Class Struggle: pretend the interviewer is a friend of grandma

Posted at 10:00 PM ET, 06/23/2010

Pretend your college interviewer is grandma's friend

The point of a college interview is to show that you are a good person and that you are polite and interesting and have a sense of humor about yourself and the unnerving admissions process. That means you have to be, as you have been told many times, yourself, which is not so easy in those circumstances.

By Jay Mathews  |  10:00 PM ET, 06/23/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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