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2009-09-24 07:30:00

BALTIMORE, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- ConnectEDU, (www.connectedu.net) the Web-based leader in empowering students to manage their education and launch their career, today announced from the National Association for College Admission Counseling Conference (NACAC) that it has acquired CollegeZapps, a leader in college application processing. This latest strategic initiative builds on the company's acquisition of PrepHQ in July 2008 and combines ConnectEDU's expertise in electronic document...

2009-07-20 14:26:00

LOS ANGELES, July 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Common Application, the 35-year-old not-for-profit organization that revolutionized the college admission process, and Docufide, Inc., the nation's leading provider of high school and postsecondary e-transcript services, today announced an important partnership. Effective immediately, several thousand secondary schools under contract with Docufide may now electronically deliver their transcripts to any of the nearly 400 Common App member...

2008-11-11 12:00:21

High schools in the country's eighth largest public school system are using virtual technology to level the playing field for their socioeconomically disadvantaged college applicants. Students unable to meet admissions officers on campus can now personally express their qualifications, initiative and potential through secure, quick-format online video from CollegeSupplement.com. Click here for ABC-6 on-site news report "Many of our kids are exceptional postsecondary candidates with...

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