Undergraduate Blog / Tag: Essay

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Essay Reflections

As our application review process winds down, our office has been reflecting on the students we’ve met and learned about along the way. While your high school transcript, testing, recommendations, and extracurricular involvement all play big roles in our decision-making process, for many of us, the essay is the highlight – myself included!  This is…

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Writer’s Block

I’ve tried, I swear. I’ve written two full blogs and started parts of others and nothing was coming out right, so I scrapped them all.  After writing the hard-hitting piece on Tommaso, I thought I would have smooth sailing in writing for our blog, but no such luck.  I’m going to blame Hannah.  Because she’s our best…