Brainstorm your college essay workshop, Oct. 12

Still struggling to find a topic for your college essay?

The College Essay Confidantè is holding a workshop to help you.

“Brainstorm your college essay” will take place on Thursday, Oct. 12 from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Acton-Boxborough High School, 36 Charter Road, Acton, Massachusetts.

Register here and find the course description here on page 33.

Designed to help students find a topic for their college application essay, “Brainstorm Your College Essay,” offers an idea-sharing session followed by writing exercises and feedback. Students will leave with a solid topic and an opening paragraph for the essay. Fee: $180 per student. Limited to 8. This three-hour workshop is for seniors only. Questions? Email

About the presenter
Joyce Pellino Crane is an award-winning journalist, recognized for editorial writing by two major newspaper organizations. Her essays have appeared in the Boston Globe, Newsday, and GateHouse Media publications. She has taught college essay workshops to high school students for five years. Joyce is the former editor of the Westford Eagle and Littleton Independent and is an approved Westford Academy tutor. She is currently the multimedia news director at Westford Community Access Television.

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