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Jeannie Borin
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Info For Future College Students & What To Know About The Current College Admission Environment ow.ly/RyFEf @connectocollege #students  
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Today's +Los Angeles Times UCLA, UC Berkeley boost #admissions of Californians, including Blacks and Latinos

- each admit additional 1,000 California freshmen for fall 2016
The University of California ’s flagship campuses have significantly boosted admissions offers to state residents — including the most African Americans and Latinos since voters banned affirmative action two decades ago — officials announced Wednesday.
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Think you need to unplug? How to Survive a Forced Tech Detox (AKA Summer Vacation)@mashable @connectocollege #IRL http://ow.ly/SceS301Cf2b +Mashable 
Yikes -- this campsite doesn't have Wi-Fi. You will survive, we promise. Here's a helpful guide to get you through your tech detox (a.k.a. summer vacation).
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Do you know all your college application choices? The Coalition just released the 58 colleges that will participate this season..#collegetips #collegeconnections   List here:
58 Colleges and Universities Plan to Accept the Coalition Application this Fall. 58 colleges and universities plan to accept student applications from the Coalition Platform this fall. Some schools will accept the Coalition application in addition to current applications, while other schools ...
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a few years back BUT a keeper..."On a day like today, you might feel exhilarated-like you’ve just been shot out of a cannon at the circus-and even invincible. Don’t ever forget that incredible feeling" @google @Plaid_Page +Larry Page +University of Michigan 
Announcement May 2, 2009. Watch the full video of Larry's speech on YouTube. Full transcript: Class of 2009! First I'd like you to get up, wave and cheer your supportive family and friends! Show your love! It is a great honor for me to be here today. Now wait a second.
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"Instead of encouraging students to be “well-rounded,” we should be encouraging them to have both breadth and depth" +Washington Post +Jeffrey Selingo #students #parents 
Depth and breadth of knowledge is important for job success, but so is agility and flexibility to work across complex subject areas.
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Good Read - Great tips! Learn what you can about #financialaid & maximize your $$$ ~ SIX NO-NO’S THAT COULD IMPACT FINANCIAL AID NEGATIVELY

- File your financial forms too late
- Do not increase your salary during this period
- Fail to file Financial Aid Forms, assuming there is no chance for aid
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What are the challenges facing liberal arts colleges? What changes must occur for institutions to thrive? via @IECA @insidehighered

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Professors and presidents consider whether their business models, demographics and programs must change for institutions to thrive.
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High School #Students  Looking For That Competitive Edge - not so healthy +The New York Times @frankbruni @NYTimes #exhausted  
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College Affordability Diagnosis shows sobering picture of #highered @EducationDive @collegefundplan @connectocollege http://ow.ly/wZTT301nb8f +Education Dive 
New Hampshire, Pennsylvania and Rhode Island are among the least affordable states to attend public or private nonprofit higher education institutions, based on family income.
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Thinking about a fun & productive summer? Read this: 10 Ways To Enjoy Summer and Do College Prep @huffpost  #collegeprep   #collegeconnections  
Make sure you find time to relax this summer but also remain productive, active and interested... exercise, read, visit campuses while traveling, keep a ...
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President & Founder, College Connections, LLC ~ http://www.College-Connections.com
Introduction

Jeannie stays on the forefront of current and innovative trends in college admissions and education. This is evident by her vast social and national media presence, membership in the most highly regarded college admissions organizations, public speaking, and attendance at professional college conferences. She also visits colleges throughout the United States building contacts within the admissions staff.

 

Her extensive educational background includes school administrator, counselor, admissions director, teacher and curriculum supervisor in both the public and private sectors. Jeannie received her Masters Degree in Counseling and Education and Bachelor of Science Degree in Sociology/Psychology from the University of California, Los Angeles. She mentored graduate students through the UCLA counselor-training program and is state certified. Jeannie holds a teaching credential issued for life and is a Juilliard School of Music alumnus. She has first hand experience in selective admission auditions for top tier performing arts programs. Jeannie has been awarded Professional Membership with the Independent Educational Consultants Association (IECA), the most credible educational consulting organization in the United States. She is also a Professional Member of the National and Western Association of College Admissions Counselors as well as the Higher Educational Consultants Association.

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98% of our students accepted into their top choice colleges!
Education
  • UCLA
    BS in Psychology
  • UCLA
    Masters in Counseling & Education
  • UC Berkeley
    Psychology
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educational/college consultant
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College Connections, LLC offers all educational services: test prep, educational & college counseling & placement, financial planning, career & assessment services, academic tutoring & athletic advisement, art portfolios, musical & theatrical auditions
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  • College Connections, LLC
    President & Founder, 2003 - present
    Visit us: http://www.college-connections.com Contact us here: http://www.college-connections.com/contact.html
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    President/Founder
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Los Angeles, CA
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