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nwilliams428
nwilliams428
Syracuse University, ‘19
BS, Advertising

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I'm a freshman at Syracuse University with a major in Advertising in the S.I. Newhouse School of Journalism. I am a graduate of Downers Grove North High School in Downers Grove, IL. In the future, I plan to pursue a career in digital media and marketing.
From: Downers Grove , Illinois
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 6 schools
Accepted At: Indiana, Syracuse, UMD, BU, Missouri
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: French

Test Scores

29
ACT
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High School Performance

4.20
GPA
Top 10%
Rank
High School Type: Public
Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Volleyball, Softball
Awards Received:

College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Failure experience
526 Words
In 2005, the late creative visionary, Steve Jobs gave the commencement address to the Stanford University graduating class. In his closing anecdote, he advised students to "stay hungry and stay foolish." I repeated Jobs's words of wisdom in my head as I entered 205 N. Michigan Plaza, the site of my first job. A few months earlier, I was hired as a summer intern with a professional search engine marketing company. I was sixteen, overdressed, and completely inexperienced. The employees at the...









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