University of Texas senior Dan Treadway writes in The Huffinton Post:
Applying to schools is the fun part. It’s a blast to imagine yourself in different parts of the country, waving from a postcard while you traverse the mountains that I thought existed in the state of Texas.
We need to hook this guy up with all the desperate, stressed-out seniors waiting on college decisions. (By the way, in his post he gives his own “grizzled” advice on how to apply.)
About the blogger
Alex Friedrich reports on higher education issues for MPR News. Among the stories he has covered: the fall of the Berlin Wall, aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, collapse of the I-35W bridge in Minneapolis, 2003 Moscow suicide bombing and 2004 presidential elections in the Republic of Georgia. He holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Georgia and a master’s in European political economy from the London School of Economics.