Greenwich-based writing, editing, and tutoring company A Bloc of Writers will provide guidance and tips about how to tackle the Common Application essay prompts and various supplemental essays in a virtual event Monday evening.
— an announcement from A bloc of Writers and Greenwich Library
The online presentation for high school students and their parents, “Ten Steps to Writing a Successful College Application Essay,” is free and sponsored by Greenwich Library. It takes place from 7 to 8 p.m., Monday, Sept. 12. The event is free, but registration is required.
Also covered in the presentation will be tips on how to:
• tackle the Common Application essay prompts and various supplemental essays;
• select appropriate topics and themes;
• brainstorm ideas for essays,
• organize and focus the essays;
• avoid common mistakes