ElectronicJunkie
ElectronicJunk,
Cornell ‘08
B.S., Electrical and Electronics Engineering
I'm an engineering student at Cornell University from Miami
Features Included
2
Essays
1
Schools
5
Scores
1
Advice
2
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Miami, Florida
GenderMale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Cornell University (Ithaca, NY)
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Cornell University (Ithaca, NY)

Applied for a B.S. in Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Age: 13. Assignment: Make a PowerPoint presentation on Greek gods. Turn on five-year old eMachine computer. Open PowerPoint. Crash. Restart. Second attempt. Crash. Restart. Third attempt. PowerPoint opens. Type one slide. Save. Crash. Restart. Windows fatal error: cannot boot. Frustration. Anger. Failure. The year was 2003, the beginning of a new millennium, and I was trying to do 21st century work on a 20th parents refused to get a new computer, I was stuck. So, I did what I knew best: ask...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
517 Words
To me, engineering is taking knowledge gained in the classroom – in physics, in calculus, in chemistry – and using it to create. It is the “Wow!” exclaimed after closing a circuit to find an LED light blinking at the calculated rate, the amazement when making a transmission in robotics that switches perfectly between desired speeds, the joy when a complex computer science algorithm simply works. It is taking curiosity to another level; not only asking and answering questions but using those...
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General Admissions Advice

What set me apart from other applicants
111 Words
Additionally, in 10th ambition and dedication. At the end of a long day of AP classes, building robots, going to the gym, and studying/doing homework, I love to pick up the instrument...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.4
 
Rank
Top 10%
 
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest ACT
34
 
ACT Score Details
 
Highest SAT
2220
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1520

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details3 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesAfter School Program Coordinator, Science Club/Team
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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