Author Archives: Dean Tsouvalas
StudentAdvisor.com announced the annual Top 100 Social Media Colleges rankings, which showcase the best social media practices at US Colleges and universities. Check out the new list to find out how the top schools are putting their social media channels to best use and get some great ideas for your schools! StudentAdvisor.com and its family of sites (LearningAdvisor.com, ScholarshipAdvisor) are […]
Has the Common App become a nightmare? This year the Common Application has been a “nightmare” according to students applying to college. It seems that the Common App has hit a very serious glitch. This is incredibly bad news as we are just entering the height of college application season. Read our friend Purvi Mody’s, […]
It is all about the college campus tour. One study found that the campus visit is the single largest influence on student application decisions. College Campus tours help students get to know schools more intimately. It easy to research a school, check out their social media profiles, examine locations, majors offered, student/teacher ratio, etc. However, […]
Join thought leader Dr. Charles Severence, an innovator in the MOOC movement, as he shares his insights on MOOCs as a disruptive force in education and how they fir into the larger picture of technology and education.
StudentAdvisor Editor-in-Chief Dean Tsouvalas introduces us to the world of free online learning and shares his top ten reasons for using MOOCs to enhance any professional development strategy.
Martin Luther King’s “I Have A Dream” Speech 50th Anniversary Celebration Today is the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King’s “I Have a Dream” speech. In honor of the life-changing event, we are delighted to share the free, live video stream from the event, “Let Freedom Ring.” Click here and start watching. (You are required […]
Ever wish you could give away money like Bill Gates or Warren Buffett? Well you can now, thanks to Doris Buffett’s Learning by Giving Foundation you have a chance to make a difference in your own community. The Learning by Giving Foundation is an opening a massive open online course or “MOOC” class on effective […]
When applying to college, your dreams matter. Students should apply to colleges outside of their comfort zone and dream big.
When it comes to paying for a college education, the best money is free money. That means grants and scholarships. When it comes to scholarships, there are many resources online – including StudentAdvisor.com’s newest iPhone app, Scholarship Advisor. To make things easier for students looking to fund their education, StudentAdvisor has created a free iPhone […]