My Town: Akron PeaceMakers Host College Essay Writing Contest

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The City of Akron PeaceMakers, the Mayor’s anti-crime youth program and volunteer group, is hosting a college essay writing workshop on Saturday, December 10th from 9:45 a.m. until 3:15 p.m. at the CitiCenter Building.  Experienced facilitators at the workshop, geared towards high school Juniors and Seniors, will help students choose the best topic, outline an essay and brainstorm ideas.  “This is the perfect opportunity for our college-bound students to get the support and guidance they need as they start the college application process,” said Akron Mayor Don Plusquellic.  The workshop costs $15, which covers all materials and lunch and pre-registration is required.  Visit for more information.

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