Admissions Live host, Ashley Hennigan, and colleague Sheila Chabot check in from the New York State Association for College Admissions Counseling annual conference at Ithaca College. From presentations, panels and networking events to the reaction from Jeff Selingo‘s keynote address, check out this year’s conference buzz.

Taken from the live broadcast, June 7, 2012.


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NYSACAC Conference 2012

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