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Do I need to know what area of law I'm going into?

Advisors have conflicting opinions on this but everyone is correct! Let’s look at the realities.

Many advisors say that you don’t need to know and perhaps shouldn’t even try to narrow down your possibilities until you’re at least part way through law school. 970 more words

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Keeping your personal statement personal!

A large part of what constitutes your graduate school application is your personal statement. While a personal statement can seem intimidating at first, it can be completed successfully. 296 more words


The AMCAS Personal Statement: Why MD?

Brian Covello: Writings of PreMD Post #2

5 Tips and Tricks to Help You Write Your Personal Statement

It’s funny how five simple letters, Why MD, can cause premeds such despair. 1,825 more words

Brian Covello

Personal Statement: Lecturer

This is part of a series of blogs in which I pull apart my personal statement (as adapted for my About page) to see what it means, and what it means for me. 430 more words

Create Or Die


I am a self-motivated, confident individual; looking for full-time work as an Architectural Technologist, specialising in AutoCAD and Revit Technical drawings. A logical thinker, who loves to be challenged and thrives under pressure, 1:1 in Architectural Technology BSc (H) and awarded the CIAT Outstanding Student Award. 23 more words


You have a personal statement draft: Now what?

After you have drafted your PS a few times, when you have a great start on a truly distinctive topic and associated theme, ask someone to identify the “gemstones” in your writing. 433 more words

Personal Statement

Yes. Answer these questions and you are on your way to a great personal statement

These questions cover the gamut of what medical school selection committees want to know about you. Always include a few experiences, because medical school selection, just like medicine, is… 795 more words

Personal Statement