Important Information for Recently Graduated Seniors

Dear Graduating Senior: Congratulations on your graduation from Northwood! I enjoyed all of the festivities leading up to commencement. Unfortunately, I had to leave for our LEAP course in Tanzania as you were lining up to march to the tent. My quick departure meant I didn’t get to say congratulations and goodbye to most of … Continue reading Important Information for Recently Graduated Seniors

Requesting Teacher Recommendations

Yesterday was the final session of the series of workshops on the college search for Northwood juniors. We focused on Asking Teachers For Recommendations. Here are the handouts and the presentation: ASKING FOR TEACHER RECOMMENDATIONS slides (2019) How to ask teachers for recommendations Extra Common App teacher rec request form Extra Northwood rec request form … Continue reading Requesting Teacher Recommendations

Important Information for Graduating Seniors

By now, most colleges and universities have notified applicants of their decisions. Many students have chosen their college/university, while others are still deciding. Here are some things that all seniors need to know: Spring break is the last chance to visit colleges before you’ll have to choose. Try to attend a formal “admitted students day.” … Continue reading Important Information for Graduating Seniors