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College Essays

One Story, Three Essays
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By Mamie Cosentino
November 1, 2017 | 1 minute read

Essay specialist Mamie Cosentino shows you how to turn one essay into three (no magical skills necessary!).

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Who Should Edit My College Essay?
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By Collegewise Staff
October 20, 2017 | 1 minute read

Who's the best person to edit your college essays? Essay guru Lisa Caruso gives you the inside scoop!

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College Essays

Is Your College Essay Ready to Submit?
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By Lauren Nicholson
October 20, 2017 | 1 minute read

 

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College Essays

Politics in College Essays?
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By Kevin McMullin
June 15, 2016 | 2 minute read

Our Collegewise counselors often get questions, especially during an election year, from students about whether or not to share political views in a college essay. You can even broaden that...

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Is a Personal Struggle an Appropriate Essay Topic?
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By Kevin McMullin
October 17, 2015 | 4 minute read

College applicants often write essays about personal struggles and challenges. Sometimes, those stories provide great insight into the human being behind the grades and test scores,...

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