The name John Dragone is a familiar one to many in the Finger Lakes. Dragone has assisted hundreds of students and their parents with the college planning process over the past three decades. He has served as a high school counselor, admissions officer at both a 4-year college and a community college and career counselor at the college level. Since 2012 Dragone has owned John Dragone College Guidance Services, LLC, a private practice through which he assists students with the college- and career decision-making processes.
Dragone will host a weekly podcast called Talking College with College Planning Expert John Dragone. The podcast will feature John’s own expertise as well as that of expert guests from colleges. It will cover a variety of topics of interest to high school students and their parents, such as understanding college entrance tests, how to choose a college, role of parents in the college process, choosing a college major, navigating the college admission and financial aid processes and much more.
The podcast will air every Thursday at 4 p.m. debut Thursday, March 3 on the FingerLakes1.com YouTube Channel. If you are unable to view it when it originally airs, recorded versions of the podcast will be available on the FingerLakes1.com YouTube Channel as well as other major podcast platforms.
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