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Juniors receive dozens of letters and brochures from colleges, but how can they stand out in their applications?

Make yourself a better college candidate over summer break

by Yesenia Montenegro , Editor June 20, 2019

1.Find a volunteer opportunity Volunteer work is one of the biggest factors that colleges look for in potential students. Volunteering shows engagement, leadership, and time management, and it's something...

Oh, the places you'll go: Garrett Wiehler studies his United Nations passion at American University

Oh, the places you’ll go: Garrett Wiehler studies his United Nations passion at American University

by Tory Spruill, Photo Editor May 12, 2017

Garrett Wiehler will be attending American University at the nation's capital to study international service. "American University has one of the top ten International Studies programs, and that's my...

LHSsees2020: JD Ensor and Madeline Wodaski pledge allegiance to American University

LHSsees2020: JD Ensor and Madeline Wodaski pledge allegiance to American University

by Olivia DuBro, Editor-in-Chief May 9, 2016

"I'm coming to Washington, D.C. to do the people's work." -Ken Buck JD Ensor and Madeline Wodaski are jumping into the American dream at American University. Both students are looking forward to...

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