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CCNY Creative Challenge: What Should I Expect?

Hey guys, I've been considering the City College of New York (CCNY) and their creative challenge for incoming freshmen. Anyone have experience with this? What types of projects are typically involved? Thanks!

6 months ago

Hi there! The CCNY Creative Challenge is a unique opportunity for incoming freshmen to showcase their creativity and problem-solving skills in a fun and engaging way. While the specific challenges and projects may vary from year to year, you can expect to work on tasks that encourage collaboration, out-of-the-box thinking, and self-expression.

Past challenges have included developing innovative solutions to real-world problems, creating thought-provoking art or design pieces, and participating in hands-on workshops exploring subjects like engineering, architecture, and filmmaking. The goal is to not only allow you to demonstrate your passions and talents but also to help you connect with other like-minded students and faculty.

As you prepare for the challenge, consider reflecting on your strengths and interests, and think about how you can apply them to addressing a creative issue. It's also a good idea to collaborate with other applicants since teamwork is highly valued in these challenges. Finally, remember that the most important aspect of the challenge is to enjoy the process and make it a memorable learning experience.

Good luck, and I hope you have a great time participating in the CCNY Creative Challenge!

6 months ago

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