How to Write the Bucknell University Essay 2020-2021

Recorded Tuesday, December 1 at 11:00 PM

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Bucknell University

Lewisburg, PA

Learn how to write the Bucknell University essay and what Bucknell is looking for in an awesome essay.

Vinay Bhaskara will provide an in-depth breakdown of Bucknell's supplemental essay, discussing how to optimize and tailor a response to each one by breaking down the purpose of the prompts.

He'll also open up the floor to answer any and all questions about the Bucknell essay. If you’re not sure where to start, this livestream will help you figure out the best plan for your application.

School information

Bucknell University

Lewisburg, PA
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35:41@anonymous:do you need to mention club staff at Bucknell
37:24@anonymous:If I don't have a specific past event to refer to as inspiration for my major, but I have a plan for how I would use it, how could I start my essay?
38:01@hbroad491:If we had a relative that went to Bucknell and they inspired us to achieve great things at the school, but we want to pursue a different major, would this still be a "mediocre reason?'
39:47@LilEZDG:Are all schools seeing a drop in ED


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