At RRM 2018, a workshop was held for future graduate school applicants on writing effective personal statements for graduate school applications. The following is a recording of the webinar that was held before the conference to prepare the attendees for the workshop. 

Title:How to write effective personal statements for graduate school applications
Hosts: Guramrit Singh and Amanda Simcox, Department of Molecular Genetics, The Ohio State University
Moderator: Christopher Manion, Associate Director, Center for the Study and Teaching of Writing, The Ohio State University

Graduate recruitment panel: 
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We hope that the webinar will provide guidance to a broader community of graduate school applicants to write effective personal statements.