Category Archives: College

WHEN IS THE RIGHT TIME TO START MY COLLEGE SEARCH?

Your college search is a lot like planting a garden. First you till the soil. Then you sow the seeds. Next you weed out unwanted growth and then you reap the harvest! Continue reading

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Looking for a Summer Camp? Why Not Try Santa Fe?

US Performing Arts has the most incredible theater intensive this summer at Santa Fe University of Art & Design. Why? Because many years ago I had an epiphany. I was teaching in the St. Louis area and a colleague invited … Continue reading

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Change is in the Air and it’s Good!

When you think of summer camp you certainly don’t think of Broadway or New York City but our very successful Broadway Conservatory, Musical Theater Camps, Acting Camp and Dance Camp attract students from all over the world. In all honesty … Continue reading

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New Year’s Resolution

Now that 2011 is waning in our thoughts it seems that everywhere I go I hear people talking about their New Year’s resolutions. Mostly I’m hearing people talk about the same old changes that have plagued mankind for generations. Lose … Continue reading

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The College App

For high school seniors now is the time to begin to organize your approach to your college applications. Continue reading

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Rejection?

I have spent the weekend consulting with students who were either over-the-top elated at their college acceptances, confused about which college to choose for what they deem to be their future, or were just plain devastated at what they believe … Continue reading

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Now That the Colleges Have Replied…What Next?

Whether you are a parent or a student when you look back over the blur of the past year it must seem amazing that you survived the mountains of paperwork, campus tours, tests, and deadlines. Just when you were heaving … Continue reading

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The Changing Landscape of Dance

Everyone dances. Some just won’t admit it! From the moment a child comes into the world he begins to dance. Every exploration of movement is a form of dance. Every turn of the head, every extension or contraction of limb … Continue reading

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Current Thoughts in the College Admissions World

As seniors wait for the thick envelope to arrive in their mailbox announcing their acceptances to college, and high school juniors are looking ahead to the end of their most challenging academic year and the preparation of their college applications, … Continue reading

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Is Applying to College a Crap Shoot?

Students across the country took SATs last Saturday and there are more to come. It’s fall and for high school seniors planning to go on to college it is the rite of passage. It goes something like this. First the … Continue reading

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