aelghaib
aelghaib,
Brown ‘17
B.A., Economics, , International Relations and National Security Studies, , Business Management
I am a Moroccan-American freshman at Brown University. I am still undeclared, but I am interested in the fields of economics, international relations, and business.
Features Included
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Essays
14
Schools
4
Scores
1
Advice
4
ECs
2
Sports

Background

Hometown Rabat, Morocco
GenderFemale
EthnicityPrefer Not to Share
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken French, Arabic

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Brown University (Providence, RI)
  • Yale University (New Haven, CT)
  • Boston College (Chestnut Hill, MA)
  • Boston University (Boston, MA)
  • Carnegie Mellon University (Pittsburgh, PA)
  • Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore, MD)
  • Northwestern University (Evanston, IL)
  • Tufts University (Medford, MA)
  • Georgetown University (Washington, DC)
  • George Washington University (Washington, DC)
  • American University (Washington, DC)
  • Haverford College (Haverford, PA)
  • Northeastern University (Boston, MA)
  • Skidmore College (Saratoga Springs, NY)
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Brown University (Providence, RI)

Applied for a B.A. in Economics

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Both Parents

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

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Personal Statement
500 Words
Diversity statement
“You don’t belong.” How often I would say this to myself when I looked in the mirror. Sometimes it would be after the agonizing experience of a lavish Moroccan wedding with all of its superficial etiquette, or after an all-American family reunion in the summer, complete with hotdogs and references to inside jokes that I can’t take part in. This won’t be your typical teenage, self-pitying speech about being overweight, having an exceptionally large nose, or not...
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Supplemental Essay Unique question posed by school
54 Words
Sculptor Jacques Lipchitz once said, "Cubism is like standing at a certain point on a mountain and looking around. If you go higher, things will look different; if you go lower, again they will look different. It is a point of view." With this in mind, describe a moment when your perspective changed.
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Additional Essay Details
369 Words
There is nothing more seemingly banal than a back yard, or so I thought for many years. I spent summers mindlessly crushing the grass with my bare toes, indifferent to the microscopic ecosystem under my feet. That is until one summer night, when I lay awake in bed, unable to sleep because of the Moroccan heat. After hours of flopping around like a fish in the bottom of a skiff, some invisible force pulled me out of my stifling room....
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General Admissions Advice

List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
85 Words
It is essential to be yourself during an interview; don't try to pretend to be someone you're not. You want a school to accept you for...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.8
(no specification of weighting)
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
2070
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1450
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Sports

SportsSoccer, Volleyball

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesSchool Theater/Plays, National Honor Society, Tutoring/Mentoring
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Awards Received

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