The Pioneer

The Pioneer

Mai Ly Degnan for NPR

Making the Most Important Decision of Your Life From Your Living Room

April 24, 2020

About a month ago, the path of the second semester of my senior year was looking clear. Although the receival of college decision letters was nerve-wrac...

How to Prepare For College

How to Prepare For College

November 14, 2018

For each grade at West Orange High School (WOHS), the dreaded word, “college,” means a different thing. For Freshman, it’s the place in the far fut...

If you Thought High School Alone was Tough...

If you Thought High School Alone was Tough…

May 14, 2018

As an 18-year-old senior in high school, I’m waiting to hear back from colleges. Applying to colleges is one of the most stressful and drawn-out process...

March Madness Preview

March Madness Preview

March 26, 2018

The tournament that captivates the sports world during March is the NCAA March Madness. The teams in the tournament and the brackets for the tournament...

The Cheapest Places to Pursue Education Abroad

The Cheapest Places to Pursue Education Abroad

March 7, 2018

Canada Canada has been known to offer lower priced universities that are just as good as American Division 1 institutions. On average, international...

The Price of Education

The Price of Education

December 11, 2017

WEST ORANGE, Nj -- West Orange High School (WOHS) is essentially a daycare. Teenagers don’t listen, the staff is underpaid, and education time is taken up ...

College: The Debtor's Burden

College: The Debtor’s Burden

December 1, 2017

WEST ORANGE, Nj -- The first major tuition raise occurred at Harvard University in 1970. It went into effect in the fall of 1971, and was raised from $2...

Preparing for College With TCI

Preparing for College With TCI

February 24, 2017

The Collegiate Institute (TCI) is a four year academic program in the school that looks to prepare students for more rigorous courses. Students participate...

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