College Admissions Info

RockClimber
RockClimber
Brown University, ‘14

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 3 supplemental essays
  • 1 advice topics

Student Background

Studying at Brown University with a multitude of interests including ultimate frisbee, rock climbing, and scuba diving
From: Rye , New York
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Asian, White Non-Hispanic
Accepted At: Brown
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Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

None Reported

High School Performance

AP / IB Classes and Scores:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Nonprofit, NGO or Charitable Organization, Broadcast Journalism / Media / Television, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism
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College Application Essays

When tower bells are created, or cast, they are traditionally inscribed with a quote. There is such a bell at Hayes Hall in Buffalo, New York, and its inscription proclaims: "It is the voice of life which calls us to come and learn." This aphorism resonated strongly with me, since the pursuit of information and an insatiable curiosity have always ben a strong part of who I am. In fact, I only know about tower bells because of a lecture...











Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
278 Words
Perhaps simultaneously one of my biggest vices and strengths, indecision flows through my veins. I am curious and interested in a surfeit of areas, from molecular biology and behavioral psychology to video editing, mathematics, and even cryptography. I've devoted a great deal of time to each of these interests whenever possible. My curiosity towards the way the body works and its relationship with all life led to a love of AP Biology and the recent reading of Quirkology, a book...





Supplemental Essay: Amusing anecdote
162 Words
I love playing Ultimate Frisbee. It was about two years ago when I first really got into it; a bunch of my friends from school would play several times a week. I first became interested in Frisbee when my friend Eddie's older brother asked if we would "toss a disc" with him. Eddie's older brother Tom is a very intelligent, self-motivated person whom I admire very much and as it happened, Tom was very interested in attending Brown. In fact,...



Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
514 Words
Twenty seven pounds of dry ice, strobe lights, and trips to the pet store are not typical components of an English project. However, during an artistic project last year, a few of my friends and I decided to go on a little over the top. The assignment was simple: Analyze and depict five scenes from Mark Twain's Huck Finn on a 2x7 foot piece of paper in the form of a mural. The catch was that each group would be...







College Admissions Advice

What set me apart from other applicants
149 Words
Invisible Children, Incorporated, is a non-profit organization that was founded in 2003 by three altruistic film-school graduates. It has since brought to light a humanitarian crisis in Northern Uganda; millions have been displaced and countless others are without a proper education as a result of the...