How to Write a Powerful Personal Statement

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“Prospective employers and universities may ask for a personal statement that details your qualifications for a position or degree program. Writing a compelling personal statement is an excellent way to highlight your skills and goals to …

By Amber Graham
Amber Graham Director of Data and Operations
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Decoding Diversity Statements for International Ph.D.s (opinion)

Of all the academic job search documents, it’s often the most problematic for such students to conceptualize, write and discuss orally, writes Olga Koutseridi, who provides four pieces of advice.

By Alissa Clark
Alissa Clark Graduate Student Program Director
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How to Start Your Graduate School Application

Congratulations! You’ve just made the exciting decision to apply to grad school! Now, it’s time to think about how to make yourself competitive, and how to prepare a strong application.

By Anna Weldy
Anna Weldy
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