The Common Application
Daily Counselor Update

November 13, 2013

As promised, we are sending daily updates regarding system performance and support. We will continue this communication as long as there is news to share.

Help Center Maintenance. The Help Center will undergo a planned maintenance outage from 9PM ET Saturday 11/16 until 3AM ET Sunday 11/17. During that time, visitors to the Applicant and Recommender Help Centers will see a web page instructing them to contact us by email. Despite the outage, the support team will be staffed 24/7 as normal and will be responding to all inquiries.


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Board of Directors  

Thyra Briggs 
Harvey Mudd College 
Eric Furda 
University of Pennsylvania 
Past President 
Carey Thompson 
Rhodes College 
Senior Counselor 
Michael Pina 
Greens Farms Academy 
Danya Berry 
Dayton Early College Academy 
Jennifer Desjarlais
Wellesley College  
Heidi Green 
Fayetteville-Manlius High School 
Monica Inzer 
Hamilton College 
Kevin Kelly 
University of Massachusetts Amherst 
Greg Roberts 
University of Virginia 
Gail Sweezey
Gettysburg College 
Gil Villanueva 
University of Richmond 
Chris White 
The Gary and Jerri-Ann Jacobs High Tech High 
Ex Officio Non-Voting  Rob Killion
Executive Director
Common Application
Aba Blankson, Director of Communications
The Common Application, Inc.