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Otterbein222305,
Otterbein
B.A., Mass Communications and Media, , Journalism
I am a college student, who in my spare time, blogs and is a contributing writer for MTV.
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Background

Hometown Columbus, Ohio
GenderFemale
EthnicityBlack / African American
Class of2017
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

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Waitlisted or Withdrew
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  • University of Cincinnati (Cincinnati, OH)
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Otterbein University (Westerville, OH)

Applied for a B.A. in Mass Communications and Media

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

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Personal Statement
616 Words
Diversity statement
“You’re so pretty for a black girl.” This is something I’ve heard all of my life. Occasionally, I’ll also hear, “You just seem so educated for a black girl.” The list of comments I’ve received in my life that finish with “… for a black girl” goes on and on. Multiple people have told me I’m beautiful, but I never believe them: I could never accept these comments without having some kind of doubt. People are...
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Supplemental Essay Issue of personal significance
7 Words
What my Parents' Divorce Has Taught Me
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Additional Essay Details
598 Words
When I was 15, my parents separated and, soon after, divorced. Divorce is a hard pill for any child to swallow, but it was especially hard for me: As a child, I thought my family was picture perfect. But as I got older, I started to see that this perfect picture no longer fit into its frame. I remember my parents called my sisters and me into our home’s family room to talk. At first, I thought we were in...
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General Admissions Advice

Why I ultimately chose my school
193 Words
I originally chose my university to play basketball there, but after stepping foot on campus and seeing what the environment and classrooms were like, I wanted to focus solely on academics. I had never had a lot of time to focus on school work and so when I made that decision, it helped me grow so much and...
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How to increase chances at my school
148 Words
Talk to people. It's great to introduce yourself to people to not only become more familiar with who is on campus, but to also network as well. You never know who you'll meet and how someone can help you reach a certain goal or...
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High School Performance

Academic Performance in High School Some good some bad

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Sports

SportsBasketball (Recruited), Soccer, Track & Field, Softball

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesHomecoming committee, Choir

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers

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