NatsukoMaiko,
CC ‘18
B.A., Asian Studies
I am a sophomore at Carthage College in Kenosha, Wisconsin. I am majoring in Asian Studies with minors in Japanese and English. I hope to go on to graduate school to earn my PhD and become a college professor.
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Background

Hometown Kenosha, Wisconsin
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionEarly Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Japanese

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
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Carthage College (Kenosha, WI)

Applied for a B.A. in Asian Studies

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

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Personal Statement
180 Words
Volunteer/public interest work
I have always worked with a mission called the Homeless Breakfast since I was very little. I would follow my father to this routine Sunday morning event not fully comprehending what I was doing until I was a junior in Girl Scouts. At that time I learned I could make an impact on the lives I saw every Sunday not only by serving them breakfast but by collecting personal care items. I have collected these items (soap, shampoo, lotion, chapstick,...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
27 Words
The essay discussed how Carthage is very close by, affordable, offers great opportunities, and offers classes in Japanese, a language I desired to learn since middle school.
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General Admissions Advice

My favorite course thus far, and why
23 Words
Sociology and Religion have been my favorite...
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What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
48 Words
Just because it's a private Lutheran school, there is no prejudice over your race,...
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Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
139 Words
Carthage offers lots of scholarships through just applying alone. I am able to fund 60% of my tuition through the scholarships I received at Carthage which were based on where I live, my GPA, my ACT score, and participating in their full ride...
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Recommended summer activities during high school and college
117 Words
I use my summer to work, work, work. Yes, I still had time to spend with friends and have fun. I spent a lot of my time earning and saving money for that next tuition...
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My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
115 Words
It's ok to not participate in extracurriculars your first year of college. I didn't get involved in much until my second semester of freshman year when I became a writing tutor. Now that I have...
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Why I ultimately chose my school
120 Words
I chose Carthage when I took a Creative Writing course there during my senior year of high school. That was the deciding factor because I really enjoyed the class, the professor, the students, and the campus....
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Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
134 Words
Greek life is very popular at Carthage. Other popular groups include a spread of service-oriented clubs and major-specific clubs. There are a ton of extracurricular clubs and groups at Carthage and there's a lot to do in your off time....
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High School Performance

GPA
3.99
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Rank
Top 25%
 
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Highest ACT
29
 
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