College Essay Mistakes When Writing About Yourself

Do you feel overwhelmed by the thought of writing a captivating college essay? We understand that crafting a personal statement can be a challenging task, and that’s why we’re here to help! Join us for “College Essay Mistakes When Writing About Yourself.”

In this webinar, admissions expert Anna Vande Velde will dive deep into the do’s and don’ts of writing a compelling college essay that truly showcases your unique personality, strengths, and aspirations. She will explore common pitfalls that many applicants stumble upon, and more importantly, learn how to avoid them.

During the webinar, you’ll discover:

  • Understanding the Admissions Perspective: Gain an insider’s perspective into what college admission officers are looking for in a personal essay and what can set your essay apart from the rest.
  • Unveiling Common Mistakes: Explore the most common essay pitfalls students encounter, such as clichés, generic storytelling, and overused themes. Learn how to spot and avoid these traps.
  • Crafting Authentic Narratives: Discover the art of weaving a genuine and unique narrative that showcases your personality, experiences, and passions effectively.
  • The Power of Your Voice: Learn how to find your authentic voice and let it shine through in your writing, making your essay engaging and memorable.
  • Turning Weaknesses into Strengths: Understand how to approach sensitive topics or personal challenges in your essay while conveying resilience and growth.
  • Editing and Revising Tips: Get practical tips on reviewing, editing, and refining your essay to make it stand out and reflect your best self.
  • Q&A Session: Towards the end of the webinar, we’ll have a live Q&A session, where you can ask questions and receive guidance from our expert panel.

Don’t miss this invaluable opportunity to gain confidence in your college essay writing abilities. Register now for our “College Essay Mistakes When Writing About Yourself” webinar and embark on your journey to create a captivating essay that opens the doors to your dream college!

Date 08/07/2023
Duration 1:00:34