The Power of Community: Answering Greenlight Scholars Essay #2

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A college is a community of diverse individuals. What is your ideal of community? What communities do you come from? How have those communities shaped and supported you and how have you shaped and supported those

Defining Moments: Answering College Greenlight Scholars Application Essay #1

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Tell us a story about yourself that is key to understanding who you are today and reveals aspects of who you want to become in college and life. This could be a moment when you changed, grew or made a difference or an

Student Essay Example: Finding Stillness in Life

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This blog is part of a series featuring supplemental college admission essays written by Story2 students. Sophie’s essay was chosen because of its effectiveness in utilizing a driving question that weaves in specific

52 Colleges and Universities Plan to Accept the Coalition Application

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My college list was long. Each required an application, an essay and supplements on different sites, the Common App, and one I even applied by hand and mailed it in. Today’s admissions landscape is much different.

What to Write for the Coalition Application Essay Prompts

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If you’re applying to college next year, now is the time to build your portfolio -- and your story. The focus of college admissions discussions is shifting towards building solid, strong people, and, slowly but