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Be Yourself on Paper-The College Essay

Guest Post by Lucia Tyler,  Ph.D., Tyler Admissions Consulting [caption id="attachment_950" align="alignnone" width="465"] Dr. Lucia Tyler (photo credit-Jim Mason)[/caption] Students dread the college essay. Why?  Often they have not reflected on their life or practiced writing about it.  This is the perfect opportunity to show a college who you are beyond the numbers—beyond the test…