How to write your “Why this Major” Essay

Recorded Wednesday, October 26, 2022 at 12:30 AM

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Join college consultant Shane Niesen to learn how to write your "Why this school" application essays!

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Shane Niesen

Education
Brown University — A.B. in History (with Honors)
Bio
Shane originally grew up on the Mississippi Gulf Coast and went on to graduate from Brown University in 2020 with an Honors degree in History. During college he worked with CollegeVine to mentor students through the college admissions process, and he has since worked behind the scenes writing materials for CollegeVine’s YouTube videos and livestreams. Shane also worked in video production with Brown’s in-house studio, but has since dedicated his time to helping students reach their higher ed goals. Outside of work Shane enjoys cooking, reading, and spending time with his cat, Mirna.
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