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Essays that worked?

iamverystressed2000iamverystressed2000 23 replies7 threads Junior Member
Would anyone who were accepted/waitlisted/denied from NU be willing to share their essays? I'm interested in reading what a college essay should look like.
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  • TomSrOfBostonTomSrOfBoston 15735 replies1052 threads Senior Member
    It would be inadvisable for anyone to share essays.
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  • soontobecollegersoontobecolleger 539 replies49 threads Member
  • nugraddadnugraddad 1325 replies13 threads Senior Member
    There are hundreds of books and articles about How To Write A College Admissions Essay. However, I shared the following "Essay Secret" with my son - and I can also tell you that I did not like my son's NU essay, and recommended he make changes. He did not make any changes and was admitted and graduated with honors.

    The " Essay Secret" is to do the best YOU can in responding to the prompt that you select...
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