SarahtheNUWildcat
SarahtheNUWild,
Northwestern ‘17
B.A., Chemistry
Science-focused student who loves reading & winter
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Essays
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Schools
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Scores
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Advice
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ECs
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Sports

Background

Hometown Minnetonka, Minnesota
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Northwestern University (Evanston, IL)
  • University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Stanford University (Stanford, CA)
  • University of California - Berkeley (Berkeley, CA)
  • Colorado School of Mines (Golden, CO)
  • University of Minnesota - Twin Cities (Minneapolis, MN)
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Northwestern University (Evanston, IL)

Applied for a B.A. in Chemistry

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Both Parents

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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A Need to Converse With over one billion active Facebook users, modern conversation has moved from something done by mouth to something done by fingers. My generation is losing its ability to say how it feels without a technological shield. As an elementary school student with a limited knowledge base, conversation at the dinner table quickly flew over my head as my dad and older brother delved into topics such as nuclear warfare and car engines. Yet, as I grew...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
547 Words
Lyrica could change my life. I have never had seizures, neuropathic pain, or an anxiety disorder, but Richard Silverman could still impact my future. When he created this drug at Northwestern in the early 2000s, the chemistry department grew into one of the most impressive chemistry departments in the U.S., offering immense research opportunities. In the fall of 2011, Don Habel changed my life. After dreading the infamous Honors Chemistry class at Hopkins High School, I soon became completely enthralled....
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General Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
18 Words
Don't spend your time and...
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High School Performance

GPA
4.00
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 1%
 
High School TypePublic

Test Scores

Highest ACT
35
 
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