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Grand Valley State University | GVSU

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Grand Valley State University | GVSU’s 2023-24 Essay Prompts

Overcoming Challenges Essay

Required

Describe your educational achievements in the face of any challenging social, economic, or cultural circumstances that you have encountered: (please attach a separate sheet if necessary)

Societal Problem Essay

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Describe a challenging problem facing society today. Explain why you believe it is a problem. What responsibility do individuals have in helping to solve the problem and why? (please attach a separate sheet if necessary)

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