2. Describe EITHER an academic/extracurricular achievement OR a challenge that had a meaningful impact on you. What did it take to accomplish the achievement or overcome the challenge and what did you learn from that experience? Use 200-250 words
需要学生围绕三个性格特征各自列举，并说明其对学生的积极影响，这里建议学生选择的词汇要能展现个人特质，而不要选择比较大众化的性格特征。注意在准备文书时，要学会运用强力动词，例如accept the responsibility的措辞比take the responsibility更好, initiated a project比began a project更准确，supervised an event比organized an event更清晰。
Choose ONE of these essay prompts and respond in 250-500 words
Explain an event or activity that has impacted your life and or your way of thinking.
Explain a time when you made a decision you regretted. Explain why you made that decision. How would you approach the same situation differently if you could now?
What is the best piece of advice you have ever received? From whom did you receive the advice and how did you apply it?
Describe a moment when you felt left out or that you did not fit in well with others. What did you learn about yourself and others? How did you overcome that situation?
What is your favorite quote from a movie, book or a line from a song or poem? Please name the movie, poem or song, and tell us what it means for you.