A Little Reflection on Statements of Purpose



Updated June 8, 2022

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thinkWhen you went through some of the cognitive biases, did you notice any that you fell prey to recently?

What do you want the person reading your statement of purpose to walk away thinking?

If you were the senior being approached by five students, how would you want them to email you?

What interesting thoughts did you have after taking a few walks?

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