NYjournalist
NYjournalist,
Harvard ‘14
B.A., Journalism
I am a journalist from NY.
Features Included
3
Essays
0
Schools
4
Scores
0
Advice
3
ECs
2
Sports

Background

Hometown Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Spanish, Mandarin

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Harvard University (Cambridge, MA)
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Harvard University (Cambridge, MA)

Applied for a B.A. in Journalism

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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The Art of Losing Elizabeth Bishop, my favorite poet, once wrote that “the art of losing isn’t hard to master.” Recently I had the chance to experience the verity of these words when I abruptly lost an identity I had falsely adopted. Reminiscent of the difficulty I used to have deciding which Barbie to pretend to be with my little sister – how could I possibly choose between “Business Barbie,” “Doctor Barbie,” and “Teacher Barbie” when I wanted to explore...
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Supplemental Essay Time off from school
155 Words
Hackley’s Spanish Club I was thrilled when my school announced an educational trip to Cadiz, Spain for June of my sophomore year; subsequently, it looked like the trip would be canceled due to lack of student interest and high costs of travel. I decided to found the Spanish Club so that the trip could take place. We held meetings and bake sales to help raise awareness and money, and because of this it was able to proceed as originally...
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Supplemental Essay Diversity statement
633 Words
I have never considered myself to be the average American girl. I had lived on three continents by the time my baby teeth had fallen out and visited fourteen countries by the time I had braces. My peripatetic childhood not only taught me to how to adapt, but also how to feel at home in Asian, American, and Australian cultures, and no doubt explains my decision to attend the Middlebury-Monterey Language Academy’s Chinese School. When my family lived in...
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General Admissions Advice

High School Performance

GPA
3.8
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 10%
 
High School TypeOther Private

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2250
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1540

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details3 classes and scores

Sports

SportsField Hockey, Lacrosse

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesYearbook, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism, Spanish Club
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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