Gabrielle Guido and Madeline Thiara
August 20, 2020
Filed under Breaking News, COVID-19 Updates, News

Availability for standardized testing is causing uncertainty in the college admissions process as students struggle to find open testing locations during the coronavirus pandemic. Even when students sign up for tests, they're being notified that their exams are cancelled. Eloise Laluyaux, like many...

Colleges face reopening campus uncertainty

Colleges face reopening campus uncertainty

Grace Krumplitsch, Web Editor
May 20, 2020
Filed under Breaking News, COVID-19 Updates, News

While Convent & Stuart Hall administrators are working closely with public health officials to plan potentially reopening campus this fall, many colleges and universities across the country are faced with when and how they will reopen their campuses.  “Portland sent out a message saying that t...

College reps visit campus

Junior Kate Baker and senior Ben Ullyot meet with a representative from the University of Chicago in the gallery. They discussed campus life and the application process.

Grace O'Reilly, Senior Reporter
September 15, 2019
Filed under Breaking News, News, Top Five

WEB EXCLUSIVE Five colleges visited campus to give upperclassmen an opportunity to learn more about the admissions process on Friday. The University of Denver, Hobart and William Smith Colleges, Northeastern University, the University of Colorado at Boulder and Bard College all represented their scho...

Overseas for college

STUDYING ABROAD Jocelyn Friday (’09), left, and a classmate hold up numbers to represent their 2013 graduation from the University of St Andrews. After majoring in computer sciences and mathematics and earning her BSc at University of St Andrews, Friday earned her MSc from the University of Edinburgh.

Gray Timberlake, Senior Reporter
February 14, 2019
Filed under News

Attending college overseas can give students a focused education with independence, all for a fraction of the cost of schools in the United States. “Finances of international schools is a huge draw for students,” College Counseling Director Rebecca Munda said. “The cost tends to be lower than most s...

Seniors work on college applications

Seniors Wellsley Cohen and Natalia Varni work on college applications during the college counseling workshop. They specifically focused on writing their supplemental essays today.

Cassie Eskicioglu, City Life Editor
October 10, 2018
Filed under News, Web Exclusive

WEB EXCLUSIVE Convent & Stuart Hall seniors participated in a college counseling workshop today designated specifically on college application work in Syufy Theatre. “I think it is great that we get time to work in school on our college applications,” senior Amelia Estes said. “With voll...

College counselors advise students and parents

College Counselors Cesar Guerrero, Rebecca Munda and college counseling associate Kelly Whalen address the Senior Class during a college information session. The counselors talked to students and their families about how to stay on track during the college application process and what resources and support they will receive.

Caroline Thompson, Senior Reporter
August 29, 2018
Filed under Breaking News, News, Web Exclusive

WEB EXCLUSIVE Convent & Stuart Hall college counselors hosted an information night today for the senior class and their parents to help prepare them for the college application process ahead. “We were strongly recommended to go to the panel tonight to learn about crucial parts of the college...

College information sessions commence

College Counseling Director Rebecca Munda and University of Delaware representative Chuck Liddiard set up in the gallery for the first college information session of the year. College representatives from schools across the country are scheduled to visit through November.

Jordan Russell, Sports Editor
August 27, 2018
Filed under News, Web Exclusive

A University of Delaware information session in the gallery today kicked off the college visit season, with representatives scheduled to visit throughout the fall. “The information sessions are an opportunity for the representative to share information about their school,” College Counseling Director R...

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