College and scholarship essays can be incredibly stressful to write. It often feels as if so much rides on the words you pick to represent yourself in front of a committee. Why, let's be honest, it can feel as if your entire future rests in how well you can write an essay. We as writers, however, want to give you some advice to hopefully make this time less stressful.
Our class of 25 spent the semester reading classic works of literature while studying the culture and history of that literature's time period. Our class quickly became a community that was fostered through learning and tackling challenges together. My Freshman Honors Block helped me to develop solid opinions, a foundation of knowledge, and a love for learning.