To educate students about how to craft the perfect personal essay, Destination College at Collin College will host, “The Magic of Storytelling: How to Write a Successful College Essay,” on Tuesday, Oct. 8 from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Preston Ridge Campus Conference Center in Frisco (9700 Wade Blvd.).

This seminar will teach students the secrets behind writing a meaningful and memorable personal essay that connects with the admissions committee and is unique compared to the 3.2 million students applying to college each year.

While the workshop is free, registration is required. As one of the year’s most popular events, space is limited. Interested parties are encouraged to register as early as possible. To register, visit For questions, call 972-377-1772.

Destination College is a Collin College initiative that helps high school students and their parents to get ready for college, no matter which institution they choose.


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