Tag: writing

5 Steps to Writing the Perfect Paper

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Education Writer

A great essay doesn't always come naturally, but you can make the process a little easier with these five steps to perfect paper writing. read more

Apply to Be a CollegeXpress Student Writer

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Interested in writing for CollegeXpress.com? Read on to learn all about our Student Writers Program and how you can apply! read more

5 Helpful Ways to Improve Your Writing in College

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, University of Central Florida

Your professors will expect a higher caliber of writing in college, meaning you may need to step up your game. Here are five ways to improve your writing in college. read more

So You Want to Be a Writing Major

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, University of Central Florida

From one Writing student to (potentially) another, here are a few things you should know before declaring your major, plus some tips all college students can use in their classes. read more

How to Be a Great Writer in High School

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Pursuing your hobbies in high school can be really tough with everything else going on. For high school writers, though, it can be just a little easier. Here's how. read more

Why I Chose to Major in English

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, Fairmont State University

Thinking about studying English in college? See why one student chose to pursue this major. read more

The Best Transfer Essay Advice From Admission Insiders

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President, Wow Writing Workshop

Your transfer college application essay is just as important as it was the first time around. Learn how to write a winning essay with this expert advice. read more

How to "Show, Don't Tell" to Boost Your Writing

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Editorial Assistant, Carnegie Dartlet

Your English teacher has probably advised you to "show, don't tell" in your writing. But what does that even mean? Here's a quick explanation (with examples!). read more

How to Perfect the 5 Sections of a Cover Letter

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Hiring managers expect your cover letter structure to comprise five basic parts. Here's how to write each section for job application success. read more

5 Ways to Help Your Students Improve Their Writing

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Cofounder, Director of College Admissions Counseling, One-Stop College Counseling

Have your seniors' college essays seemed a little lackluster lately? Here are five ways that counselors can help students improve their writing skills for college essays. read more