I dunno if any of you guys have ever come across this, but its supposedly the guy's actual essay. Haha I think its cool. Too bad i wasnt creative enough to come up with something like that. Gallagher told me that he wrote the essay when he was 17 for a high school writing contest. He won (and the essay was published in Harper's Magazine). He did then use the essay as part of his applications when he applied to five colleges about two decades ago.
Person? I am a dynamic figure, often seen scaling walls and crushing ice. I have been known to remodel train stations on my lunch breaks, making them more efficient in the area of heat retention.
But I have not yet gone to college. SS jokes Hugh Gallagher's 'College Essay' home jokes Hugh Gallagher's 'College Essay it seems that Hugh Gallagher wrote this for a national writing contest, and that an Urban Legend has since arisen that he wrote it as an actual application essay., update.
I am an expert in stucco, a veteran in love, and an outlaw in Peru. "Using only a hoe and a large glass of water, I once single-handedly defended a small village in the Amazon Basin from a horde of ferocious army ants. You will too, even if youve seen it before. Essay: IN order FOR THE admissions staff OF OUR college TO GET TO know YOU, THE applicant, better, WE ASK that YOU answer THE following question: ARE there ANY significant experiences youhave HAD, OR accomplishments YOU have realized, that have helped TO define YOU aerson?