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UBC Updates

October 21, 2011 by  
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The UBC information event held last Monday, October 17th, was very forthcoming with important updates that all prospective applicants should be aware of for Fall 2012. In addition to announcing the general application deadline being moved forward to January 31st, 2012, the admissions and enrolment team shared their new “Holistic Approach” to improving the overall […]

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How to Keep Studying for the SAT Interesting – Part 2

October 19, 2011 by  
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The SAT contains 19 sentence completion questions. Students are asked to select the correct word from a list to complete any blanks in a sentence. The key to doing well on this section is having a strong vocabulary base to pull from. A good amount of your SAT prep time should be designated to strengthening […]

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What is the PSAT

October 12, 2011 by  
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If you’re in Grade 10 and you are considering a major or program of study in a university in the U.S., the Preliminary SAT (PSAT), also referred to as the National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (NMSQT), is a standardized test that precedes the SAT and gives you ‘preliminary’ skills practice in critical reading, math reasoning […]

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Sir Charles Tupper Presentation

October 5, 2011 by  
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Students today face an overwhelming number of adult decisions that will ultimately affect their educational and professional futures. Options Solutions’ very own Melinda Giampietro will be addressing these issues in a presentation at Sir Charles Tupper in Vancouver on October 6th at 7:00. This presentation is designed for students in grades 10 – 12 and their parents; however, it is […]

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