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ACT Acquires ACAC

ACT recently announced  the acquisition of the American College Application Campaign® (ACAC).  The American College Application Campaign is a nationwide initiative that encourages underserved students to pursue postsecondary educational opportunities. Leadership teams in 50 states plus the District of Columbia … Continue reading

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Counselors That Change Lives

Congratulations to the nine counselors selected by Colleges That Change Lives as their 2019 Counselors That Change Lives. School counselors provide the necessary support for college bound students to navigate the college admissions process and achieve their goals. Lade Akande, … Continue reading

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Cheers For College Bound Initiative

We attended the annual College Bound Initiative celebration this week. Congratulations to the 2018 scholar graduates on their tremendous accomplishments. High school graduations are around the corner and these students are college bound! Applause to the CBI counselors whose extraordinary … Continue reading

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Will it Become Law that High School Students Apply to College?

As reported in USA Today, two New Mexico lawmakers are promoting their proposal to require high school juniors to either apply to at least one college or demonstrate they have made other post-graduation plans. The bill is being sponsored by … Continue reading

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Counselors That Change Lives

Counselors are an invaluable resource for all high school students. The support they provide college bound students is essential. The following counselors have been selected by Colleges That Change Lives as their 2018 Counselors That Change Lives: Beau Baker, Academic … Continue reading

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Congratulations College Bound Initiative

The CollegeBound Initiative (CBI) Celebration on May 30th honored Darren Walker, President of the Ford Foundation, and Melissa Brenner, Senior Vice President of Digital Media at the NBA, with special recognition to Paula Dofat, Director of College Counseling at the affiliate school … Continue reading

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Noteworthy Graduation Speeches

With the 2017 college graduation season underway, commencement speakers are sharing their wisdom and advice with this year’s graduates.  A collection of inspirational speeches was recently published in The New York Times. Read what these speakers had to say.

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