Tufts ‘15
B.A., Clinical Psychology
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EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
English First Language Yes

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Tufts University (Medford, MA)

Applied for a B.A. in Clinical Psychology

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Both Parents + 3 more

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Personal Statement
433 Words
Childhood memory, Creative personal story
He showed her the drawings she’d made - one each of a hand, a chair, and a woman’s face. Then he showed her some of his other students’ drawings from the class. “Jenny, you’ve got something here. I know you don’t want to continue with this particular class, but I don’t want you to give up on art. I want you to sign up for another course. How about drawing?” He stated this in a...
Supplemental Essay Amusing anecdote
244 Words
I was raised in a Cape Cod-style house on a sleepy, little street called *** Road. There is nothing particularly outstanding about this street: no businesses, monuments, or establishments of note, but with the terrorist attacks of 9/11, the neighborhood was awakened. Our little street wanted to reach out to people affected by the attacks, so we formed a charity that we called, “Spread the Bread.” Mothers and children baked breads together, attached homemade cards, and delivered them to local firehouses and...
Supplemental Essay Amusing anecdote
204 Words
My two closest friends and I have a time-honored tradition of meeting for Sunday brunch at the local diner every week. We call ourselves, “The Breakfast Club.” We savor the opportunity to unwind together over the syrup-drenched goodness of breakfast at such a familiar and comforting location. Our food orders never vary: I go for the banana chocolate chip pancakes (truly a heavenly combination), while Caitlin goes for the gluttonous “Wayland Warrior” and Colleen orders a mundane Belgian waffle with...
Supplemental Essay Diversity statement
668 Words
I have been a vegetarian my entire life, even preceding the moment of my birth. My mom, who decided to become a vegetarian in her teenage years, has not eaten meat of any form since. As my mom did not eat meat while she was pregnant with me, I never really did get a say in whether I personally wanted to be a vegetarian. Not only a vegetarian, but a strict one: one would not eat even a trace of...
Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
708 Words
I have four primary goals I would like to achieve during my college experience, one from each of the following themes: academic, creative, professional, and personal. Academically, I have always enjoyed approaching complex problems from a broad perspective, rather than from the narrow confines of a single discipline. Sciences of all varieties have been my passion since the eighth grade; however, I do not want to focus on the “pure” form of any one particular field of science. My academic...

General Admissions Advice

My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
112 Words
At Tufts I am involved in multiple different areas of student life. I have a job on campus in the Career Center where I am a student assistant, primarily dealing with administrative tasks. I...

High School Performance

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Academic Performance in High School Steady

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SportsTrack & Field (Recruited), Track & Field (Recruited)


ActivitiesAmerican Cancer Society, French Club, National Honor Society, Yearbook
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