Putting Your Best Foot Forward: Admissions Essays and Interviews

EducationUSA Interactive

Topic: How can I make a good impression through my admissions essays or interview when I apply to university? Join experts on American higher education, currently enrolled international students, and U.S. Department of State officials for an EducationUSA Interactive webinar on “putting your best foot forward” with admissions essays and interviews. This free, online discussion is open to the public and will include information on selecting essay topics; drafting, editing and  reviewing essays; learning how colleges evaluate and weigh essays; and how to prepare for an interview. The discussion will include a moderated conversation with questions submitted live from the online audience. 

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Speakers: Sue Strow: Columbia Chicago, Karen Binger Marshall: Appalachian State, and Murphy Miller: George Washington University. 

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