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Cornell University, ‘
BS, Biology, Geography

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  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 1 supplemental essays

Student Background

I'm a Canadian studying Biology and Geography at Cornell
From: Toronto , Canada
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Accepted At: Cornell
Denied At:
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Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1340
Highest SAT: 1880

High School Performance

High School Type: Other Private

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Rowing (Crew)
Extracurricular Activities: Emergency Medical Service / Fire Dept Volunteer, Student Council / Government
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College Application Essays

I sit here today in one of the new classrooms at the Salabwek Primary School in rural Kenya. As I look out the window I see a mosaic of earthy-colored farmland scattered with grazing cattle and barefoot children in blue collared tunics. I am inspired by the positive change that has occurred in this community since Free the Children began developing in 2005. I look over to my right and see one of the old classrooms, with eroded mud walls and...

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
217 Words
I believe that in order to be a successful doctor you need to have more than just a scientific perspective to make change happen. The College of Human Ecology introduces a unique perspective on health science by adding in a relevant global outlook. Coming from an International Baccalaureate School I value the prospect of thinking through more than one dimension, aiming to explore and understand knowledge on a broader scale. Through my work over two years in Kenya I am...

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