Ruth McGhee

Ruth McGhee
Ruth McGhee is a University Counsellor at St. Michaels University School.
Canadian Universities Tour

Another Great University Tour in the Books

37 students, 4 chaperones, 7 nights, 9 cities, 12 university campuses*, dozens of SMUS alumni, countless questions asked and application decisions made. This was...

UK Universities on the Ground: Snapshot Impressions

I had the great fortune to be in the UK this past summer for nearly two weeks, touring a dozen university campuses from London...

East Coast Campus Visits Part I: Places and People

The Fitbit monitor read 20,805 steps. It was one very full day of walking – walking to subway stops, through train stations, around university campuses,...

Beyond the Bubble: Making a Successful Transition to University Life

University decisions are being finalized as I write; students are making plans about residence life and starting course selections for their first year at...
SMUS Senior School student in class

University Pre-Requisites: The Devil is in the Details

It was the week leading up to Spring Break, and they were knocking on my door in the University Counselling office with increasing regularity....

Time to Think About Your Summer!

There may be a chill in the air, but the crocuses are blooming and days are staying lighter longer, all key signs prompting us...