bkirkpatrick
bkirkpatrick,
Davidson ‘19
B.A., History
Passionate about education, essay-writing, and chocolate
Features Included
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Essays
10
Schools
17
Scores
0
Advice
6
ECs
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Sports

Background

Hometown Nashville, Tennessee
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision, Accepted From Waitlist
English First Language No
Other Language(s) Spoken French, English

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Princeton University (Princeton, NJ)
  • Vanderbilt University (Nashville, TN)
  • Wake Forest University (Winston-Salem, NC)
  • University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA)
  • University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill (Chapel Hill, NC)
  • College of William and Mary (Williamsburg, VA)
  • University of Richmond (Richmond, VA)
  • University of Alabama (Tuscaloosa, AL)
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Davidson College (Davidson, NC)

Applied for a B.A. in History

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Both Parents

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Because there is good in every person, there is hope for every person: such has been my mantra for as long as I can remember, following me as I have matured, and I approach every situation by seeking out the best and then encouraging myself and others to let it shine. At New Hope Academy, an elementary school with a 50% minority constituency where many children go home to impoverished single-parent households, I channel this mentality into the students I tutor,...
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Additional Essay Details
1281 Words
(Respond to quote: “One of the great challenges of our time is that the disparities we face today have more complex causes and point less straightforwardly to solutions.” Omar Wasow, Assistant Professor, Politics; Founder, Blackplanet.com This quote is taken from Professor Wasow's January 2014 speech at the Martin Luther King Day celebration at Princeton University.) My school celebrates a tradition called Grit Day, a day on which students wear costumes in hopes of winning prizes; however, what is normally a...
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General Admissions Advice

High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.50
 
Rank
Top 1%
 
High School TypeOther Private
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2390
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1600
SAT Prep
SAT IIs
PSAT Scores
Other Standardized Tests

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details11 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesDebate Club/Team, Tutoring/Mentoring, Key Club, French Club, Quiz Bowl/Academic Bowl, Broadcast Journalism / Media / Television
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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