Should Race Be a Factor in College Admission?

Ever since Affirmative Action began, race has been one of the considerations used in determining a candidate’s acceptance into college. Many people have seen the movie “Soul Man” in which a young white man, desperate to get into an ivy league school,...

How to write a personal narrative essay

This is the story of my roadtrip from Alaska to Seattle. Friends, this sentence does not herald the beginning of a personal narrative essay. It is an appropriate beginning to a personal narrative, but we are talking about essays. An essay is a formal writing task with...

Jared Garrett

Author of the Beat Series