Student Stories Spotlight

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Madeleine Karydes
Madeleine Karydes

Madeleine attended UC Berkeley and double-majored in English and Media Studies. She is now an integral part of the Empowerly team.

Wondering what it’s really like to work with the Empowerly community? Of course, we think our program is pretty spectacular… but that’s just us. Hear from real students as they reflect on their experiences with Empowerly and advice they have to offer you.

With a program curriculum that encompasses everything from (A)dmissions to (Z)oom interviews, there’s something for everyone. No matter where you start in your college admissions journey, our counselors can help you reach for the stars! 

Here are three of our past students, explaining their academic trajectory with Empowerly in their own words.

This student explains how Empowerly helped him grow beyond just academics. Extracurriculars, networking, and mentorship all make your talents shine.

This student shares how Empowerly helped her grow and explore different science paths to ultimately discover her true passion.

This student shares how Empowerly reduced his stress as he faced an overwhelming workload in his senior year, helping him gain acceptance to his top school.

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