maiaregman
maiaregman,
Howard ‘21
B.B.A., Business Management
I make lemonade out of lemons I grew myself.
Features Included
5
Essays
10
Schools
6
Scores
3
Advice
0
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Mount Vernon, New York
GenderFemale
EthnicityBlack / African American, Hispanic
First Gen College StudentNo

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Howard University (Washington, DC)
  • Baruch College - CUNY (New York, NY)
  • American University (Washington, DC)
  • Binghamton University - SUNY (Binghamton, NY)
  • Hunter College - CUNY (New York, NY)
  • New York University (New York, NY)
  • St. John's University (Queens, NY)
  • Hofstra University (Hempstead, NY)
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Howard University (Washington, DC)

Applied for a B.B.A. in Business Management

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Parent

School Specific Essays

Describe a problem you’ve solved or a problem you’d like to solve. It can be an intellectual challenge, a research query, an ethical dilemma - anything that is of personal importance, no matter the scale. Explain its significance to you and what steps you took or could be taken to identify a solution.
4. Describe a problem you've solved or a problem you'd like to solve. It can be an intellectual challenge, a research query, an ethical dilemma - anything that is of personal importance, no matter the scale. Explain its significance to you and what steps you took or could be taken to identify a solution. I attend a Catholic all-girls school in the Bronx. The students are mostly Hispanic and Black, with working class parents that work long hours to provide the...
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Supplemental Essay: Other
702 Words
Honors Program Personal Statement
4. Describe a problem you've solved or a problem you'd like to solve. It can be an intellectual challenge, a research query, an ethical dilemma - anything that is of personal importance, no matter the scale. Explain its significance to you and what steps you took or could be taken to identify a solution. I attend a Catholic all-girls school in the Bronx. The students are mostly Hispanic and Black, with working class parents that work long hours to provide the...
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Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
503 Words
From what frequent activity do you derive your greatest joy? Why is this activity meaningful to you, and how does it shape your perspective on life?
I attend a Catholic all-girls school in the Bronx with mostly Hispanic and Black students, with working class parents that work long hours to provide the best possible education for their daughters. All of this means that the people I attend school with already have three strikes against them -- they belong to an ethnic minority, they are females, and they live in financially disadvantaged communities. Since my freshman year, I recognized that my incredibly dedicated and intelligent peers did...
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Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
153 Words
Pick a story of local, national, or international importance from the front page of any newspaper. Identify your source and give the date the article appeared. Then use your sense of humor, sense of outrage, sense of justice—or just plain good sense—to explain why the story engages your attention.
"Feminism receives setback at the polls" When do you think that headline was published? This year, when Hillary Clinton, the first female to secure the Democratic nomination, lost the presidential election? Last year, when “feminism” led a TIME poll titled “Which Word Should Be Banned in 2015?” Perhaps the headline brings you back to 1976, when Liz Abzug left the House of Representatives to run for U.S. Senate and then for mayor of New York City. Once she lost both bids...
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Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
505 Words
Why are you applying to Hofstra?
I derive an exorbitant amount of satisfaction every time I accomplish something that would shock a misogynist, disturb a Ku Klux Klan member, and inspire a young Black or Hispanic girl. That “something” to me is one day being the CEO of a Fortune 500. I am not yet the chief executive officer of a world-renowned company, but I know that Hofstra’s Honor's College and Frank G. Zarb School of Business will propel me towards my goal. Hofstra University is...
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School Specific Advice

Misconceptions I had about college before attending
51 Words
Howard University will show you how diverse blackness is. You don't have to watch every...
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More Essays

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General Admissions Advice

My advice about getting recommenders
30 Words
Try to get a recommendation from someone outside of...
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What I learned transitioning from high school to college
47 Words
You might've been able to do everything in high school, but it can take...
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High School Performance

Unweighted GPA
4.00
 
Rank
Top 10%
 
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest SAT
1280
 
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AP / IB Classes and Scores

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Sports

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