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08/28/2015
Angela Garcia offers students an inside look at the college planning resources available through Big Future, and provides tips about how to get started with the college planning process.
08/05/2015

Students looking to build a career focused on helping people better manage and understand their finances have a new scholarship opportunity available to help them reach their goals.

07/21/2015

If you know a teen who will be a high school junior or senior this fall, you know a teen who should be thinking about the college application process this summer. As former head counselor in Georgia’s DeKalb County Schools, I saw 95 percent of my advisees go to college, so I know the difference early college planning can make. It allows students to break the application process into manageable chunks and eliminates the pressure of having to do everything all at once.

Q&A on June SAT Printing Error with Jack Buckley, Senior Vice President for Research
06/24/2015
In this interview with Jack Buckley, College Board's senior vice president for research, All Access delves deeper into the research that informed the decision to not score sections of the SAT administered in the U.S. on June 6 affected by a printing error, and explores the “how and why” behind our ability to provide reliable scores for students.
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Coming Soon: Breakpoint: The Changing Marketplace for Higher Education by Jon McGee
06/12/2015
A new book by Jon McGee, Vice President for Planning and Public Affairs at the College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's University and co-chair of the College Board's CSS National Council will explore the precipice at which higher education finds itself in a time of significant economic and cultural change.
WATCH: New Videos from Robert Morris University's College Affordability Academy
06/09/2015
Watch new videos from Robert Morris University's College Affordability Academy featuring our old friend Bobby Mo and new students like Will Cruise, Missy Class, and Cara Free!
Eric Johnson, Director of Communications for Scholarships & Student Aid at The University of North Carolina
05/26/2015
Financial aid and student debt have become hot topics in higher education, not to mention mainstream media. As the Director of Communications for Scholarships & Student Aid at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, Eric Johnson knows the ins and outs of how we talk about student aid. He recounts his favorite parts of the job, and presents the breadth of disciplines associated with a career in financial aid-- from information design and marketing to politics and behavioral economics.
05/12/2015

Even though Garie Cleveland is in her sixties and just received her associate’s degree in criminal justice, she still longs to be a judge.

“I know that means I have to go to law school but I believe people should go after what they really want,” she says. “I want something out of life!”

A Tale of Two Students: Bobby Mo and Owen Moore
05/11/2015
Will Owen take advantage of the resources on campus to ensure his loans are manageable after college? Or, will he risk his academic scholarships to go swimming with a duck? Find out in this post!
Mary Beth Marks and Robert Hogeda Make their Mark on the Southwest Region
04/30/2015
Separately, Mary Beth Marks is the assistant vice president for enrollment management at Sul Ross State University, and Robert Hogeda Jr. is the educational manager for Higher Education in the Southwestern Regional Office of the College Board. Together, they’re a dream team that is quietly shaping the future of the Southwestern Region. Intrigued? So were we. All Access chatted with Robert and Mary Beth to see what exactly makes their working relationship so special, and why it’s good for Sul Ross State, the College Board and, most important, students.

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