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College Application & Local Scholarship Essay Workshops Fall 2021


Boys & Girls Club is excited to announce two FREE college application workshops with Liz Murphy College Advising. Workshops will be held via zoom. Zoom Link will be sent out after registration. You can sign up for one or both of the workshops!*

*Space is limited! Priority enrollement for seniors. First come first serve.


Thursday October 14th @ 4-7 pm
Common App Personal Statement/Local Scholarship Essay Workshop (2.5-3 hours)
In this workshop, you will review successful and unsuccessful essays, learn strategies for writing personal narratives, complete activities to find your story, and compose a draft essay.

Thursday October 21st @ 4-7 pm
University of California Personal Insight Questions Workshop (2.5-3 hours)
Need help getting started on your PIQs? This interactive workshop is for you. I will introduce and explain the UC PIQs and help you discover strategies to answer them. You will do activities and have breakout room discussions, as well as have a chance to play “UC Bingo!”

Questions: Please contact Amanda @ amanda@bgccoastside.org or call (650) 712-9710