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In 650 words or Less: Taking on The College Essay - Shared screen with speaker view
Kate Henchy
30:02
You can view the common app prompts here: https://www.commonapp.org/blog/2022-2023-common-app-essay-prompts
Kate Henchy
30:20
Be sure if you pick a prompt, that you answer it!
Kate Henchy
37:21
College Essay Guy website: https://www.collegeessayguy.com/
Sarah Baxter
42:35
Can you use the same common app essay for multiple colleges?
Sarah Baxter
42:36
Can supplemental essays be subjective?
Abdullah Al Samin
43:57
Is it true that AOs have allergies or red flags about essays that talk about depression? This is something I heard in an YouTube video that's why I'm bit confused.
John Polivko
44:33
What are the things that Admissions reviewers look for in an essay? Pulling on heart strings story, bold stories of strength or personal development? What is most compelling for you the reader?
Anahi Ibarra
46:04
How are decisions made to either accept, decline, or waitlist an applicant based on their essay?
iPhone de Maria Fernanda
48:53
Those supplemental essays can have more than one topic? Or is just why you think this college is for you? (If the answer is yes, what are they usually like?)
Kenneth Okeke
49:01
Are grammatical errors viewed as a major red flag in an essay ?
Zye
51:38
Would typing out a rant about oneself as a draft and editing that be a good way to go about starting the essay?
Kate Henchy
55:18
If you're not familiar with Gateway Programs: https://www.trincoll.edu/gateway-programs/
Zye
01:01:11
Thanks
Zye
01:09:22
Could sending a view only or comment only version/copy of the essay to someone reviewing it work too?
Kate Henchy
01:10:03
@Zye, yes! A comment only copy could work as well!
Katie pikul
01:10:41
If I’m writing about a medical condition, should I explain it thoroughly? I’m worried they won’t know what I’m talking about without an explanation
John Polivko
01:13:35
What is the mindset from admissions, diversity of class or top students? Can you elaborate on what the school's view is or mandate?
Yelnur Abdushev
01:14:50
Thank you so much!
Sabrina
01:14:51
Thank you so much! This was very helpful!
Kenzie MacDonald
01:14:52
Thank you!
Max's iPad
01:14:53
Thank you - really helpful!
Cèlia Ortiz Martínez
01:14:54
Thank you so much!
Anahi Ibarra
01:14:55
Thank you, have a good night!
Zye
01:14:57
Thanks!
Derek De La Cruz
01:15:01
Thank you!
Jill Chung
01:15:02
Thanks a lot!
Andrew Dmitrev
01:15:03
Thanks a lot!
Donovan Hendrick
01:15:03
Thank you!
yohaly nunez
01:15:05
Thank you!