taylor_k
taylor_k,
Brown ‘21
B.S., Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
I'm a southern girl headed to an Ivy League school!
Features Included
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Essays
5
Schools
13
Scores
0
Advice
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ECs
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Sports

Background

Hometown Lawrenceville, Georgia
GenderFemale
EthnicityBlack / African American
First Gen College StudentNo

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Brown University (Providence, RI)
  • Tulane University (New Orleans, LA)
  • Swarthmore College (Swarthmore, PA)
  • Brandeis University (Waltham, MA)
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Brown University (Providence, RI)

Applied for a B.S. in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

Personal Statement
623 Words
Controversial topic, Diversity statement
      Once I started high school, I was finally allowed to start wearing makeup. Though this is a pretty commonplace rite of passage, it was my first personal encounter with the injustice that people of color face. My mom and I walked into our local Target, and I was absolutely ecstatic to complete what I thought was such a womanly task. I quickly fell from cloud nine as I looked at the shades of the different products on the makeup shelves...
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Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
153 Words
From an early age, I’ve always been interested in an array of different, and some might say conflicting topics. My dream is to one day become a doctor, yet I’m really interested in Enlightenment philosophy. Math is one of my strongest subjects, but reading is my passion. At a college with an ordinary curriculum focused upon a student’s major rather than their interests, my insatiable desire for learning would be stifled. I would be shoved in to...
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Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
136 Words
We all exist within communities or groups of various sizes, origins, and purposes; pick one and tell us why it is important to you, and how it has shaped you. (100 word limit) Every other Wednesday afternoon, I have the unique opportunity to sit in a circle with a diverse group of people and talk about really good books. Though we focus on classic literature that most teenagers find absolutely uninteresting and irrelevant, these amazing people love what I love to...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4
 
Rank
Top 1%
 
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest ACT
33
 
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Highest SAT
1530
 
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AP / IB Classes and Scores

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