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Carleton College, ‘19
BS, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Physics

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 1 supplemental essays

Student Background

From: Portsmouth , Rhode Island
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Asian, Black / African American, Native American, White Non-Hispanic
Applied To: 12 schools
Accepted At: Carleton, Washington, Wisconsin, Grinnell, Union, Northeastern
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Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1470
Highest SAT: 2100
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High School Performance

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Top 25%
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Low at first but improved
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Golf, Football, Track & Field
Extracurricular Activities: Boy/Girl Scouts, Math Team, Science Club/Team, National Honor Society, Computer / Technology Volunteer, Science Club/Team, Biking/Cycling
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College Application Essays

652 Words
The sounds of the jungle reverberated around me, the birds and insects roared relentlessly in the background. I heard the snap of a twig somewhere off to the left and saw my uncle's hand reach slowly for his gun. We waited a moment in silence, heard nothing else, so we resumed walking. Despite being only about one hundred and fifty feet inland from the banks of the Essequibo River, we still had to stay vigilant for jungle predators. I felt...

Supplemental Essay: Explaining low grades/scores
646 Words
At the age of thirteen, I was diagnosed with Aspergers Syndrome, a developmental and learning disorder on the autism spectrum. Despite my unusually late diagnosis, I have struggled with the symptoms of the disorder all my life. While the cause of the "disability" as some call it, is not known, its effects include delays in the development of several basic skills, most notably social and communicative skills. Additionally, the disorder manifests itself in a myriad of other ways, including, behavioral...

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