Pittsburgh Prep News

Congratulations! Now what? Advice from Pittsburgh Prep

Congratulations! You’ve made it: the acceptance letter has been received, the shower shoes have been packed, and the posters have been carefully selected to promote your aesthetic taste. You are now ready to begin your first year of college!


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Go-Getters Get Better Letters!

A Guide to Letters of Recommendation Good letters of recommendation are an essential component of your college applications. An excellent letter complements and completes the

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Mental Health in the Time of College and Covid

Over the last decade, I have seen a tremendous number of students who have faced depression, anxiety and other mental health trauma in college-bound students. In fact, this rate has nearly doubled since 2011…

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5 Essential Relationships to Develop this Year

Relationship-building is a skill we will use in almost every aspect and time of our lives. With the ever-increasing importance of building professional and personal networks, studies on the significance of building trust in every industry, and the value of having deep and meaningful relationships to your life, it’s never too early (or too late) to begin cultivating strong, positive relationships with the people around you, especially as you return to in-person learning.

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