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Stephen Friedfeld

Williams College optional supplemental essays 2019

August 14, 2019, Posted In Supplemental essays
Stephen

We recommend that, although the Williams College supplement is optional, you do your best to complete one. It never hurts to provide Williams with more information about your personality, passions and what you could provide the campus community. Note: The Williams Writing Supplement is entirely optional. Please respond to one of the prompts below in … Continue reading Williams College optional supplemental essays 2019

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How to start writing your college essay

May 31, 2019, Posted In Application Essay
Stephen

The Common Application does not go live until August 1, but students should begin working on their admissions essays now. If students are applying to colleges or universities accepting the Common Application the essays will remain the same as last year. Those questions include: Some students have a background, identity, interest, or talent that is … Continue reading How to start writing your college essay

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Five ways to get a jump-start on your college apps

May 17, 2019, Posted In College Admissions
Stephen

What are you doing this summer? Perhaps you’re scooping ice cream – or traveling abroad on a community service trip. Or maybe you’re taking a class at a community college to explore an academic interest (which will look great on your college applications!). Maybe you’re teaching yourself to play an instrument, or reading for pleasure, … Continue reading Five ways to get a jump-start on your college apps

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