ellen2015,
Case ‘19
B.S., Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, , Spanish Language and Literature, , Biotechnology
Features Included
4
Essays
14
Schools
8
Scores
0
Advice
10
ECs
2
Sports

Background

Hometown , Kentucky
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Spanish

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Case Western Reserve University (Cleveland, OH)
  • Duke University (Durham, NC)
  • Villanova University (Villanova, PA)
  • Xavier University (Cincinnati, OH)
  • Columbia University (New York, NY)
  • Vanderbilt University (Nashville, TN)
  • Washington University in St. Louis (St. Louis, MO)
  • Boston College (Chestnut Hill, MA)
  • Boston University (Boston, MA)
  • Georgia Institute of Technology (Atlanta, GA)
  • University of Louisville (Louisville, KY)
  • University of Michigan - Ann Arbor (Ann Arbor, MI)
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Case Western Reserve University (Cleveland, OH)

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

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
412 Words
Challenged a belief, Career aspirations
Running to Medicine Running is something I love to do. As my feet hit the pavement, I spend my time thinking of ways that I can increase my speed and distance with every step. To me, becoming a physician is much like my outlook on running. From my experience shadowing surgeons, neonatologists, radiologists, and internal medicine specialists, and my experience volunteering in the emergency room, I know a career in medicine is challenging, but more than anything, my experiences have...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
152 Words
Duke University- The practice of medicine is a continuous evolution of new challenges, and the profession demands the constant introduction of new technologies. My career goal is to become a global physician, but I want to study biomedical engineering in my undergraduate education. Biomedical engineering is an opportunity to challenge my intellectual curiosity, ask questions that plague the real world, and put my medical knowledge and problem solving abilities to the test while finding solutions. Specifically, Duke is the best...
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Supplemental Essay Diversity statement
249 Words
A community I am a member of is the Rising Star Studios, a branch of a local organization dedicated to young adults with developmental disabilities such as autism or Down's syndrome. In 2010, I entered the Rising Star music therapy class as a volunteer in hopes of using my musical gifts to help others enjoy music. In the beginning, I was nervous around the children who often times could not communicate with me, but I was quickly put at ease when...
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Supplemental Essay Unique question posed by school
573 Words
Boston University- 2. Pablo Picasso once said, “We all know that Art is not truth. Art is a lie that makes us realize truth, at least the truth that is given us to understand.” Do you believe art is a lie? What kinds of truth may art (or if you prefer, fiction, music, or poetry) cause us to realize? Our Own Truth in Art Art is an interpretation of the world. It is the way in which the artist understands the...
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General Admissions Advice

High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.43
 
Rank
Top 1%
 
High School TypeReligious
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
35
 
ACT Score Details
 
ACT Prep

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details7 classes and scores

Sports

SportsGolf, Tennis

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesChoir, Tutoring/Mentoring, Spanish Club, Computer / Technology Volunteer, Science Club/Team, Best Buddies, Hospital Volunteer, National Honor Society, Nonprofit, NGO or Charitable Organization, Political Campaign

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received
Application Additional Materials

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