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College Applications: How to Write a Standout …

October 9 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

$100

Writing a standout Common App Essay increases your odds of turning a college’s “maybe” into a resounding “YES!” Enjoy a fast-paced and FUN, two-hour workshop! This workshop gives students the opportunity to take advantage of the ONLY part of a college application that is uniquely you.  By the end of the workshop, students will be able to walk out the door confident, full of ideas and ready to write! Topics covered include: What colleges do and don’t want to know, brainstorming techniques, what every narrative story must have, model essays, what really makes an essay meaningful and memorable, and much more.  Alice Moody, founder of Platinum Pen Consulting, is an experienced writer, editor, tutor, and workshop leader. As an essay writing coach, based on the North Shore, she has helped countless students capture their authentic voice and write compelling essays.

Details

Date:
October 9
Time:
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cost:
$100
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Website:
http://www.gortoncenter.org

Organizer

Gorton Community Center

Venue

Gorton Community Center
400 East Illinois Road
Lake Forest, IL 60045 United States
Phone:
847-234-6060
Website:
gortoncenter.org