14. Personal Statement Workshop

A: I'm having trouble with my personal statement.

B: You should go to the personal statement workshop.

A: What is that?

B: It's where a professional will give you tips and revise your personal statement.

A: That sounds helpful.

B: It is. I went to one last week.

A: How was it?

B: The person leading the workshop was an English professor, so it was informative.

A: I'm kind of embarrassed to show my personal statement, though.

B: You shouldn't be.

A: I feel like I'll be laughed at.

B: The workshop will improve your writing. You really should go.