Tag: editing

Top Tips for Writing and Editing Your University Apps

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, Cape Town, South Africa

Good organization, writing, and editing are important to any college application and admission essay. An international student offers her best advice here! read more

What to Do After You Write Your College Admission Essay

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Founder, First Choice College

Done writing your college admission essay? You aren't finished yet. Be sure to ask yourself these questions and follow these steps during the editing process. read more

College App Proofreading Tips From an Editor-in-Chief

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Former Editor-in-Chief, CollegeXpress

Grab a red pen and get ready to whip your college application into shape! These are the best editing tips and grammar tricks from a professional word nerd. read more

Writing and Editing Tips for Counselors

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Senior Assistant Editor, Wintergreen Orchard House

Among the many tasks of a college counselor are those of reviewing students' essays and writing letters of recommendation. Here are a few grammar tips and tricks to help you with both. read more

Must-Have Skills for Science Majors Part 1

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Scholarship Search Strategist, College Prep Ready

In looking back over my time as a Biology major, I spent the majority of my time writing and conducting research projects. Having writing and researching skills comes with the territory of wanting to work in the science field. Every day, I use those skills in my current position which has helped me to develop my skills more and be more successful. I have included a few pointers for you below. read more