The College Application Essay: Ten Survival Tips for Students and Parents

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Lisa Itzkowitz
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Wednesday, June 13, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
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Find out what colleges are looking for in students and their college application essays. This workshop provides a perfect head start for kids leaving for the summer or for those who want food for thought while they’re developing an essay topic over the summer. Get professional insights and advice on the Common Application prompts, and how to select the one that best tells your story. We’ll fill you in on the writing strategies to follow— AND TO AVOID— to sound your best on paper. Plus: Sample essays that work and tips for anxious parents. Details 

Led by Freddi Greenberg
Founder of Purple Pen Essays, a college application advisory.  The former editor-in-chief of Child, American Health for Women and Nick Jr. Family, she has completed Harvard’s Summer Admissions Counseling Institute.  She is the college essay advisor at East Side Community High School, NYC. 

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914-472-7176
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