Is Physics Really Necessary?

Question: Is physics really necessary if my daughter (a high school sophomore)  is better at AP Bio? It’s the only AP she thinks she can do well, and she has no other “rigor”. The counselors say colleges like to see physics but we thought she could take it senior year if really necessary. She is…

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Ivy Chances for Freshman?

Question: I am in 9th grade and have a GPA of 4.0, I’m in my school’s volleyballteam and a member of a karate club. Furthermore I’m a volunteer at a local nursing home. Will I have a chance to get into Ivy League?   “The Dean” does not do admission “chances” and, even if I…

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