Preparing for College

Some Funny Essay Mistakes

Having worked with seniors on more application essays than I care to remember, I'm always amused to see what level of thought (or lack thereof) aspiring college frosh are putting into their personal statements. That's why I got such a big kick out of Bloopers from College Admissions Essays, billed as "Bloopers from College Admission Essays From Chicken Soup for the Soul: Teens Talk Growing Up."

As the article notes:

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