Mashable: How teens transform their online identities in order to get into college

Mashable: How teens transform their online identities in order to get into college. “Online profiles are now just another part of a student’s background like a GPA or extra-curricular activities. College admissions officers routinely check social media, with 35 percent of those surveyed by Kaplan Test Prep saying they have checked applicants’ social media postings. Of those, 42 percent said that what they found had a negative impact on the student’s application.”

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