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By Anita Weiss, Assistant Director of Recruitment, Columbia University

People sometimes ask why would high school students attend an academic program during the summer? Although there are myriad reasons, our students generally fall into two categories.

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Posted on 29 Apr 2022 4:30 AM

Join us for a special presentation by Marie Schwartz – Founder & CEO – TeenLife Media, Princeton and Harvard Graduate and learn what it takes to succeed as a student in today’s uncertain and competitive world.

Then don't miss the exclusive presentation by Marie Schwartz on 10 Skills Teens Need to Succeed.

Meet with Student Ambassadors, American Universities, Student Athlete, Admissions & Financing Experts and more!

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Posted on 03 Apr 2022 4:55 AM

Are You Thinking About College Athletics in the U.S.A.?

Then don't miss the exclusive opportunity to meet Meet Renata Fast, Olympic Medalist and Clarkson University Graduate at the US College Expo!

Meet with Student Ambassadors, American Universities, Student Athlete, Admissions & Financing Experts and more!

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Posted on 02 Apr 2022 10:11 PM

We’re excited to announce Michael “Pinball” Clemons, Canadian Sports Hall-of-Famer as a Special Guest Speaker at the U.S. College Expo!

Meet with Student Ambassadors, American Universities, Student Athlete, Admissions & Financing Experts and more!

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Posted on 17 Mar 2022 3:47 PM

Are you looking to attend a U.S. College?

Meet U.S. College Admissions representatives and guest speakers at our
Virtual U.S. Colleges Admissions Networking Event
Thursday, October 28, 2021
6:00pm - 8:00pm EDT

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Posted on 22 Oct 2021 5:51 AM
At Prepskills, we know how challenging it can be for our students/families to manage finances on both sides of the border.
 
Great news! I wanted to share this incredible opportunity provided to our families by RBC. Please see below information.
 
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Posted on 21 Aug 2021 6:48 AM

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Posted on 07 May 2021 6:06 AM
This panel will discuss the power of online games (E-games). We are at a pivotal point in time in this field. Some are concerned about such games due to the potential negative effects they may have on people, while some are excited about this new medium we could leverage for positive social impact and education. The panelists will dive into the good, the bad, and the complicated questions that need to be brought to the surface in order for E-games to have the positive impact they are capable of.
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Posted on 09 Apr 2021 1:18 AM

Keynote Speaker: 3 Keys To Unlock Your Dream Career

Dr. Karyn Gordon, CEO DK Leadership & Founder
 
You will learn:
  • Why so many young people are feeling anxious about finding a career
  • How the career landscape is different today
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Posted on 09 Apr 2021 12:22 AM
Delaney Jane, Juno nominated singer and songwriter will be performing at our Virtual Virtual U.S. College Expo Canada
Saturday, May 1st, 2021
12:30 PM EST – LOG IN!
 
12:45 PM EST – See Delaney Jane perform
 
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Posted on 02 Apr 2021 3:56 AM
Virtual US College Expo Canada
Saturday, May 1st, 2021
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Posted on 14 Mar 2021 10:21 PM

Hello Families,

It was a pleasure meeting you online Tuesday to provide an overview of the U.S. College Admissions pathway!

Parents, as a mother of 3 boys, I know the critical path to the finish line may feel like a daunting task.
BUT, It doesn’t have to be!

SUCCESS IS A GROUP PROJECT - and the Prepskills team is here to help!

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Posted on 23 Jan 2021 5:21 AM

Academic pressure can be a burden for even the brightest and most talented students out there. Sometimes this pressure can push you to reach your true potential, while other times it can limit your desire to give it your full effort and cause a lot of stress. Students at any point of their academic journey can experience this pressure and it’s good to know how to deal with it when it comes your way.

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Posted on 16 Dec 2020 6:05 AM
Virtual US College Expo Canada
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Posted on 02 Dec 2020 8:10 PM

Unibuddy today announced a new partnership with Prepskills. This partnership will support Canadian students who are looking to move to the US for college with their application process, by connecting them with a current student in the US – who has been through the journey before.

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Posted on 18 Oct 2020 2:23 AM

Joanna Severino, Founder & President of Prepskills and Justin Souto, a Sterling Hall School Grade 6 student joined us for a conversation about esports.

Justin likes video games, plays soccer and basketball in school and became interested in esports when he was about 4 years old and found he enjoyed playing sports (tennis) computer / electronic games.

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Posted on 21 Sep 2020 4:13 PM