• How Prior Prior Year changes the game

    Mar 14, 2016

    In the current college application cycle students have to wait until January of their senior year to submit for federal student aid. (And really, who gets their taxes done in January? Making the submission time more like February or March.) This deadline is poorly aligned with the college application calendar, creating obstacles for students trying […]

  • Why we still love Raise.me

    Mar 14, 2016

    Last month we told you that we decided to join Raise.me. Since then, some educators have raised questions in the Huffington Post and The Gazette about how the program truly benefits students. Steve Nelson, head of a Manhattan high school, points out some areas where Raise.me needs more transparency. Nelson writes, “There is no evidence […]

  • Interview with Tess Wilner ’16

    Mar 14, 2016

    Tess Wilner ’16 Economics and business major Spanish minor Women’s Softball Team From Maple Grove, Minnesota What made you decide to come to Cornell? Originally, I heard about Cornell College through Coach Ness. She contacted me, and I starting researching Cornell and was very intrigued by One Course At A Time. I thought it provided […]