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Use the Secrets of Screenwriting to Write Your College Essay
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Use the Secrets of Screenwriting to Write Your College Essay

Road2College Road2College- June 1, 2020 0

    The perfect time for students to start writing college essays is NOW! It may sound like a broken record, but encouraging students to ... Read More

Colleges Say They Want Students With Passion, But What Does That Mean?
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Colleges Say They Want Students With Passion, But What Does That Mean?

Anna Seltz Anna Seltz- May 16, 2020 0

Sit in on any college information session and you will invariably hear the admissions representative say they are looking for students with passion. Not only ... Read More

What I Would Have Done Differently When I Was Applying To College
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What I Would Have Done Differently When I Was Applying To College

Allison Schwartz Allison Schwartz- April 20, 2020 0

Almost all my friends have decided where they will be going to college next year. So it’s time to pass on my bits of advice ... Read More

The 13 Most Haunting College Admissions Errors
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The 13 Most Haunting College Admissions Errors

Road2College Road2College- August 1, 2019 0

Seniors who plan on applying to college early decision/early action should keep in mind that EARLY is the operative word here, and not wait until ... Read More

10 Tips for Staying Sane While Writing College Application Essays
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10 Tips for Staying Sane While Writing College Application Essays

Elizabeth Benedict Elizabeth Benedict- July 20, 2019 0

Writing College Admission Essays Writing college application essays is so different from the type of writing students are used to doing for high school classes. ... Read More

43 Phrases You Should Avoid In a College Admission Essay
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43 Phrases You Should Avoid In a College Admission Essay

Caroline Koppelman Caroline Koppelman- July 10, 2019 0

When most students are writing their college admission essay, they aren’t thinking about the Essay Readers at colleges whose entire job is to sort students’ ... Read More

Common College Essay Mistakes To Avoid Before Hitting Submit
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Common College Essay Mistakes To Avoid Before Hitting Submit

Road2College Road2College- July 9, 2019 0

The January 1 college essay deadline may not be around the corner, but time flies..and the sooner your student begins to work on his/her essay, ... Read More

What’s The Single Best Piece Of Essay Writing Advice?
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What’s The Single Best Piece Of Essay Writing Advice?

Road2College Road2College- June 19, 2019 0

Regardless of whether it's crunch time for your high school senior who may have been "a little lax" about applying to college, or whether your ... Read More

College Essay Examples That Worked And Why
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College Essay Examples That Worked And Why

Road2College Road2College- June 11, 2019 0

When writing college admission essays some people debate whether it's helpful or not to read other students' essays for inspiration. We think it's worthwhile to ... Read More

Don’t Second Guess Your Student’s College Essay Ideas
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Don’t Second Guess Your Student’s College Essay Ideas

Road2College Road2College- October 6, 2018 0

This is a sincere message to parents (and other adults who help students apply to college), from a writing professional who deals with high school ... Read More

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