Top of the Class

By Crimson Education

Hear from Harvard graduates, Olympiad medalists, charity founders, science fair winners, college admission experts and more. We get their practical tips and advice so you can do the same. This podcast is powered by Crimson Education - visit crimsoneducation.org to learn how to apply to the world’s top universities and create your own extraordinary extracurriculars.

  1. 1.
    Our Guest Is Stuck In An ELEVATOR! Oh, and we're now on Slack...
    3:59
  2. 2.
    #17 How An Extracurricular Expert Evaluates Student Activities
    20:01
  3. 3.
    #60 The Winners of TGCC - The World's First Global, Virtual Case Comp For High Schoolers
    35:30
  4. 4.
    #59 How Will Got Into YYGS and Made Evatt Nationals On His First Attempt!
    27:25
  5. 5.
    #58 How This 16-Year-Old Got Internships Through LinkedIn and Built A Coding Community
    40:02
  6. 6.
    #16 How 'Name, Image, Likeness' is a Game Changer For Student Athletes
    29:05
  7. 7.
    #57 The CEO Of Revoteen Talks Connecting Teens To Opportunities
    35:13
  8. 8.
    #56 How Non-Profit Status Helped Sciencious Reach Thousands!
    31:45
  1. 9.
    #55 Interning at Musk's Neuralink, Blockchain, Making Luck and Studying at Stanford
    50:35
  2. 10.
    The AP Mini Series - Why AP Psychology is a Fantastic Foundation for College
    27:03
  3. 11.
    The AP Mini Series - How to Nail AP Calculus with Mr Simpson
    20:44
  4. 12.
    The AP Mini Series - How to Crush Computer Science A with Mr Chang
    27:41
  5. 13.
    #54 The Youngest Ever Chess Grandmaster, 12-year-old Abhi Mishra, Talks Training, Competing and More
    26:57
  6. 14.
    #15 The 5 Hurdles in the Race to College Admission
    45:00
  7. 15.
    #14 Why Some Amazing College Applicants Get Rejected
    24:38
  8. 16.
    #53 One of the Youngest TEDx Speaker on Reforming Education and the Challenges for Advanced Learners
    37:10
  9. 17.
    #52 Scripps National Spelling Bee Champion Breaks Down Spelling Levels and Gives Training Tips
    25:07
  10. 18.
    #51 How a 15-year-old Made a Chatbot that Saves Lives
    36:11
  11. 19.
    #13 Why APs Matter More Than Ever
    16:29
  12. 20.
    #11 How I Got In - Harvard Scholarship Student on the Highs and Lows of the Application Process
    1:00:39
  13. 21.
    Introducing Comments Section! Share Your Thoughts, Feedback or Shoutout
    1:18
  14. 22.
    #50 How Nanotech Could Solve the World's Biggest Problems
    26:44
  15. 23.
    #10 How I Got In - From Brazil to Mexico to Stanford - Isadora's Journey to Her Dream School
    40:47
  16. 24.
    #49 How Daksh is Fighting COVID-19 in India
    32:31
  17. 25.
    #9 How I Got In - How Gui Engineered His Way Into UPenn, Columbia, Yale and More!
    31:56
  18. 26.
    #48 How This 16-Year-Old Helped Build a $2M Bubble Tea Business
    30:22
  19. 27.
    #8 How I Got In - Why Georgia Tech was Angelika's Dream School for Aerospace Engineering
    30:37
  20. 28.
    #7 How I Got In - MIT Admit Shares Her Essays, Extracurriculars and How Crimson Helped
    37:36
  21. 29.
    #6 How I Got In - Oxford Law Admit on Showing Passion, Interviews and Interning
    32:58
  22. 30.
    #47 How Meera Broke Her Phone Addiction to Research Gene Editing and Get an Internship
    32:13
  23. 31.
    #46 Tips from a 14-Year-Old with Two Published Books on Amazon
    18:04
  24. 32.
    #5 How I Got In - Oxford PPE Admit on Exam Stress, Debating and Why He Chose PPE
    17:10
  25. 33.
    #4 How I Got In - Duke and UCL Admit Talks Managing US & UK Applications and Starting a Drone Club
    25:21
  26. 34.
    #45 How a 15-Year-Old Raised $100,000+ for Charity with Vanilla Extract
    31:40
  27. 35.
    #3 How I Got In - Wharton and Yale Admit Talks Subjects, Extracurriculars and More
    44:39
  28. 36.
    #2 How I Got In - Stanford Admit and Her Strategist Talk Authenticity, Scores and Essays
    45:18
  29. 37.
    A Message From Me to You on Reaching 10,000 Downloads!
    1:10
  30. 38.
    #12 College Tips - Top Tech Careers High Schoolers Need to Know and How to Prepare Now
    27:29
  31. 39.
    #44 How to Pave a Path to Management Consulting During High School
    28:22
  32. 40.
    #1 How I Got In - UChicago Admit, Sylvia, Reflects on Her Essays, Extracurriculars and Why UChicago
    43:30
  33. 41.
    #43 How Sid is Helping Students Find the World's Best Competitions
    35:04
  34. 42.
    #11 College Tips - Would I Go to Wharton Again? With Wharton Alum, Rohan Tibrawalla
    22:46
  35. 43.
    #42 Designing Solar Cells, Writing Best Sellers and Having a Boss Mentality
    40:08
  36. 44.
    #10 College Tips - Got a Dream School? Here's What You Should Have Instead
    25:55
  37. 45.
    #41 How Sport Psychology Can Help Students Focus, Stay Motivated and Smash Exams
    29:12
  38. 46.
    #9 College Tips - The Founders Trend and Why it Won't Always Get You to Top Unis
    18:00
  39. 47.
    #40 How a 15-year-old Turned a Newsletter Into a Global Social Change Media Company
    34:12
  40. 48.
    #8 How to Effectively Research Your Future University with Oxford Grad, Evelyn Wu
    28:30
  41. 49.
    #39 How a TED Talk Unlocked Anagha's Potential
    36:56
  42. 50.
    #7 College Tips - How to Prepare for a Career in Finance and Investing
    24:46

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