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Applying Yourself

Applying Yourself

Krishna Sunder

December 10, 2016


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Web design by Krishna Sunder [su_dropcap]H[/su_dropcap]igh school students have spent over seven hundred days in high school, etching rows of letters onto a transcript, be it a pattern of straight A’s or curved C’s or a mixture of many different grades. This single piece of paper acts as a sin...

VERGE: What to avoid in college essay writing

VERGE: What to avoid in college essay writing

Daniel Lin

December 9, 2016


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[dropcap]C[/dropcap]ollege applications are, in a sense, a summary of a student’s life. They give colleges a better idea of who the applicant is while showing their basic qualifications like test scores and grade point averages. However, beyond the transcripts, part of college applications is the ess...