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22 May 2017
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81 LikesComments Off on Personal Statement Classes

Jonathan will be teaching four workshops the summer of 2018 to help students write outstanding personal statements for their college applications. The classes will take place July 9 -12,  July 30 – August...

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26 January 2017
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Before reading the passage, go to the very end of the essay, and read the prompt in the box. It will contain the essay’s theme. Note it. Then, read the...

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19 July 2016
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102 LikesComments Off on Imagery: Impact Your College App Essay

One key to moving readers through writing is to create images, language that evokes feeling through visual or auditory sensations. The writer who can move people to feel will have...

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19 July 2016
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103 LikesComments Off on Paying for College: Expensive Colleges Can Be Much Cheaper Than You Think

This piece from The New York Times shows how private schools may be much more affordable than realized. It may “pay” to apply to the more expensive schools as they have...

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