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An Introduction to 21st-Century American Colleges, Universities, and Applications: A Webinar for U.S. Expatriates and Their Children

The American system of post-secondary education changes frequently, especially in the midst of a global pandemic. In the first half of this webinar, college counselor and President of Crimson Coaching, Dr. P. (Dominique Padurano, Ph.D.) describes the current state of the United States’ varied system of colleges and universities, as well as the general application process, both of which have evolved considerably since the 1980s and '90s. During the second half of the webinar, Dr. P. counsels students and parents living abroad on what they can do during each year of high school in order to best prepare themselves for the application process to U.S. colleges and universities.

Dr. P.’s Bio

magna cum laude graduate of Harvard College, former student at France’s prestigious Sciences- Po (Institut d’EĢtudes Politiques), and speaker of four languages, Dr. P.’s own international experience is profound. As a college counselor, she’s helped students from the UK, Europe, and the Middle East gain admissions to Harvard, Princeton, and other top U.S. colleges. Learn more about Dr. P. at, or contact her directly at info@crimsoncoaching.comwith questions about webinar content.