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  • "Finding College STEM programs that are right for your student" from Dare 2B Digital Conference, 3/1/14

    There are many STEM programs in wonderful universities and colleges across the nation! Below are the names of some I received from professional educators and colleges, as well as comments. Also a few links for internship or camp-type activities to learn more about the world of STE(A*) M…

    Nancy Wigley speaking at Dare 2B Digital 2014(A* is for Artistic/Creative Arts students)

    College programs recommended:

    • Harvey Mudd College, Claremont, CA
    • Smith College
    • Purdue University
    • U of Connecticut
    • Dartmouth College
    • Binghamton University (SUNY)
    • Georgia Institute of Technology
    • SUNY Stony Brook
    • U of Central Florida
    • Bryn Mawr College
    • Whitman College
    • U of Washington
    • U of Pennsylvania
  • High School Student? Second Semester? Do I need an Independent Counselor?

    Time flies when you're having fun!--or just raising a family. Suddenly you realize it's January, not even early January, but mid-to-late January! Should you panic? When is the right time to start looking for an independent college counselor, and really, do you need one? 

    Well, that's two questions:  First, Do you need one?