Getting into an elite American university is a dream of promising high school students and their parents. But what are the in's and out's of applying to these schools? What are common misconceptions? What sets apart one applicant from the sea of others? What's it like to live so far away from family for the first time?
Come hear admissions experts, alumni and current students from the most sought after US universities talk about the process and experience.
Talks: "10 Hidden Realities of US College Admissions" and "FAME - Elements of a Winning Application"
Panel Conversation: Recent alumni discuss their experiences as students in US universities.
Speakers' Bios:Since 1990, Paul Kim has helped clients gain admission to Ivy League, top-tier colleges and graduate programs and full-time positions with Fortune 500 and other globally respected firms. Paul was an admissions interviewer at Harvard University for 15 years and for Columbia Business School for 10 years. At Columbia, Paul was hired to serve as a resume coach for 1st year MBA students. Paul earned his BA degree with Honors from Harvard University, his MBA from Columbia Business School and a JD degree from Rutgers Law School.
Lawrence Linker is Co-Founder and CEO of MBA Admissions Consulting firm, MBA Link. MBA Link was founded on the principle that getting into a great business school is an exercise in personal and professional development. MBA Link utilizes best practices from leading executive coaches and offers a service unique among MBA consulting companies worldwide. Lawrence holds a BS in Business Administration from Georgetown University and an MBA from Cornell.