Pointers? Suggestions?

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Pointers? Suggestions?

Postby 052220151 » Tue Jun 12, 2012 8:36 pm

Hey all,

I have spent a lot of time lurking around PS posts trying to write the perfect PS. I have a feeling that when my LSAT comes back it will offset my less than stellar GPA, but a great PS might put me over the edge at some of my reach schools.

I decided to take a sort of unorthodox approach and write about cooking chili. It is something I have a passion for and I thought it would be a great vehicle to try and give potential admissions officers a good feel of who I am. I have revised it way too many times and have had a bunch of folks look at it and I keep getting responses that are sorely lacking or just not useful (hey man, you should just tell them why you'd be a good lawyer!, etc).

If you would you like to help me out, PM me. I am willing to put in my two cents on your PS as well.

Thanks in advance!


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Re: Pointers? Suggestions?

Postby ookoshi » Wed Jun 13, 2012 1:00 am

It really depends on whether your chili has beans in it, and what the admission people reading the PS feel about beans in chili.

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Re: Pointers? Suggestions?

Postby ChikaBoom » Wed Jun 13, 2012 10:35 am

Sure. I can take a look at it, if you like. :D

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Re: Pointers? Suggestions?

Postby icecold3000 » Wed Jun 13, 2012 11:01 am

This sounds original! I would love to take a peak.

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