The student named below is applying to Etgar 36, a challenging, academic, travel program in which the students journey across America to learn about history, politics and activism. We accomplish this goal by having the participants engage in meetings and discussions with people and organizations that represent various sides of political and historical issues.You are being asked to complete this reference as someone who can provide an accurate picture of the academic and personal qualities of this student. Etgar 36 is an experience that requires a high level of maturity, academic energy, appreciation of diversity of opinion, the ability to think critically, and to articulate thoughts and opinions. We appreciate your candid and thoughtful appraisal of the applicant’s abilities to participate fully in this program both academically and socially.
Please answer the following questions in the space provided. Your candid comments will be held in the strictest confidence. Thank you for your assistance.
Compared to other students in his or her class, how do you rate this student in terms of: