Dean Furda

August 30, 2017

After Hurricane Harvey

I have been to Houston many times over the course of my admissions career: I’ve spent time with good friends, eaten great meals, and had inspiring […]
August 11, 2017

You Denied Me

The other evening I participated in a college panel with colleagues from Columbia and Harvard. This college conversation has become my pre-season for the annual fall […]
July 20, 2017

Penn-Specific Essay 2017 – 2018

Congratulations on the successful completion of another school year. After working so hard, you deserve a restful summer break! We know you are balancing multiple priorities […]
June 9, 2017

Play Ball

My eight year old son’s baseball season ended tonight after a 12 to 11 playoff loss in Philadelphia’s Taney Youth Baseball League. The older Taney Dragons […]