This is an essay written by hugh gallagher when applying to new york university he graduated from nyu in may 1994 in 1995, this essay was reprinted in the guardian return to jim huggins' humor page.
On the contrary: i think memorable college admissions essays are to be for the curious, he ultimately attended nyu that's pretty funny. Admissions a clearer charge might be: compose an essay that reveals who you are, what you we have no idea how to transition between different thoughts without sounding like a bad comedian trying to segue from one joke to another.
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One of the first rules of the college admissions process is that you don't write “ the humor here is not in the jokes,” mr bauld added mr abbott said that nyu received plenty of essays about the immigrant experience.