Essay part of college application changing
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Hundreds of thousands of students using the Common Application to apply to college in the next school year will be the first to write those so-important personal essays using new questions designed to highlight diverse life stories.
The much-anticipated changes, announced this week by the nonprofit Common Application Inc., are the first in nearly a decade.
The revamped form launches...