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The Economist
The Economist
University of Pennsylvania, ‘

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I'm a budding Economics Enthusiast from Pennsylvania
From: Croydon , Pennsylvania
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Admission: Early Decision
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1510
Highest SAT: 2180

High School Performance

High School Type: Public
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Swimming/Diving
Extracurricular Activities: Model Congress / Model UN, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism
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College Application Essays

The Nerve of That Economist! Some people say I have nerve to call myself a budding economist. Economists are supposed to epitomize “rational decision making” by considering all of the available facts (according to the so-called “perfect information” assumption) but I don’t follow this mold. I use scissors instead of a pizza cutter to slice pizza, and I eat my pasta and my pasta sauce separately. Sometimes I even take the long route to the Starbucks instead of the...

Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
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Considering both the specific undergraduate school or program to which you are applying and the broader University of Pennsylvania community, what academic, research, and/or extracurricular paths do you see yourself exploring at Penn?: I seek enlightenment everywhere I go, whether the location is a debate conference, a bench in the park on Franklin Avenue, or if given the chance, the University of Pennsylvania. The Wharton School, the International Affairs Association, and the Consciousness Club are the most interesting academic...

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