It can be tough to figure out how to demonstrate your character in an essay. Mark gives some tips.
Have you ever had a closely-held belief challenged? Mark gives you some ideas on how to write about it.
You know all about being a teenager, but how do you write about it? Mark gives some tips.
How should you address the “topic of your choice” essay on the Coalition college application? Mark offers some tips.
Mark introduces the essay topics from the Coalition Application for 2017-2018.
One of Mark’s students who got accepted to his first choice college reflects on the process of writing his college essays.
Not sure what to write about for your Common Application college essay? Never fear: you can write about virtually anything–as long as your essay contains fundamental elements. Read Mark’s tips here.
Mark offers expert college essay advice. Here he dissects the Common Application prompt focused on an accomplishment, event, or realization that led to personal growth.
Great College Essays start with great topics. Here Mark decodes the Common Application prompt that focuses on an interest that you find particularly captivating.
What problems interest you? Why do these problems interest you? Answer these questions in a great college essay for the Common Application.