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Brie C

ClassicAcademic TutorCollege Counselor
EducationEarned a B.A. in the Plan II Honors Program (interdisciplinary arts and science research) from the University of Texas at Austin and graduated with honors with a thesis studying psychology, biology, English, rhetoric, and history
HobbiesRanch life, animal care and rehabilitation, writing, and horror, science fiction, and fantasy novels
Test Prep
Academic SubjectsAmerican Literature, British Literature, World Literature, Composition, Creative Writing, Journalism, AP English Language & Composition, AP English Literature & CompositionBiology, AP Biology, Molecular Biology, Physiology, Human Anatomy and Physiology, Marine Biology, Oceanography and Marine Biology, Environmental Science, AP Environmental ScienceUS History & Government, World Civilizations/World History, European History, AP European History, US History, AP US History, AP World History, AP Art History, Western Philosophy, Eastern PhilosophyPsychology, AP Psychology, Gender Studies, Philosophy, Parenting & Child Development, Food & Nutrition, Film Studies/Film Integration/Media
General Strengthsacademic writing, organizational skills, managing test anxiety, speed reading skills, creative writing, study skills, reading comprehension, technical writing, standardized test advisement, literary analysis, students with learning differences, test-taking psychology, college-level courseworksummer enrichment planning, major advisement/selection, editing and proofreading college essays, social science programs, financial aid (need-based aid), resume review/evaluation, transfer student application process, pre-college summer programs, course selection for high school, science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) programs, non-traditional student application process, college research and advisement, course selection for undergraduate programs, journalism programs, humanities programs, business school applications, college list building, film programs, public health programs, highly selective colleges/universities specialization, high school selection, transcript analysis, extracurricular/resume development, application review, personal statement brainstorming and composition, business programs, scholarship search (merit-based aid), liberal arts school specialization, interview skills, art portfolio building and review
Related ExperienceExtensive college prep tutoring experience, advocate and tutor for students with disabilities, researcher and fiction editor, writing producer and teacher