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Last Minute College Application Reminders

Last Minute College Application Reminders

Two more days before the common application deadline—you’re panicking, thinking about how you can further improve your application. Relax. You’ve made it this far—you’ll be fine. ...

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Why I’m Still Suffering From PSBD (Post Summer at Brown Disorder)

Why I’m Still Suffering From PSBD (Post Summer at Brown Disorder)

After spending a full three weeks at Brown University’s Pre-College Program from July 23rd to July 12th, I’m still suffering from a particularly severe and self-diagnosed case of ...

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Erik Kimel at Penn: Preparing you for what’s next

Erik Kimel at Penn: Preparing you for what’s next

The Penn Social Entrepreneurship Movement (PennSEM) recently invited Erik Kimel, the Director of Brand Activation for Harry’s, to the University of Pennsylvania to talk about his ...

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Notes, Insights and Takeaways of an aspiring college entrepreneur from CS 183: How to start a Startup by Sam Altman

Notes, Insights and Takeaways of an aspiring college entrepreneur from CS 183: How to start a Startup by Sam Altman

This was originally posted in my personal blog: http://doitchoco.wordpress.com/ Everything that you’ll be reading in this document are notes taken down from CS183 which is a Stanf ...

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My Greatest Failure Actually Wasn’t

My Greatest Failure Actually Wasn’t

Wobbly but still on my feet, I suited up as I selected the most stylish clothes in my limited wardrobe. "Today is a big day," I reassured myself. Today was going to be the day tha ...

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The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge: Frozen in Action?

The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge: Frozen in Action?

Despite the insane number of videos flooding my News Feed, I haven’t succumbed to the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. (The physical-getting-drenched-with-freezing-cold-liquid part, at l ...

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Ibang Klaseng CAMPamilya: CAMP Study Abroad Conference 2014

Ibang Klaseng CAMPamilya: CAMP Study Abroad Conference 2014

If you’re an ambitious high school student drawn to the idea of studying abroad but have absolutely no idea where to start, then CAMP Philippines is for you. About CAMP (College A ...

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Explaining the phenomenon known as the “Matthew Effect”

Explaining the phenomenon known as the “Matthew Effect”

In one of the small towns surrounding Lake Tiberias, there was once a man who was deeply reviled by everyone in his community. He was considered to be a traitor, supporting the “e ...

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Stanford Pre-Collegiate Summer: Better than the movies

Stanford Pre-Collegiate Summer: Better than the movies

It’s like the movies; maybe a little better I was given the privilege to experience being at a world-renowned university for 3 weeks.  I ate at the dining hall, slept at the resid ...

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Rejection: How to Overcome this Evil

Rejection: How to Overcome this Evil

As any other Ivy-dreamers, my eyes were fixated to a 5.5-inch screen displaying a kind of the most important letters I had ever received since 1997. My hands were vibrating. My li ...

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