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Writing Your College Essay, or How to Keep an Admissions Officer Awake
The essay is the only part of a college application that’s completely in the student’s control. Learn how to make the most of it from Hanna Stotland, a college admissions expert who has advised applicants for over a decade. She will cover getting started, subjects to avoid, and how to stand out from the crowd. Students and parents welcome.
More About Glencoe Public Library
Located in the heart of downtown, the Glencoe Public Library is the place to check out a new title, an old favorite, or relax in the company of classic literature. The library offers programming for adults, children and teens, from discussion groups to storytimes.
Members can search for titles in the library's online catalog and access electronic resources from home. By entering a library card number, cardholders can download audiobooks and ebooks, access LexisNexis and other many other online databases and archives. Staff members also run a blog with reviews and recommendations.
The library accepts book donations in boxes located just inside the main door. Friends of the Library hosts three book sales each year.
The library also has one room that can be reserved for non-commercial purposes. Visit the library's website for more information.
Other events here
- Book Discussion: City of Scoundrels: The Twelve Days of Disaster that Gave Birth to Modern Chicago by Gary Krist Tomorrow, May 23, 7:30 pm–8:30 pm
- Talking Pictures: "Kinky Boots" Thu, May 30, 1:00 pm–3:00 pm