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mcaldwell145
mcaldwell145
University of California - Berkeley, ‘19
BA, Astronomy and Astrophysics, Physics

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Student Background

I went to high school in a small town in Colorado and am now going to UC Berkeley to pursue a double major in physics and astrophysics.
From: Bayfield , Colorado
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 15+ schools
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Test Scores

33
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High School Performance

4.20
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High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Study/travel abroad
646 Words
Growing up seems to be a mass of contradictions. It is sudden. It is gradual. It is straightforward. It is complicated. How can anything harmonic come out of something so full of opposites that it seems like it should be an impossible tangle of multicolored yarn? These were my thoughts as my plane landed in Ireland. I was about to step on the ground of a different country, one that would play a part in my odyssey of maturing. Five...









College Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
44 Words
Do not freak out if you don't get into your top choice and...