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Cooper Union54012
Cooper Union, ‘19
Chemical Engineering

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

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From: Whitestone , New York
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 15+ schools
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Mandarin

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1530
Highest SAT: 2230
Highest ACT:

High School Performance

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High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Debate Club/Team, Yearbook, School Jazz / Orchestra, Broadcast Journalism / Media / Television, Math Team
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College Application Essays

I’ve come to terms with expression as a blend of herbal tea and mint gum. Both mild and minty, the mix of two different flavors tastes like a mix of two different cultures. Raised by a traditional Chinese family, I was told not to comment on controversial issues. In my parents’ eyes, being safe and worthy to others meant giving up my own voice. But growing up all my life in New York, I’m constantly surrounded by diversity....

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
171 Words
I wouldn’t have to give up anything here because I would be able to give everything here. I wouldn’t have to give up the performing arts, because I could still be a percussionist in the Cooper Union Symphony Orchestra. I could perform and still be a musician while maintaining my studies. I could play music from Baroque to Contemporary. I wouldn’t have to give up my experience in producing my high-school yearbook or in journalism, because I...

Additional Essay Details:
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