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College Scoops with Moira McCullough

College Scoops with Moira McCullough

Moira McCullough, founder of College Scoops, came to the studio to tell Lisa Marie Latino about her website.

College Scoops is designed to make college trips easier. The site serves as an insider’s guide on where to eat and hang out on and off campus. Usually when students visit college campuses with their parents, the school shows them all the formal stuff. College scoops provides information that allows students to get a better feel for the environment.

“The key thing is: what happens behind the scenes?” McCullough said. “How do you get a feel for the campus? Is this a place where you want to call home? Do you want to spend 80 thousand dollars at this school each and every year for the next four years?”

Moira came up with the idea after having a bad experience on a college trip with her son. She has three children, two who are in college and one who is still in high school.

College Scoops with 140 colleges online and works with 900 student ambassadors. The site gets all its information through current students and their families and friends, through word-of-mouth and Instagram.

“Students want to share why their campus rocks,” McCullough said. “They love sharing the information.”

To learn more, visit their website and follow them on Instagram.

For everything Garden State, visit HipNewJersey.com.

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Lisa Marie Latino

Lisa Marie Falbo (Latino) is CEO and executive producer of Long Shot Productions, a full-service media production company based in Fairfield, New Jersey. Latino’s career has produced numerous commercial, corporate, and entertainment programs that have taken her throughout the United States as well as Europe. In 2014, Latino co-launched Hip New Jersey a lifestyle program featuring the latest trends around the Garden State. She serves as the television show’s executive producer and host. Hip New Jersey can be seen on HometowneTV, NJ on Air and HipNewJersey.com. Latino has appeared on a wide variety of local television, network cable, and radio shows, including TLC’s Cake Boss, SNY’s Oh Yeah and on WFAN Sports Radio. She also works in-season for the New York Giants Radio Network, and has served as an adjunct broadcasting professor at Seton Hall University. In 2016, Latino added published author to her lofty resume with the release of her debut novel, Ten Years Later. In 2017, “TYL” won Best Fiction at the Independent Authors Book Expo. Latino graduated from Montclair State University in 2006 with a degree in broadcasting and speech communication.

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