skg62
skg62,
Georgetown ‘
B.S.
Student in the School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University
Features Included
5
Essays
7
Schools
16
Scores
0
Advice
3
ECs
2
Sports

Background

Hometown Trophy Club, Texas
GenderMale
EthnicityAsian
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Georgetown University (Washington, DC)
  • Boston College (Chestnut Hill, MA)
  • University of California - Berkeley (Berkeley, CA)
  • University of Texas - Austin (Austin, TX)
  • Harvard University (Cambridge, MA)
  • University of Chicago (Chicago, IL)
  • University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign (Champaign, IL)
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Georgetown University (Washington, DC)

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Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

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Evaluate a significant experience, achievement, risk you have taken, or ethical dilemma you have faced and its impact on you. It was the spring of 2000, and I was terrified. My parents had decided to move from India to Saudi Arabia, and I was deathly afraid of what this endeavor would bring. An unfamiliar setting, separation from my friends, being at the mercy of new teachers – in short, I was facing everything a timid ten-year-old would ever want to avoid. Nothing...
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Five balls fly through the air, continuously crossing past each other in a synchronous cascade. Looking straight ahead, I concentrate on both the entire pattern and each individual sphere. Why do I juggle? Despite what you might think, it’s not for the glory. There is something profoundly meditative about manipulating objects through space, and the possibilities of improvement are virtually limitless. The worldwide juggling community (yes, there is such a thing) is currently undergoing somewhat of a renaissance. Recently...
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As a kindergartener, I remember hiding behind our overweight teacher as my four year old classmates derided me for wearing stick-on earrings to school. It was a lasting lesson of what is, and is not, acceptable. I’ve always found it interesting why identical behavior carries such a different social meaning – and can provokes dire reactions – depending on the sex of the actor. For a long time my thoughts on gender remained largely unorganized – a somewhat haphazard collection of experiences...
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A number of years ago, a father was teaching his two-and-a-half year old son to read in Russian. He asked the boy to put together the syllables ma and ma. Without hesitation, the boy replied, “two mas.” A precociously sarcastic toddler? It would seem so, but when one considers who I am and where I come from, my response is not so surprising. Fortunately, I have learned that there is more to life than education. There has been no better...
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A number of years ago, a father was teaching his two-and-a-half year old son to read in English. He asked the boy to put together the syllables ma and ma. Without hesitation, the boy replied, “two mas.” A precociously sarcastic toddler? It would seem so, but when one considers who I am, my response is not so surprising. I am naturally a mathematician, and always have felt comfortable with numbers and logic. It would seem odd, then, that throughout my...
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General Admissions Advice

High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.5
 
Rank
Top 5%
 
High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Low at first but improved
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
29
 
ACT Score Details
 
Other ACT Scores
ACT Prep

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details15 classes and scores

Sports

SportsCross Country, Track & Field

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesStudent Council / Government, Tutoring/Mentoring, Biking/Cycling

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received
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