Check out our January newsletter that is packaged with helpful information you won’t want to miss! Parents are welcome to sign up for our classes hosted by Needham Community Education and students are encouraged to register for upcoming virtual college fairs. Lastly, we’ve shared an extensive database of summer and afterschool STEM programs that are

Popp & Associates 2018 Gift Guide

The holidays are coming, and we are happy to offer our best shopping tips for the favorite teen in your life! Check out our December newsletter for unique gift ideas. Happy Holidays!
We are excited to share that Mindy Popp was featured in The Boston Globe in the Help Desk article “When it comes to your child’s extracurriculars, experts say focus on ‘building a life and not a resume’.” In addition to Mindy’s recommendations about extracurricular engagement, the title of the article highlights a value emphasized on
On September 25, Mindy Popp was featured in the BostonVoyager Magazine article “Meet Mindy Popp of Popp & Associates in Wellesley Hills.” To learn more about the history of P&A, our unique approach to college counseling and our new initiative, College Admissions Academy, please read here. Our September newsletter also shares information about upcoming fall
Our January newsletter has arrived! Read here to see our advice for college essay writing in a recent Teen Vogue article, learn about upcoming college and summer program fairs, find out how to support the good work of Love Your Melon, and much more!

How to Manage College Applications Stress

Teen Vogue recently featured tips from Mindy Popp, founder of Popp & Associates, in the December 27th article “How to Manage College Application Stress.” Read here to discover how to make the last days of application work for the Jan 1 deadline stress free!

What Colleges Want In Freshmen

Mindy Popp was quoted in the recently published article “What Colleges Want In Freshmen This Fall” in baystateparent Magazine. The article, written by Kathy Sloan, highlights colleges’ priorities when considering applicants for admission. Higher education professionals share insight that parents and college-bound students should not miss! Check out the article here.
The October newsletter is here, and we have lots to share! Check out P&A in the Press to read media articles about the benefits of college tours and how to navigate the college athletic recruitment process featuring Mindy Popp and Tom Walsh, P&A’s athletic counselor. Although the fall college fair season is coming to a
Mindy Popp was featured in the U.S. News & World Report article “3 Creative Summer Jobs for College, Grad Students.” If you’re a student searching for summer jobs, don’t miss these tips! Thank you to Kelsey Sheehy for sharing our thoughts!  
Happy New Year! I hope that 2014 is off to a great start for all of you. While we wait for Regular Decision news to arrive this spring, there are a few priorities to keep in mind in addition to submitting remaining applications: Work Hard in School– I know, second semester senior year has arrived,