Wow Writing workshop has updated our Facebook page to help make the college admissions experience a little bit easier for you.
Using the newest Facebook updates for fan pages, we’ve added several links to pages containing information on colleges; we uploaded a few specific sites for information about admissions.
We will continue to add universities and useful links to assist you with your college admissions journey. Please LIKE our page, follow Wow Writing Workshop on Twitter, and suggest your friends LIKE us too!
A friend recently asked me, “Isn’t there a fine line between editing your kid’s essay and writing it for her?” She wanted to know why it matters if she helps outline her daughter’s application essay if she thinks that might give her daughter an edge. Read more
Want to win a free senior portrait sitting with a professional photographer? Come to one of Wow’s parent/student info sessions this week (West Bloomfield High School at 7 p.m. on Tuesday; Huntington Woods Library at 7 p.m. on Wednesday), and you will be entered in a raffle to win a portrait sitting valued at $125 with Ally Cohen, founder (and chief shutterbug) of Frameable Faces at the Orchard Mall in West Bloomfield. Read more
Last spring, while high school juniors were getting ready to relax and start their summers, the University of Michigan posted a greeting on the college’s admissions site suggesting incoming high school seniors get started on their application essays. Read more
Q. How would I punctuate the end of a sentence that ends with an abbreviation? For example, “I attended a meeting at ABC, Inc.” Two periods don’t look right. Read more
Congrats to Wow’s inaugural college essay writing class of 2009/10. Many of our students already have been accepted for early admissions to their top choice schools; others have been accepted into honors programs; and a few have landed substantial merit scholarship dollars. Read more