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June 1, 2020
Five Tips for Crafting an Effective Activities Resume
Beth Anne Spacht

Living in quarantine doesn’t mean life gets put on pause. But it does change the way we consider the definition of “extracurricular.” And to be honest, it’s a change I’ve hoped to see for many years! It’s important not to narrowly interpret extracurricular activities to mean “what I do after school, through my school.” The reality is that we want to know where you dedicate your time.

May 19, 2020
Dear High School Juniors: We Get It. And We've Got You.
Beth Anne Spacht

COVID-19 has greatly disrupted your life. We know.
It may change the way your college application looks and reads. We get it.
And, so, we want to provide this reassurance. We’ve got you.

Tom NicholasTom Nicholas
Senior Assistant Director of Admission 


A Richmond alumnus (Class of 2007), Tom has been working and blogging for the Office of Admission since he graduated. He loves his alma mater and the city that shares its name.

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Beth Anne SpachtBeth Anne Spacht
Assistant Director of Admission


Beth Anne was a double major at Richmond (English and Latin American & Iberian Studies) and now enjoys helping prospective students discover the best of her alma mater.

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