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Stephen Friedfeld

Brown University’s 2017 writing supplements

August 8, 2017, Posted In Supplemental essays
Stephen

Brown University presents applicants with prompts to four supplemental essay questions. Here’s a look at how your child can answer each one: Why are you drawn to the area(s) of study you indicated earlier in this application? If you are “undecided” or not sure which Brown concentrations match your interests, consider describing more generally the … Continue reading Brown University’s 2017 writing supplements

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The Duke University writing supplement 2017

August 8, 2017, Posted In Supplemental essays
Stephen

The following question is optional for all applicants to Duke University. Duke University seeks a talented, engaged student body that embodies the wide range of human experience; we believe that the diversity of our students makes our community stronger. If you’d like to share a perspective you bring or experiences you’ve had to help us … Continue reading The Duke University writing supplement 2017

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Princeton’s 2017 writing supplement

August 4, 2017, Posted In Supplemental essays
Stephen

Short answer questions: Activities: Please briefly elaborate on one of your extracurricular activities or work experiences that was particularly meaningful to you. (Response required in about 150 words) Questions like these are why we stress the importance of a strong extracurricular profile (freshmen and sophomores, take note!). Take this opportunity to provide more details about … Continue reading Princeton’s 2017 writing supplement

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