Cynthia Hammond Davis thought she would be a nurse, until she walked in to a class and the day’s assignment was to dissect an animal… check out the article on our site 🙂 https://collegeandcareeradvice.wordpress.com/2018/01/10/tell-me-something-cynthia-hammond-davis/ Advertisements

Cynthia Hammond Davis thought she would be a nurse, until she walked in to a class and the day’s assignment was to dissect an animal. She walked out and never went back. The daughter of two pastors, Hammond Davis graduated from Maple Springs Bible College and Seminary majoring in Biblical Studies. She became an ordained […]

Check us out in The Washington Post! Leslie Atkin leads a college essay workshop at Wheaton High School in Maryland on Oct. 17. (Bonnie Jo Mount/Washington Post) https://collegeandcareeradvice.wordpress.com/2017/11/16/students-race-to-craft-forceful-college-essays-as-deadlines-near/ #collegeadvice #careeradvice #careers #jobsearch #lifechange

Leslie Atkin leads a college essay workshop at Wheaton High School in Maryland on Oct. 17. (Bonnie Jo Mount/Washington Post) Find a telling anecdote about your 17 years on this planet. Examine your values, goals, achievements and perhaps even failures to gain insight into the essential you. Then weave it together in a punchy essay […]

Viewpoint discussion “Preparing for College” useful information for parents and students!

Beginning in October, Cynthia Davis will be offering online classes for 8-11th grade high school parents. All you need is a computer, phone or a headset. Price is reasonable. To join, simply email Cynthia at: chammonddavis@yahoo.com  

The new SAT will soon arrive on a wave of bold promises. The College Board has said its redesigned admission test would contain “no more mysteries.” Instead of being a riddle to solve, it would correspond with high-school curriculums and better reflect what students have learned. The pitch sounds good. But is it true? In […]

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