Math_Feminism
Math_Feminism,
Brown ‘21
B.S., Computational and Applied Mathematics
I am a math enthusiast who enjoys conducting interviews and writing inspirational articles.
Features Included
2
Essays
6
Schools
13
Scores
3
Advice
0
ECs
2
Sports

Background

Hometown Chapel Hill, North Carolina
GenderFemale
EthnicityAsian
First Gen College StudentNo

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Brown University (Providence, RI)
  • Cornell University (Ithaca, NY)
  • Harvey Mudd (Claremont, CA)
  • Carnegie Mellon University (Pittsburgh, PA)
  • University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill (Chapel Hill, NC)
  • North Carolina State University - Raleigh (Raleigh, NC)
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Brown University (Providence, RI)

Applied for a B.S. in Computational and Applied Mathematics

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

The bubbling, pink concoction of soap, yeast, and hydrogen peroxide—“elephant tooth paste”—oozed out of a test tube. The surprising reaction catalyzed my interest in the STEM fields as I stared in bewilderment alongside other eager middle school girls at an annual event at a nearby university called FEMMES: Females Exploring More Math, Engineering, and Sciences. During the rest of the event, female scientists explained their occupations and led us through activities in laboratories, filled with interesting equipment. After...
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Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
147 Words
The grading system and open curriculum at Brown seem utopian, like an ideal educational model that allows students to learn for the sake of learning. I believe I will thrive in this atmosphere, be able to take academic risks and to explore my diverse peripheral interests in gender studies, journalism, and computer science. With the impressive course selection, it is likely that I will even discover new interests. The open academic setting contributes to Brown’s collegial atmosphere, and Brown...
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School Specific Advice

More Essays

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General Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
143 Words
I would have definitely started earlier! Don't let procrastination get the best of you. It is ideal to start Junior year summer before the school year even begins. Often times, the essay writing requires you to reflect inwardly. If you have more...
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Recommended summer activities during high school and college
73 Words
Try to do something that couldn't be done during the school year! Utilize the internet to find opportunities that suit your interests....
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What set me apart from other applicants
61 Words
For the most part I only did things that I was passionate about and that I was interested...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.50
 
Rank
Top 5%
 
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest ACT
34
 
ACT Score Details
 
Other ACT Scores
ACT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details13 classes and scores

Sports

SportsSwimming/Diving, Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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