Nontraditional Students Applying for Transfer Part 2: The Personal Statement

We often think that talking about ourselves would come easily but then we are faced with the task of writing an essay or statement about ourselves, maybe for a bio on  a webpage or for a scholarship application. Whatever it is, we find out really fast that writing these personal statements can be a bit...awkward? … Continue reading Nontraditional Students Applying for Transfer Part 2: The Personal Statement

“I am Good Enough”: The Transferring Mom

As a mother, it feels comfortable to attend community college. Not to say that classes are easy, actually I think they may be more challenging. But rather, community college has a much larger demographic of people "like us." You know: moms, dads, older students, underrepresented minorities, etc. I think, though that we become comfortable and … Continue reading “I am Good Enough”: The Transferring Mom