mmmerryberry
mmmerryberry,
Stanford ‘19
B.A., Biology, , International Relations, , Political Science and Government
I enjoy figure skating, hiking, public speaking, debating, music, and Stanford!
Features Included
2
Essays
5
Schools
10
Scores
1
Advice
5
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown Jefferson City, Missouri
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionEarly Action
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Stanford University (Stanford, CA)
  • University of California - Berkeley (Berkeley, CA)
  • University of California - Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA)
  • University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA)
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Stanford University (Stanford, CA)

Applied for a B.A. in Biology

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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“Russian weapons and insurgents increase in eastern Ukraine.” “Rebels shoot down Ukrainian plane, killing 49.” My highlighter runs along the headlines and drenches each word in chartreuse ink. I have highlighted hundreds of articles in my high school debate career, but these articles are different. Each headline feels like a punch to the stomach. As the highlighter glides to the next line, my thoughts are jerked to my sister in Ukraine. A few winters ago, my family was asked to host...
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Supplemental Essay Issue of personal significance
251 Words
I shouldn't be alive right now, but I am. My story almost ended when a drunk driver and two semis crushed my family's car. I remember the moment with clarity: a drunk driver's dark car flew over the median from the opposite lane, and we crashed into it. The airbags exploded into my chest. I reached for my mom's hand, holding it as she squeaked out a soft "I love you." As the darkness began to fill my vision, I...
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General Admissions Advice

Post-college plans
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High School Performance

GPA
4
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 1%
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
33
 
ACT Score Details
 
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
2310
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1560
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details5 classes and scores

Sports

SportsDance

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesChurch, Community or summer theater/plays, Debate Club/Team, Key Club, National Honor Society

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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