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Harvard University, ‘12
BS, Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 1 supplemental essays

Student Background

I am an aspiring Medical Researcher
From: Morgantown , West Virginia
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: Sibling
Admission: Regular Decision
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1600
Highest SAT: 2390

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 1%
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Science Club/Team, Local Orchestra / Symphony / Band, Math Team, Mathematics, Engineering, Science, and Achievement (MESA)
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work:

College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Death of a loved one
668 Words
On May 23rd, 1998, I lost my playmate, friend, and supporter. My father, who had been battling cancer all of my life, passed away. He was always strong in front of me – determined to leave me with positive memories of him. Even during his most intensive sessions of chemotherapy, he sat in the audience of my recitals to give me a reassuring smile before I played the first note. Only after his passing did I realize the significance of the sutures...

Supplemental Essay: Issue of personal significance
538 Words
Inspired to pursue cancer research at a young age by my father’s courageous battle to cancer, I quickly developed a passion for science. From watching my mother and sister pursue careers in science and medicine, I have been exposed to the world of science early. From listening to practice lectures and presentations, I knew the components and concentrations of blood by the age of 12 and could quickly explain blood groups when I was 13. However, my interest for science is...

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