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Transfer-Mation: The College Admission Essay

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Cynthia Cerrentano

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Transcript of Transfer-Mation: The College Admission Essay

Transfer-Mation: How to Write a Killer Admission Essay
Amy Rosenquist & Cindy Cerrentano

Style
How to write well:
Focus
Organization
Development
Vocabulary
Sentence Structure & Grammar

https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/978/04/

Content
Keep this question in mind, "Why should they pick YOU?"
Activity
Small Group Activity (10 Minutes)
Take a minute to write down your TOP 3 STRENGTHS
Get into groups of 3-4 people
Share your strengths with the group
Discuss the best way to convey those strengths

Large Group Discussion (10 minutes)
What did you learn?
What questions do you still have?
Conclusion
Review the secrets:
Writing well (Style)
Having something to say (Content)

Thank you for coming! Best of luck!
Agenda
1. The secrets to getting in:
Writing well (Amy)
Having something to say (Cindy)
2. Small Group Exercise
3. Large Group Conclusions
Academic Achievements
Creativity/Diversity
Leadership
Athletics
Employment
Honors/Awards
Volunteer Work
Special Circumstances/Hardships
A bit about Letters of Recommendation:
Ask, don't demand
Give adequate time to write a good letter (at least 2 weeks)
Provide background information
Purpose of the letter
Information about you
Provide complete information to the writer
Due date
Submission guidelines
Link/SASE
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