Registration and masking are required. This program is intended for high school students working on their college applications.
This is the same event as the Common App presentation on October 11th at the Main Library. You do not need to attend both sessions.
Meet your presenter: Mary Sue Youn
Ms. Youn joined Bright Horizons College Coach in 2007 after many years in college admissions. At College Coach, she presents webinars regularly on all aspects of the admissions, as well as counsels individual families. Her most recent position was at Barnard College of Columbia University, where she served as the Senior Associate Director of Admissions. Ms. Youn was responsible for coordinating admissions recruitment travel, and training and directing the application reading and review process. She chaired the admissions committee and reviewed thousands of applications from both first-year and transfer admissions applicants. Ms. Youn held primary responsibility for recruiting all applicants from New Jersey. Prior to her tenure at Barnard, Ms. Youn was an admissions counselor at Whittier College and directed the merit scholarship process for the college. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Cornell University. She began her admissions career as an alumna admissions volunteer for Cornell while completing graduate work in psychology at Claremont Graduate University. She is active in both the national and New Jersey divisions of the Association for College Admissions Counseling, and has presented at both regional and national conferences on current admissions trends. She is also a proud Montclair resident since 2000, active town volunteer, and parent to two children in the Montclair schools.
Check out our other College Readiness Programs:
Crafting an Essay
Wednesday, September 28th | 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. | Main Library Auditorium | Registration Required
One-on-One Essay Feedback
Saturday, October 8th | 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. | Main Library Teen Room | Registration Required