GPA. Volunteering hours. Sports trophies. Teacher rec's. Blah. Blah. Blah.
But how do you want to stand out in the admissions office line, kiddos?
While this may not entirely fit for every applicant, I do offer it as proof positive that 'message' and 'personality' can match. And when they do, wow.
Best of all, here is how he showed the film:
I created the following video for a presentation I gave on May 23, 2008.
I wanted to make a video that would help share who I am and what I'm all about so I projected this video onto my shirt.
Seems like a perfect vid for Ethan Brodnar to give a double-take to, no?
Pssst: Yet another reason -- also -- the check out Willy Kjellstrom's blogging (et al). He keeps easy-to-use tabs on a host of inspirational and educational videos that have caught his attention. A treasure trove, in fact. Where I ran across this vid, actually. And plenty more in the future, I imagine.