Entries by Megan Dorsey


Rankings Do More Harm Than Good

This year I’m featured on the Unigo.com expert panel.  This week the first column was released with experts all over the country answering a question about college rankings: “How important are college rankings when choosing a college.” In the past fifteen years I’ve seen the ranking frenzy reach the level of ridiculous.  Colleges are thinking […]

Doing Things Poorly

I’m a perfectionist.  I come by it honestly.  When I was in high school my dad tore out and replaced the tile in our front hall four times until he got it just right.  So when I decided to start a college advising blog, I wanted it to be perfect.  My new website sat here […]