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College Essay Bootcamp

September 15 @ 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM UTC+0
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525 Los Coches St,
Milpitas,, CA 95035 United States

College Essay Boot Camp at India Community Center(ICC)

conducted by UCEazy

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Overview:
The personal statement (Essay) is an increasingly critical component of college applications, yet many students struggle to produce an essay that enables their unique strengths to shine. Join us for a 4-part workshop that will equip incoming 12th graders with the strategies they need to craft a perfect essay.

Outcome:
At the completion of the boot camp, the student will have created their first drafts of two Essays for College Applications –  one for the Common Application and the other for UC Personal insight while receiving individual feedback from the coach.

Workshop topics will include:
 What college admissions reps are really looking for
 Differences between UC and Common Application essays
 How to brainstorm and select topics
 Learn how to figure out your unique story
 Common pitfalls to avoid
Program Dates: Saturday, Sept 15th, Sunday, Sept 16th, Saturday, Sept 22nd, and Sunday, Sept 23rd,
Time – 3pm – 5pm
Location – ICC Milpitas
Fee – $ 349
Want your essay drafts further reviewed and edited twice by the Essay coach – $ 149 (Offline)

Requirements – Students must bring their own laptops. They should also be willing to complete the homework assignments.

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Boot Camp Coach –  Ms. Risa Nye

 

Ms. Nye lives and writes in CA Bay Area. Her essays and articles have appeared in a
number of local, national and online publications, including The San Francisco
Chronicle and Chicken Soup. She is co-editor of Writin' on Empty: Parents Reveal
the Upside, Downside, and Everything in Between When Children Leave the Nest.
Her eBook Zero to Sixty in One Year: is an Easy Month-by-Month Guide to Writing
Your Life Story. Her memoir, about the Oakland Hills firestorm, is called There Was a Fire Here. Currently, she blogs at www.risanye.com

 

 

Details
Date: September 15
Time: 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Venue
Address: 525 Los Coches St,
Milpitas,, CA 95035 United States
Organizer
Organizer Name: India Community Center
Phone: (408) 934-1130
Email:
Website: www.indiacc.org