Application to honors program personal statement

Write a carefully planned and edited personal statement not to exceed 250 words in which you tell us how you are currently pursuing what we like to refer to in Honors Forum as a?the life of the minda?a your intellectual life. You may wish to mention specific academic projects, courses, and memorable teachersa either in high school or at Skidmorea that excite you and current intellectual goals (majors, minors, international study, collaborative research, independent studies, co-curricular projects, and activities, etc.) or leadership goals that Honors Forum membership may help you achieve. In your closing paragraph, tell us how you would use your active engagement in Honors Forum membership to benefit the Skidmore community. It is essential that you take the writing seriously and write the personal statement well.