Premium Content New People, New Dreams
by Amanda Grewer - December 09, 2007
Write about a significant experience in your life.
“I think we’re lost,” I said to my parents as I stood on the corner of 114th Street and Broadway carrying a large bag of luggage. I stopped confused as to where I was going. I knew I was close; I could tell by the number of people wearing Columbia University t-shirts. I continued to walk down Broadway and at last I saw the iron gates with two gold…
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