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TALKING COLLEGE: What’s Great About Community Colleges (podcast)

TALKING COLLEGE: What’s Great About Community Colleges (podcast)
Editor's Note: This podcast originally aired on February 16, 2023. On this edition of Talking College, John Dragone is joined by special guests Matthew Stever and Mehegan Murphy from Finger Lakes Community College. The trio ... more
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TALKING COLLEGE: Scheduling and Experiencing an Awesome College Visit: A Step-by-Step Guide (podcast)

TALKING COLLEGE: Scheduling and Experiencing an Awesome College Visit: A Step-by-Step Guide (podcast)
Editor's Note: This podcast originally aired on May 4, 2022. Admissions and College Planning Expert John Dragone is back in studio for another episode of Talking College. John does a deep dive into the college ... more
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TALKING COLLEGE: Obsessing on Gaining Admission to an Elite College Makes Students Sick (podcast)

TALKING COLLEGE: Obsessing on Gaining Admission to an Elite College Makes Students Sick (podcast)
Editor's Note: This podcast originally aired on May 5, 2022. Admissions and College Planning Expert John Dragone is back in the Fingerlakes1.com studio. John speaks about prospective college students' battle while trying to gain admission ... more
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TALKING COLLEGE: What Makes a College Good? (podcast)

TALKING COLLEGE: What Makes a College Good? (podcast)
Editor's Note: This podcast originally aired on November 10, 2022. One question that always will be asked during the college planning process is, what makes a college good? Host John Dragone has the answer for ... more
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TALKING COLLEGE: The Right Way to Choose a College (podcast)

TALKING COLLEGE: The Right Way to Choose a College (podcast)
Editor's Note: This episode originally aired on March 31, 2022. On this edition of Talking College with Admissions and College Planning Expert John Dragone, John helps students guide through the right way to choose a ... more
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TALKING COLLEGE: Easy and Proven Steps to Choosing a College Major and Career (podcast)

TALKING COLLEGE: Easy and Proven Steps to Choosing a College Major and Career (podcast)
Editor's Note: This program originally aired on March 17, 2022. In the second part of a series on choosing a college major and career, John Dragone talks about what he looks for in students for ... more
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TALKING COLLEGE: How to Choose a College Major and Career (podcast)

TALKING COLLEGE: How to Choose a College Major and Career (podcast)
Editor's Note: This episode originally aired on March 10, 2022. In this edition of Talking College with Admissions and College Planning Expert John Dragone, John discusses his process helping prospective students determine what major and ... more
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TALKING COLLEGE: What is a Liberal Arts College and What Can You Do With a Liberal Arts Degree (podcast)

TALKING COLLEGE: What is a Liberal Arts College and What Can You Do With a Liberal Arts Degree (podcast)
Editor's Note: This episode originally aired on April 14, 2022. On this edition of Talking College, John Dragone is joined by Dr. Tom Drennen and Dr. Craig Talmage from Hobart and William Smith Colleges. The ... more
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TALKING COLLEGE: The Role of Parents in the College Process (podcast)

TALKING COLLEGE: The Role of Parents in the College Process (podcast)
Editor's Note: This podcast originally aired on April 7, 2022. In this edition of Talking College with Admissions and College Panning Expert John Dragone, John talks about the roles parents should take in the college ... more
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TALKING COLLEGE: Excessive Student Loan Debt Can Ruin Lives

TALKING COLLEGE: Excessive Student Loan Debt Can Ruin Lives
EDITOR'S NOTE: This edition of Talking College originally debuted in March 2022. Student loan debt has become one of the most talked about problems during the past few years. On this week's edition of Talking ... more
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TALKING COLLEGE: With So Many Colleges Being Test-Optional, Do I Really Need to Bother Taking an SAT or ACT? (podcast)

LIVE AT 4 PM: With So Many Colleges Being Test-Optional, Do I Really Need to Bother Taking an SAT or ACT? (podcast)
Talking College with John Dragone returns to tackle one of the more recent developments in the college planning process. With many institutions moving to being test-optional, should the SAT or ACT tests be taken? John ... more
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TALKING COLLEGE: What Students with a Disability Must Know and Do Before Enrolling in College (podcast)

TALKING COLLEGE: What Students with a Disability Must Know and Do Before Enrolling in College (podcast)
Editor's Note: Watch the premiere LIVE on the FingerLakes1.com YouTube channel at 4 p.m. On this special edition of Talking College with John Dragone, John is joined by Julie Yindra. Julie is the Director of ... more
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TALKING COLLEGE: What High-Schoolers Should Consider When Choosing a College for Pre-Med (podcast)

TALKING COLLEGE: What High-Schoolers Should Consider When Choosing a College for Pre-Med (podcast)
Editor's Note: Watch the premiere LIVE on the FingerLakes1.com YouTube channel at 4 p.m. On this edition of Talking College, John Dragone is joined by Elly Mons. Elly is the Director of the Health Professions ... more
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TALKING COLLEGE: What’s GREAT About Community Colleges (podcast)

TALKING COLLEGE: What’s Great About Community Colleges (podcast)
Editor's Note: Watch the premiere LIVE on the FingerLakes1.com YouTube channel at 4 p.m. On this edition of Talking College, John Dragone is joined by special guests Matthew Stever and Mehegan Murphy from Finger Lakes ... more
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TALKING COLLEGE: New Vision Medical: An Amazing Hospital-Based Career Exploration Program for High-Achieving Seniors (podcast)

TALKING COLLEGE: New Vision Medical: An Amazing Hospital-Based Career Exploration Program for High-Achieving Seniors (podcast)
Editor's Note: Watch the premiere LIVE on the FingerLakes1.com YouTube channel at 4 p.m. On a special edition of Talking College, host John Dragone is joined by four guests to discuss an amazing program aimed ... more
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TALKING COLLEGE: Why Higher Acceptance Rates for Early Decision Applicants Can Be Misleading (podcast)

TALKING COLLEGE: Why Higher Acceptance Rates for Early Decision Applicants Can Be Misleading (podcast)
Editor's Note: Watch the premiere LIVE on the FingerLakes1.com YouTube channel at 4 p.m. John Dragone returns to the studio for a new topic on Talking College. Early Decision is one of several options prospective ... more
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TALKING COLLEGE: What Makes a College Good? (podcast)

TALKING COLLEGE: What Makes a College Good? (podcast)
Editor's Note: Watch the premiere LIVE on the FingerLakes1.com YouTube channel at 4 p.m. One question that always will be asked during the college planning process is, what makes a college good? Host John Dragone ... more
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TALKING COLLEGE: Mastering the Financial Aid Application Process (podcast)

TALKING COLLEGE: Mastering the Financial Aid Application Process (podcast)
Talking College with Admissions and College Planning Expert John Dragone tackles the financial aid area of the college planning process on today's edition of the podcast. John covers how different the process can be from ... more
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TALKING COLLEGE: Understanding the Five College Admission Plans (podcast)

TALKING COLLEGE: What Makes a College Good? (podcast)
Editor's Note: Watch the LIVE premiere on the FingerLakes1.com YouTube channel at 4 p.m. With a new school year in full swing, John Dragone returns to the FingerLakes1.com Studio for a new season of Talking ... more
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