The Spectrum

The screen that greets applicants on the Common Application website.

Embellishing on College Applications

As seniors apply to college, some tend to exaggerate credentials
Katya Tobak, Copy Editor November 20, 2015

“Reporting activities can help a college better understand your life outside of the classroom. Your activities may include arts, athletics, clubs, employment, personal commitments, and other pursuits....

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