Studying for Finals

Even though it is only May, some schools are starting final exams this week. Regardless of when you take your finals, preparation is key. You need to plan and work diligently so you can study ...

It's Only High School

“Teenage girls, please don’t worry about being super popular in high school, or being the best actress in high school, or the best athlete. Not only do people not care about any of that the ...

Scheduling College Visits

With thousands of universities all over the nation (and world if you are looking internationally) picking which ones to visit can be a little tricky, especially when every school is just a little bit different ...

Finding Your Passions

Passion – it is such a broad term, especially when it applies to teenagers. What is passion within the confines of high school? More importantly, how do you find your passion during high school? Most ...

Creating Your Schedule

February marks the beginning of scheduling classes for the next school year. It is already time to think about that?! With dozens of options for APs, honors, and electives, the process can be pretty overwhelming ...

Impatiently Waiting

Well Smart Girls, by now all of your college applications are turned in. First of all, congrats! It was a rough, busy semester, but you no doubt rocked it. Now that all of this college ...

Always Write

Ironically, writing about why you should write is not the easiest. Sometimes, expressing my love for words leaves me absolutely wordless, and as a self-proclaimed journalist, that is oftentimes a rare occurrence. Writing is a ...