Finding the right fit

Charlotte moms share lessons on campus visits

March 13, 2017 Lee Shulman Bierer

Right about now, as the parents of sophomores and juniors are scheduling flights, renting cars, making hotel reservations and booking spring break campus tours, this whole “college thing” becomes eerily real. I thought this would be a good occasion to […]

For Students

Don’t catch “senioritis”

March 6, 2017 Lee Shulman Bierer

I received an interesting telephone call midmorning this past Friday from a student of mine, a senior whom I worked with over the last two years. She already knows she’ll be attending an out-of-state university this fall. After our initial greetings, […]


USC Upstate noted for 2016-17 Fulbright Scholars

March 1, 2017 Heidi Finley

The University of South Carolina Upstate in Spartanburg was announced as one of the leading producers of Fulbright Scholars. USC Upstate was recognized by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs as a university that produced multiple […]

Finding the right fit

4 things not to do on your campus visit

February 20, 2017 Carolina College Bound

High school spring break is the best time to see a campus in full swing; with students shuffling to classes, a cappella groups serenading and individuals and groups demonstrating their viewpoints. It’s when you’ll get your most honest read on […]

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