Name: Alia Burton; Job title: Admissions Counselor; Hometown: Philadelphia, PA
With today's next post, I'll begin a summer-long occasional series introducing you to the MIT Admissions Officers.
I'm back! A few words on the Harvard Admissions Institute and such.
The coolest thing that never happened to me... plus, the journey back Boston way.
A visitor's guide to Harrisburg, PA, with original soundtrack by Billy Mack.
Sam and Shana have gone to look for America, starting in Philadelphia.
A few thoughts on last night's episode of the reality television show "The Scholar"...
I am often asked what we admissions officers do during the summer. Frequently, people assume that we get a several month long summer vacation like students do. But that's not the case; admissions is a year-round job, and while we're not doing any admitting over the summer, there is still a lot of work to be done.
To those of you who have siblings: what's the one piece of sibling-related parenting advice you'd give to parents?
It's my pleasure to introduce you to our current team.