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Writing Personal Essays for College Apps

Excellent college essays can distinguish an application from the pack, but many high school seniors feel panicked by the prospect of writing about themselves.  This free, one-hour talk will explain what college admission officers are looking for in the essays and how you can write the best personal essays possible. 

What? A FREE one-hour talk on personal essays

For Whom? The Class of 2015 and their parents

When? Tuesday, April 29th at 7 p.m.

Where? Arlington Central Library auditorium 

Amy Brecount White is an awarding-winning  teacher, writer, and professional essay coach.

  • Certified to teach secondary English in Virginia.

  • Years of experience teaching both AP and reluctant writers.

  • Eighty articles and essays have been in The Washington Post.         

  • Regular contributor to Arlington magazine.

  • Forget-Her-Nots, my novel, was published by HarperCollins.

  • Graduated with High Honors from the University of Notre Dame.

  • Earned an M.A. in English from the University of Virginia.

  • Available for one-on-one and group essay coaching.  (See website.) 

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