College Admissions Info

feminist
feminist
Harvard University ‘17
BA, Religion

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Harvard student, Religion concentrator, feminist, activist.
From: New York , New York
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Action
Applied To: 1 school
Accepted At: Harvard
Denied At:
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Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Hebrew, Yiddish

Test Scores

2080
SAT
32
ACT
Converted SAT Score: 1450
Highest SAT: 2080
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High School Performance

High School Type: Religious
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Some good some bad

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Nonprofit, NGO or Charitable Organization, Debate Club/Team
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College Application Essays

Her name can be found in most American history books, and her accomplishments are part of every US history curriculum. This recognition is not undeserved, as she revived interest in feminism with her book The Feminine Mystique and facilitated change in women’s roles by establishing the National Organization for Women (NOW). Although most high school students treat Betty Friedan as another name to memorize for a history test, she is so much more than a removed figure in a...







Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
705 Words
Over the past several months, I have been inundated with college advice from relatives and family friends. I am blessed to know several Harvard alumni and professors, and they unanimously agreed that I would be a perfect match for the College. I decided to investigate further, and found Harvard an extraordinary candidate. As an active feminist, I plan on concentrating in Studies of Women, Gender, and Sexuality. In order to acquire a deeper understanding of the curriculum, I hope to...











College Admissions Advice

Whether I used a private admissions counselor, and advice I received
48 Words
I didn't use a private admissions counselor because my family doesn't have the money...





Post-college plans
17 Words
I plan on attending law...





Recommended summer activities during high school and college
141 Words
When I was a rising sophomore in high school, I interned at an organization that had nothing to do with any of the interests on my application. When I was a rising junior in high school, I interned at an...





My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
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I'm very involved in Harvard Hillel, and have held/currently hold several leadership positions within the Hillel structure. As an Orthodox Jew, I am naturally drawn to Hillel because of its kosher dining hall and high concentration of my coreligionists. However, Hillel is not just...





Why I ultimately chose my school
81 Words
I applied to Harvard EA and got in, so it was the only place I submitted an application to. I fell in...





5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
36 Words
There is no typical student at Harvard. Everyone comes from so...