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The Endless Perks of a Single Gap Year

One year. Twelve months. 365 days. 1.27 percent of an average American lifespan. This doesn’t seem like much, does it?  Yet somehow, this small amount of time seems as threatening as the view from the edge of a cliff when you leave it wide open.  But perhaps that is the[Read More…]

by April 4, 2015 0 comments Guide - Top, Guide Columns, The Guide

Students Learn Amid Absence From Academics

While most students begin courses at Georgetown just months after graduating from high school, some accepted students are opting to take a gap year before embarking on their university careers. The Wall Street Journal reported in December that a Higher Education Research Institute at the University of California, Los Angeles[Read More…]

by April 5, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News

Taking Time Off, Learning Life Lessons

While most students begin courses at Georgetown just months after graduating from high school, some accepted students are opting to take a gap year before embarking on their university careers. The Wall Street Journal reported in December that a Higher Education Research Institute at the University of California, Los Angeles[Read More…]

by April 5, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News