Common App Personal Essay Prompt 2 - WriteWell
There may be personal information you want considered as part of your admissions application. Write an essay describing that information. You might include exceptional hardships, challenges, or opportunities that have shaped or impacted your abilities or academic credentials, personal responsibilities, exceptional achievements or talents, educational goals, or ways in which you might contribute to an institution committed to creating a diverse learning environment.
The other point is that your Common App essay is ..
The advice "But if you break up with someone you've shared a computer with, change them all." applies to corporate passwords as well -- if an employee leaves, any shared 'role account' passwords (e.g. root) that they COULD have known must be changed immediately. This is a hassle, but doesn't mean such a draconian password policy is bad (it does mean shared accounts are bad!).
The high school senior that submitted the Common App essay below was accepted to Harvard, The Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Princeton, and Yale.