College Blogs


On the College Tour Circuit

Wildwood 11th grader Zach F. takes us along on the Junior East Coast College Trip. 

College Visits

Juniors Rachel H., Maya H., and Sarah S. Report from the Road: Part 4


Post 4 of 4

Today was a bitter-sweet day in the big apple. It was our last day in Manhattan, but we visited two amazing schools! We started out the day by eating breakfast at the hotel and checking out of the hotel. We then took the subway to Columbia University and Barnard! When we arrived to …

Posted by in Wildwood School College and University Visits on Wednesday April 16, 2014 at 06:10PM
0 comments get link
0

Juniors Rachel H., Maya H., and Sarah S. Report from the Road: Part 3


Post 3 of 4

Today was our 1st full day in Manhattan! We had two colleges on our schedule and a Broadway show. The first college we visited was The New School, and we had to get up bright and early in the morning and take the subway to Greenwich Village. The New School is in a really fun and …

Posted by in Wildwood School College and University Visits on Wednesday April 16, 2014 at 06:09PM
0 comments get link
0

Juniors Rachel H., Maya H., and Sarah S. Report from the Road: Part 2


Post 2 of 4

Our second official day in Poughkeepsie was delightful. We started the day off with an early breakfast at our hotel, and were off by nine o’clock to tour Marist College. Half of the group fell in love with the campus while the other half wasn’t as interested, it was very entertaining to …

Posted by in Wildwood School College and University Visits on Wednesday April 16, 2014 at 06:08PM
0 comments get link
0

Juniors Rachel H., Maya H., and Sarah S. Report from the Road: Part 1


Post 1 of 4

Hello from Poughkeepsie! The junior college trip is well on its way. It is our first full day and we’ve already had so much fun and seen three amazing schools. Yesterday, the day started at 4 a.m. when we met at the airport and checked our bags. Our flight was at 6 a.m. The joys of group …

Posted by in Wildwood School College and University Visits on Wednesday April 16, 2014 at 01:28PM
2 comments get link
1

Compelling Takeaways from Our Week of East College Visits

Wildwood School: Head of School Landis Green at MIT  Wildwood School: Director of College Counseling Amy Abrams at Tufts University
From L-R: MIT, Tufts University

Our week East ended with great visits to Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Tufts, both in Boston. Admissions professionals at both schools were very gracious, as were the people we met at every school we visited this week: Haverford, University of …

An Insightful Visit at Brown University and Rhode Island School of Design (RISD)

Wildwood School: Director of College Counseling Amy Abrams at Brown University  Wildwood School: Head of School Landis Green and Director of College Counseling Amy Abrams at Rhode Island School of Design (RISD)
From L-R: Brown University, RISD

During our visit to Brown University and RISD yesterday, the importance of thought was a theme we heard at both schools. Colleges are looking for students who are heading off to school being able to think, create, and take risks.

At RISD, the admissions …

Visiting with Alumni Rhys Dubin, '11, at Yale University

Head of School Landis Green and Rhy Dubin, Wildwood Alumni Class of 2011 at Yale University
On the third day of our east coast college visits, Amy and I were excited to make our way to Yale University to visit with Rhys Dubin, '11, who graduated from Wildwood two years ago. Rhys is a staff writer for the Yale Politic, a quarterly magazine, and regularly posts articles in the Yale Daily.

Wildwood Alums Gather in NYC

Wildwood School Alumni New York Dinner 12-2013  Wildwood School Alumni New York Dinner 12-2013
I was able to reconnect with some of our alumni living in the New York area over dinner at Carmine's on 44th Street. Director of Admission Emma Katznelson, Director of College Counseling Amy Abrams, and I were joined by Augusta Dayton, Will Pfeffer, Sibba Hartunian, Emily Higgins, Isabel Lasker, …

Greetings from the East Coast!

Wildwood School: Director of College Counseling Amy Abrams at Haverford College  Wildwood School: Head of School Landis Green and Director of College Counseling Amy Abrams at Penn  Wildwood School: Head of School Landis Green and Director of College Counseling Amy Abrams at Columbia  Wildwood School: Head of School Landis Green and Director of College Counseling Amy Abrams at The Manhattan School of Music
From L-R: Haverford College, University of Pennsylvania, Columbia University, Manhattan School of Music

Amy Abrams, Director of College Counseling, and I started our week of college visits on the east coast at 4 schools in 2 states! Having visited Haverford, Penn, Columbia, and the Manhattan …

2013-2014 College and University Visits at Wildwood

Each year, Wildwood welcomes over 100 college admission representatives to its middle and upper campus. This year, Reed College was the first to visit in mid-September. Since then, the following colleges and universities have or will be visiting Wildwood: 

Agnes Scott College
American University
Bard …

Posted by Chay Thaopaset in Wildwood School College and University Visits on Wednesday September 11, 2013
0 comments get link
0

Choose groups to clone to:


Sorry, no posts were found.

Choose groups to clone to:


K–12th grades, authentically progressive since 1971.

Elementary School

12201 Washington Place
Los AngelesCA 90066
(310) 397-3134

Middle and Upper School

11811 Olympic Boulevard
Los AngelesCA 90064
(310) 478-7189
powered by finalsite