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pkierstens
pkierstens
University of West Alabama, ‘19
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

From: Tuscaloosa , Alabama
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: Parent
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 10 schools
Accepted At: Susquehanna, Otterbein, SUNY Oswego, MSState
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Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

26
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High School Performance

3.45
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High School Type: Religious
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Martial Arts
Extracurricular Activities: Boy/Girl Scouts, Chess, Choir, Drama Production Crew, Junior Classical League / Latin Club, Key Club, Quiz Bowl/Academic Bowl, School Theater/Plays, Science Club/Team, Tutoring/Mentoring, Other Religious Affiliation
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Feeling out of place
189 Words
Well first things first I have two learning disabilities: Dyslexia, and Dysgraphia. I feel pretty confident in saying I have conquered my dyslexia, my favorite thing to do is to read. On the other hand my dysgraphia is a constant challenge that I have been working to over come. At my school (Holy Spirit Catholic School) the teachers are really good at getting everyone up to at least average level. In my case, however, it has been a "tough luck"...



Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
638 Words
Discuss an accomplishment or event, formal or informal, that marked your transition from childhood to adulthood within your culture, community, or family: I had the unfortunate experience of living in Alberta City at the time of the April 27th 2011 tornado; I know that at 14 years old, many do not consider people as children, but as Edna St. Vincent Millay put it, "Childhood is not from birth to a certain age and at a certain age/The child is grown, and...









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