judyblumelover02
judyblumelover,
Wesleyan ‘17
B.A., Comparative Literature
I love to read, write and ruminate!
Features Included
3
Essays
1
Schools
6
Scores
10
Advice
3
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown New York, New York
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionEarly Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken French

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Wesleyan University (Middletown, CT)
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Wesleyan University (Middletown, CT)

Applied for a B.A. in Comparative Literature

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

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Personal Statement
159 Words
Leadership experience
I was once a lone literary crusader, slashing through commas and crossing out words efficiently. Not so as Limelight’s Copy Editor. In that position, I interact constantly with my coeditors. That was at first jarring but now feels comfortable—challenging still, but somehow right. I am most proud of the issue in which a carnivorous editor and I (a member of PETA) debated the morality of eating meat; as my coeditor and I eased into a philosophical debate, I...
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Supplemental Essay Using a metaphor
39 Words
I wrote about the pathways of exploring the self, and the importance of finding your own niche while simultaneously connecting with other people. (In fact, using our private worlds to bridge gaps among people is what I focused on.)
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Additional Essay Details
36 Words
It was a sort of unusual topic in that it got to be a metaphor towards the end, but all in all I managed to tie together some unique experiences I've had into a cohesive narrative.
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General Admissions Advice

List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
42 Words
During the interview, it's important to take time (even a couple of seconds)...
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Whether I used a private admissions counselor, and advice I received
19 Words
I don't think a private counselor...
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How I chose schools to apply to
39 Words
Keep an open mind! Touring schools that you hate is good, because...
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How to increase chances at my school
31 Words
Be honest about who you are, what you've done,...
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My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
26 Words
I've joined the college newspaper, the literary magazine,...
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Post-college plans
12 Words
I hope to become...
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Recommended summer activities during high school and college
47 Words
Do what you love: it will give you something to talk about. It's good...
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What set me apart from other applicants
36 Words
Probably my unexpected essay topic and interview answers; also, the fact...
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My advice about getting recommenders
47 Words
I asked a French teacher and a math teacher, along with a supplement from...
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Why I ultimately chose my school
25 Words
It felt right. When you tour, you'll know....
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.2
 
High School TypeOther Private
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2230
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1530
SAT Prep
SAT IIs
PSAT Scores

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details2 classes and scores

Sports

SportsSwimming/Diving

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesAnimal Foster Care Provider / Animal Rescue Volunteer, Gay/Straight Alliance, Broadcast Journalism / Media / Television

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Application Additional Materials

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