How to Write a Great College Application Essay

September 30, 2014 – College applications – particularly the essays – can be stressful. Learn from the experts on how to avoid common mistakes and make your essay stand out in a competitive applicant pool. Join U.S. News Education, Leslie Braat from Oberlin College, Kasey Urquidez from the University of Arizona and Dr. Katherine Cohen from educational consultancy IvyWise for a lively discussion on application essay tips.