Joanna Nesbit, Freelance Writer

Joanna Nesbit

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  • 9 Reasons to Use the Career Center Before Senior YearApril 2019

    Graduating from college without laying the career groundwork doesn't guarantee a good start. Here's why your career center is such an important tool.

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  • 15 Things to Understand about Your Expected Family ContributionFebruary 2019

    Your "expected family contribution" dictates everything about what kind of financial aid your family can qualify for. It's critical to know what it is and how colleges treat it to understand bottom-line costs.

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  • What to Know about Health InsuranceJanuary 2019

    Younger millennials and Gen Z'ers don't know a lot about how health insurance works, but they need to get up to speed. A primer on what they should understand.

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  • How to Help a Reluctant Student with College PlansJanuary 2019

    The college search process is overwhelming, and students can struggle with it for all kinds of reasons. Here's what might be going on with your child and how to help.

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  • From Mold to Mice: How to Deal with Dorm Room IssuesNovember 2018

    Colleges and universities work hard to provide quality dorms for students, but sometimes issues come up. Students should let someone know so they can help.

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  • All About the CSS ProfileSeptember 2018

    The CSS Profile is an in-depth financial aid form that some colleges require. Here's what to know about it.

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  • How to Let Go of Debt ShameDecember 2018

    The first step to releasing any shame around debt is acknowledging you have it. Out loud. Then you can begin the process of getting unstuck.

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  • 7 Tips to Prepare for College Move-InJuly 2018

    College move-in is an exciting and emotional time for everyone. This piece for University Parent will help students decide what they really need (hint: not everything they think they need).

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  • How to Bring out Your Child's Inner ChefOctober 2017

    Subway Subculture blog -- Getting your kids into the kitchen offers surprising benefits, from life skills to healthy habits.

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  • 8 Clever Ways to Get Your Kids to Eat Their VeggiesOctober 2017

    Subway Subcuture blog -- No one much likes overcooked broccoli, even grownups. But when kids get involved and have some say, even the pickiest eater will find something they like.

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  • Royal Scot hotel overviewDecember 2016

    What to know about Victoria's family-family Royal Scot hotel, one of our family's favorite spots.

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  • National Park Inn at Mt. Rainier overviewSeptember 2016

    Overview of what this Mt. Rainier inn offers to families while they're visiting the national park.

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