• America’s Hidden Gem
    One of the first major steps to becoming a successful adult these days is receiving a college education. A college degree today is viewed as a necessity rather than just a place where students go to explore and expand the mind. Nonetheless it’s slowly becoming an unreachable goal for most...
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  • High School English VS. College Enlgish
    me enjoy going to class. I always look forward to my English period. The first day of class we had to write an essay about whatever we wanted. I wrote about my trip to Peru with my family and what I experienced over the summer. I ended up writing an eight page essay without any...
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  • Benefits of Scholarships
    competition closes on the June 3rd 2013. Rules of eligibility      All entries must be received by the June 3rd 2013. This scholarship is open to enrolled full-time college freshmen, sophomores and juniors, as well as to high school seniors in the United States who will attend college. Your essay...
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  • college essay
    couldn’t get to everything she wanted to do, there is only so much time in a day. Since last summer I have matured to the point where before the first day of school I told my parents, “I wish I was already in college.” They looked at me with shock and said, “Soon.” Life is full of learning experiences; I have learned two so far. One, nothing is worth jeopardizing school or grades and two, that becoming a dentist, is my dream. ...
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  • A Day as a Gay
    This essay is the story of my life, in a way. "A clean heart create for me, God; renew in me a steadfast spirit." Psalm 51:12 I was raised in a close, loving household and went to parochial school. When I began to experience attraction to male peers in junior high school, I didn't know what to...
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  • Suki Kim's Facing Poverty with a Rich Girl's Habits
    : Was my summary response essay good to read? Did you like my summary response essay? What did I need to change? References Suki K. (November 21, 2004) Facing Poverty with a Rich Girl's Habits. In Roen D., Glau G., and Maid B. (Eds.), The McGraw Hill Guide Writing for College, Writing for Life.(p. 92-94). Boston,MA: McGraw Hill...
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  • Only Daughter
    expect it to be. I wash my hands of my day, but everyday I continue to respect another and myself, work hard and work to succeed. Work Cited Cisneros, Sandra. “Only Daughter.” Patterns for College Writing: A Rhetorical Reader and Guide. 12th ed. Ed. Laurie G. Kirszner and Stephen R. Mandell. Boston: Bedford, 2012. 111-14. Print....
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  • Essay 1
    make from his mistakes. I know he wasn’t good with math but he could really save money and make his money work for us. One thing I never forgot he said, “always put some money away from every check for that rainy day.” Once I got my first job, I have always done just that; even still to this day. He...
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  • autobiography
    the first two or three years of my life after birth. But facts are available as my parents, relatives and neighbors told me how I behave when i was a baby. My father, originally named Rito Paraiso Jr., but called Junior, was a Marine Engineer and had come to Isabel Leyte to work as a company...
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  • Football Changed My Life
    Shawn Rogers September 28, 2010 Event That Changed My Life Essay When my coach told me I could play college football, I started trying hard in my school work and in life. My dream is to be the starting tackle for a college football team and to obtain a degree in criminal justice. Before my...
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  • My Special Circumstance Essay
    My Special Circumstance Essay” I first came to the U.S at the age of twelve 6 years ago in April 2005 from Somalia to the state of Minnesota. I came here not knowing the English language or the alphabet. I really had a hard time in school; especially the first day of school. I didn’t know how...
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  • Role Model 101-Erik Ainge
    highly ranked Tennessee Volunteers. He goes above and beyond in the classroom, while performing excessive community service and playing college football. Throughout this essay I will discuss with you many different aspects of this fine young man. I’ll let you know how he was when he was young, how he...
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  • college
    there you have it. I’ve told you about who I am, what I enjoy, and what I want from college. Want to know more? Come walk a day in my shoes. -- END-- Visit www.how-to-write-college-essay.com for tips and step-by-step methods to write a winning college application essay. 15 12 College...
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  • L2K- Log Va Tech
    thinker, writer, and speaker. If I can find ways to make that very clear to the college, then maybe it will overcome the fact that I have a 3.4, which still isn’t a bad GPA, but it’s not going to get me into the school of my dreams, since everything is so competitive these days. Nevertheless, I will be...
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  • Writing Style
    straightforward. As a writer who uses intuition however, I would prefer room in my work to be original. Our class would have peer exchange sessions and I noticed all of the essays were essentially the same. I have yet to have an assignment in college that was laid out from beginning to end for me and most...
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  • Curriculm Vitea
    ): • Presentation College Athenry, Athenry, Co. Galway.(2008- Present) • Tinley Park High School, Chicago, IL, USA. (2007-2008) Primary School(s): • St. Damian School, Oak Forest, IL, USA. (1994-2006) Junior Certificate Results: Examination Year: 2007 |Subject...
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  • Research Paper on Xanax
    essay question (10 points). Students will have 60 minutes to complete the exam, and only one attempt will be allowed. All exams open at 6:00am on the first access day and close at 11:00pm on the last access day. The exams must be taken during the time allotted. All section exams are open book...
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  • Educational Autobiography
    started realizing the importance of education. I still remember my teacher Ms. Gupta, she was really nice and a very smart person. She was the first teacher to really talk to us about college and giving us the mentality that college isn’t just an option it’s almost a must. The next two years in...
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  • Be your best self
    Be Your Best Self Essay As a high school senior and almost a sophomore in college, I believe all five qualities of the Be Your Best Self Program is a foundation for me. E.E. Cummings once said “It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are.” Not only does it take courage but it also...
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  • Common Wealth
    Senior Runner Up Gold Awards Silver Awards Bronze Awards EDU_26595_Commonwealth_Booklet_v2_AW.indd 4 27/11/2012 14:49 Commonwealth Essay Competition 2013 3. Topics Junior Category Born after 1st May 1999 1. When has hard work paid off for you? 2. Creative thinking saved the day. 3. Tell...
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