In 500 words or less, write about one of the following topics. Please note: these prompts are the same as the Common Application Essay Topics:
Some students have a background, identity, interest, or talent that is so meaningful they believe their application would be incomplete without it. If this sounds like you, then please share your story.
The lessons we take from obstacles we encounter can be fundamental to later success. Recount a time when you faced a challenge, setback, or failure. How did it affect you, and what did you learn from the experience?
Reflect on a time when you questioned or challenged a belief or idea. What prompted your thinking? What was the outcome?
Describe a problem you've solved or a problem you'd like to solve. It can be an intellectual challenge, a research query, an ethical dilemma - anything that is of personal importance, no matter the scale. Explain its significance to you and what steps you took or could be taken to identify a solution.
Discuss an accomplishment, event, or realization that sparked a period of personal growth and a new understanding of yourself or others.
Describe a topic, idea, or concept you find so engaging that it makes you lose all track of time. Why does it captivate you? What or who do you turn to when you want to learn more?
Share an essay on any topic of your choice. It can be one you've already written, one that responds to a different prompt, or one of your own design.
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Have you ever been tired of choosing topics for essays?
So, why not write an essay about anime? Acutally, anime gives us so many topics to research.
So here is a list of the best topic ideas when you decide to write an anime essay.
1. Manga and American Comics
It must be interesting to contrast the differences found between Manga and American Comics.
Manga features heroes who overcome their challenges with help from friends.
American comics have heroes who overcome challenges through their personal grit and ability.
2. Goku vs. Superman
Look at the cultural differences between these two iconic heroes.
Compare how each represents the ideals of their respective societies.
This will let you write about Japanese Confucian ideals and American Judaeo-Christian ideals.
3. Anime and Homosexual/Transgender Concerns
Anime often features transgender and ambiguously gendered characters.
Why? Let's take a look at how anime explores homosexuality and transgender concerns.
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