And in the warped wonderland where we’ve landed, too many kids attach such a crazy degree of importance to getting into the most selective schools that they do stagy, desperate, disturbing things to stand out.
The essay portion of their applications can be an especially jolting illustration of that.
The intern will also travel to the NFB National Convention in July.
The internship package includes housing, travel expenses, and an internship wage to be determined.
As he remembers it, she mentioned a French teacher she greatly admired.
She simply urinated on herself.“Her point was that she was not going to pull herself away from an intellectually stimulating conversation just to meet a physical need,” said Motto, who later left Yale and founded Apply High, a firm that guides students through the admissions process.
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