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How to write a personal statement: Do's and Don'ts.

Are you getting ready to take the plunge and apply to grad school? I’m going to go ahead and say¬†yes, otherwise you wouldn’t be reading this! 570 more words


After I matriculated from Oxbridge at the age of sixteen I went on to become Jeffrey Archer. (Or why lying on your CV is neither big nor clever.)

As the closing date for UCAS personal statements draws inexorably closer I suspect there’s more than a few students who are inwardly wrestling with whether to soften the edges of certain truths to paint a more favourable picture. 623 more words

Exchange application process

The exchange application process can be a bit overwhelming, so I have divided the application process into 6 parts, and I hope it helps! :) 1,282 more words


Foolproof Formula: Personal Statement

I am aware I haven’t posted for a while but I have been incredibly busy with all things sixth form including that dreaded personal statement; 4000 characters is hell to sell yourself in. 503 more words


Why personal style is important

We are always surrounded by people who judge our actions, beliefs, and appearances. In general, people who dress well are considered richer, more successful, and charismatic. 716 more words


Part 5 - Writing - Building Personal Statement

Trisha Stone Р515876 РDrawing 1 Р Personal Statement

As a dyslexic many of my thoughts appear between the lines of text and image. By misreading, misinterpreting, via puns on words I often cannot spell, mis- pronounce or understand I find myself thinking in a space between. 366 more words

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