emmywalrath
emmywalrath,
Emerson ‘17
B.A., Cinematography and Video Production, , Film and Video Studies
Emerson College, Class of 2017, BA Film Production
Features Included
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Essays
4
Schools
10
Scores
1
Advice
0
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown Mystic, Connecticut
GenderFemale
EthnicityPrefer Not to Share
AdmissionEarly Action
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Emerson College (Boston, MA)
  • University of Connecticut (Storrs, CT)
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Emerson College (Boston, MA)

Applied for a B.A. in Cinematography and Video Production

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

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Personal Statement
512 Words
Your sibling’s story
Emmy Walrath CommonApp Essay My life began wonderfully. I grew up surrounded by family affection, comfortable with my world’s security, peacefulness, and predictability. Little did I know how it would change. Friday, sixth of July 2012: I am in my house, sitting on the stairs with my mom and talking about the laundry, when my five-year-old adopted brother Michael bursts out of his room, shrieking in genuine distress, “But Mom, you’re SITTING in the MIDDLE of the STAIRS!” He...
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Supplemental Essay Unique question posed by school
553 Words
This summer, I spent three weeks taking a video production course at Brown University. I loved the class, and also the independence that came with life in a city on a college campus--I set my own schedule, made my own rules, and did my own shopping. One sunny yellow Friday afternoon as I trotted back to my dorm from the CVS Pharmacy up the street, having just bought myself some Motts applesauce, I smiled at a homeless lady seated on...
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Additional Essay Details
120 Words
Emerson required this additional essay in order to apply for the Honors program, into which I was accepted. The prompt was: Wallace Bacon, a recipient of an honorary doctorate from Emerson College in 1975, wrote that the liberal arts, or humanities, "are concerned with the question of what makes life worth living. And that question concerns not simply oneself but others. The humanities must help us learn who we are; they must help us learn the otherness of others." In this...
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General Admissions Advice

How I chose schools to apply to
69 Words
When I began my college search, I wasn't sure exactly what I wanted to study. I looked for schools that had...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.1
 
Rank
Top 5%
 
High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest ACT
29
 
ACT Score Details
 
Highest SAT
2160
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1500
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AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details3 classes and scores

Sports

SportsRowing (Crew)

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