Carnegie Prep is excited to offer a College Essay Workshop to the Boys & Girls Club of Greenwich. It will begin by providing students with a group session where they review the art of the college essay, including topic selection, tips on writing style, and the most common pitfalls across student essays. From this session, students will develop and refine their essay drafts in individual sessions with teacher, Steve Yavner.

Teacher: Dr. Steve Yavner

Location: BGCG

Class 1: Monday, 7/11

6:00pm – 7:30pm, kickoff group meeting @ BGCG

Classes 2-5: Students will sign up for a total of four one-hour weekly time-slots (1x each week) for each of the weeks below (working one-on-one with the teacher for 30 minutes and writing independently for 30 minutes)

  • Tues 7/19 or Thurs 7/21 @ 6pm-9pm
  • Tues 7/26 or Thurs 7/28 @ 6pm-9pm
  • Tues 8/2 or Thurs 8/4 @ 6pm-9pm
  • Tues 8/9 or Thurs 8/11 @ 6pm-9pm

To register for the course, please fill out the registration form below. 

Max enrollment: 12 students

Registration deadline: Thursday, July 7th

This course is open to all Boys & Girls Club members that are graduating high school in 2023. If you have any questions, contact Ryan Accurso via email or by phone at 203-869-3224 ext 111.

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