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Tips for Starting the College Essay Process

on September 29, 2016 in Application Process
Tips for Starting the College Essay Process

I hear it over and over, the college essay process is stressful! There are so many great things that students have to say, think out of the box and stop focusing on what you think colleges want to hear. Your stories are what they want to hear, things only you can say! Here is one […]

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Admissions Workshop Weekend November 14th & 15th, 2015

on November 12, 2015 in Application Process
Admissions Workshop Weekend November 14th & 15th, 2015

Admissions Workshop Weekend (AWW) is the largest on campus event Dream Project hosts. The Dream Project at the University of Washington invites high school seniors to the UW Seattle campus for an intensive weekend of college application work, the Admissions Workshop Weekend. Students will get help with their college lists, essays and applications. Students can […]

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Summer College Essay Sessions in Seattle

on March 20, 2014 in Admissions Process, Alerts
Summer College Essay Sessions in Seattle

Here are some great suggestions for writing programs this summer to help students get a head start on writing college essays. These excellent programs are filling up fast. Jonathan Shapiro at Northwest Tutoring Anne Mulherkar: youngwritersworkshop@comcast.net Sara Yamasaki offers her Moving Words Writing Clinic

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Common Application Essay Prompts for 2014-1015 Announced

on February 12, 2014 in Alerts, Application Process
Common Application Essay Prompts for 2014-1015 Announced

The Common Application has announced that the essay prompts for 2014-1015 will remain the same as this year, with a 650 word limit.

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