Student Stories

Finding a Financial Fit


Feb 12, 2013 Tuition Intuition 0 Comments

Too often when students go through the process of finding their “best fit” college, they focus almost entirely on finding the right academic, social, or intellectual fit.   As a result, many college lists are crafted without regard to whether or [...]

On Curiosity


Jun 13, 2022 Student Stories 0 Comments

Einstein’s theory of relativity tells us that large objects bend space and time around themselves to generate gravity. From my seven-year-old students I developed my own theory: children warp your [...]



Apr 19, 2018 0 Comments

There was this woman that worked at Pirate’s Cove (the water park where I worked). Her name was Holly, and I’d never met her, but the crew that had met [...]

Chef John


Apr 19, 2018 Student Stories 0 Comments

You should never substitute kosher salt for plain salt in a recipe, for an equivalent volume does not mean an equivalent weight. This knowledge wasn’t born of experience; I learned [...]

My Approach


Feb 5, 2013 My Approach 0 Comments

As an independent college counselor and educational consultant, I specialize in the college admissions process. I approach students with respect and optimism. I am often humbled by the trust my [...]