How-To Write a Great College Essay: A Free Talk at Cos Cob Library

Michele Turk

Michele Turk of A Bloc of Writers. Contributed photo

The Friends and Staff of the Cos Cob Library welcome Cos Cob resident Michele Turk, who will present a free lecture on how to write an impressive college admissions essay.

The lecture will be held at the Cos Cob Library on Monday, July 13 from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. Students and their parents are welcome to attend.

Michele Turk has worked as a writer and editor for two decades, and she has worked as an adjunct writing professor at Quinnipaic University.

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Her articles have appeared in Business Week, USA Weekend, Parents and U.S. News and World Report magazines, among other publications. Turk is the author of “Blood, Sweat and Tears: An Oral History of the American Red Cross,” and co-editor of “Inkstained,” a collection of essays by the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism Class of 1992.

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Space is limited. Call the Cos Cob Library at (203) 622-6883 to reserve a spot.



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