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InLikeMe Newsletter – June 27, 2013



A Favorite from Boulder to Boise 


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Summer Do List for Rising Seniors: Common Application, College Visits, Resume & More

Summer is a great time to get a jump start on college admissions. With some thoughtful planning and organization, you’ll make progress on applications and essays …. and still have time for hanging out at the beach, movies, friends and sleeping late.

Summer Activities to Strengthen Your College Application

College admissions officers will tell you that a “productive summer” can enhance your opportunities for admission. Interesting and meaningful experiences are definitely among the best ways to stand out in the crowd.

TestRocker Discounts for InLikeMe Readers End June 30 

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The ACT will offer a test on September 21st.  InLikeMe’s combined SAT / ACT / PSAT calendar is available in PDF format for convenient download and easy printing.

June Checklist for High School Juniors

College admissions springs into high gear during the second semester of 11th grade.  Juniors:  Here is your college admissions checklist.


Test Timer Watch Helps Students on ACT

Many students spend valuable test time checking the clock to figure out how much time is left and if they are on pace to finish.


Six Ways to Improve SAT and ACT Scores: Reading, English and Writing

Vocabulary, reading comprehension, grammar and usage are core components of the SAT and ACT college entrance exams.

ACT or SAT?: Choosing the Right Exam For You This Princeton Review book can help you decide based on an assessment of  your strengths, weaknesses and personal test-taking skills.


Choosing a Great Topic for Your Application Essay

Summer is a great time to get a jump start on application essays…. 

New Essay Prompts and Other Changes Announced for 2013-14 Common Application


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