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Wow and Admissions Reps Share insight on College Essay

By Kim Lifton
President
Wow Writing Workshop

College essays really are a big deal!

That’s why I’m First, an online community providing first generation student
s support on the road to and through college, asked Wow to be their exclusive college essay writing partner.  I’m First invited us to discuss our secrets for mastering the college essay in a recent Google Hangout with admissions officers from top liberal arts colleges.

Here’s a link to the Google Hangout. Whether you’re first gen or not, you’ll find some great information during the session from the people who read your apps; you’ll also get insight and tips from Wow about how to find your own compelling story and turn it into an effective essay. Check out the Hangout session, and remember that while the first big deadline for college application season just passed, you still have plenty of time to finish your apps.