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Writing your Personal Statement

The UCAS Personal Statement is a key component of your University Application. It’s the only chance you have to sell yourself to the admissions tutor, so it’s important to get it right.  844 more words


eBird Workshops in Guatemala

First of all I would like to give to you a brief introduction of myself since it’s the very first time I have the great opportunity to write a post here – by the way thanks Amie, Crist and Seth Inman for the invitation. 828 more words


USA and Women

After reading the intro and chapter 1 of Wilson, I thought that it was interesting how women in the United States are still behind in political representation, being ranked 67th in the world. 62 more words

Personal Statement

Chasing the dream and taking the risk

Prompt: Tell us about a personal quality, talent, accomplishment, contribution or experience that is important to you. What about this quality or accomplishment makes you proud and how does it relate to the person you are? 528 more words


US to UK: Tips for Writing a Personal Statement

As an American, when I think about writing an essay for a college application, I think of the prompted essays like “What is the biggest challenge you’ve faced in life?” and “Who is your hero and why?” Those essays may be annoying, but they do, at least, give an idea of what you’re supposed to do. 532 more words


Juniors: Make a List of Potential Colleges

As a high school junior, the task of picking a college can be daunting. There are so many colleges out there. So much to consider. There are a variety of different guidebooks and websites designed to help you search for a college that is right for you. 526 more words

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