Common App Essay: Bean Beetles [file] In my junior year of high school, I did some research at Clayton State University with bean beetles. This college essay is a little bit about my experience. The prompt is as follows: Describe a place or environment where you are perfectly content. What do you do or experience there, and why is it meaningful to you?
Senior Speech: The Story of Us [file] During high school, I attended the Atlanta Girls’ School. Atlanta Girls’ School has a tradition of senior speeches in which every senior student gives a speech to the entire school (as well as any guests, including family and friends) during the weekly school-wide assembly. The speech can be about anything the student desires, ranging from highly personal topics to educational topics. My speech leans more toward the latter. It is a story about how you and I and, in fact, the entire universe came to be. Watch it here.