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rmllee
rmllee
Stanford University ‘16
BA, Economics

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Personal statement

Student Background

Econ undergrad at Stanford University from Hong Kong
From: Hong Kong , Hong Kong
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Action
Applied To: 1 school
Accepted At: Stanford
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Mandarin, Portuguese

Test Scores

2200
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1510
Highest SAT: 2200
SAT IIs:

High School Performance

3.97
GPA
Top 1%
Rank
High School Type: International
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

None reported

College Application Essays

Entering Bimbe Basic School, I was greeted by numerous voices chanting in unison: “Education is knowledge, knowledge is power and I want it”. Following the chants, I entered a classroom with 20 enthusiastic students, ravenous to learn. It was as if the Zambians, still burdened by the gross inequalities of colonialism, were responding to the former colonial axiom: “If you want to hide something from the blacks, put it in a book”. I joined 10-year-old orphan Shikha reading an English book....







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