College Admissions Info

Wesleyan University, ‘17
BA, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, English

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Student Background

Molecular Biology & Biochemistry and English double major at Wesleyan
From: Philadelphia
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Accepted At: Wesleyan, Lafayette, Penn State, Pitt, Macalester, ConnCollege
Denied At:
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Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Test Scores

Highest ACT:

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 25%
High School Type: Religious
Academic Performance in High School: Low at first but improved
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Water Polo , Swimming/Diving
Extracurricular Activities: School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism
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College Application Essays

505 Words
My parents named me after their dead dog. Honestly. Let me be clear: they did not simply recycle the name of an admired pet or panic after harboring a “Baby Boy Goodman” after several days in the hospital. My parents thoughtfully and intentionally named me after their beloved golden retriever, Ollie. My name did not just come with a quirky conception story, but also a set of expectations I was required to fulfill. My mother, who often liked to reminisce...

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