On this day in 1859, John Dewey was born in Burlington, VT. Happy 155th Birthday to the late John Dewey!  (at Teachers College, Columbia University)

On this day in 1859, John Dewey was born in Burlington, VT. Happy 155th Birthday to the late John Dewey!  (at Teachers College, Columbia University)

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Ostinatos day! #teacherscollege #columbiauniversity #creativityandproblemsolving #randallallsup (at Teachers College, Columbia University)

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Ostinatos day! #teacherscollege #columbiauniversity #creativityandproblemsolving #randallallsup (at Teachers College, Columbia University)

Admission Tips from Margaret Okada: “What do I want to do with my life?”

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Every summer I speak with prospective applicants who ask “what can I be doing now to prepare for my application in the Fall?” The first thing I always recommend is to take a deep breath. I then ask, “What do you want to do with your life?”

This takes many students back because what they want to do is to get into a graduate program. However, what many don’t realize is that the students that get the most out of their graduate experience are those that have a clear sense of how they intend to use the degree once they graduate.

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