jonathanmarx
jonathanmarx,
Yale ‘17
B.A., Economics
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Essays
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Schools
14
Scores
2
Advice
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ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Bethesda, Maryland
GenderMale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionEarly Decision, Early Action
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Yale University (New Haven, CT)
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Yale University (New Haven, CT)

Applied for a B.A. in Economics

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
519 Words
Reaching a goal
I was surrounded by big, bad seniors. These were not your average bullies -- none extorted lunch money, most wore glasses, and all could name more E.M. Forster novels than members of the football team. No, these were quizbowl bullies. The A team. And for two hours after school, they laid waste to all in their path. The coach began practice. “Tossup one,” she announced. “This man successfully opposed the Radowitz Plan – BEEP.” Before I could begin to make...
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General Admissions Advice

What might make for a good “Why Us” essay topic at my school
82 Words
Pick a significant moment or personal experience related to the school rather than just talking about the school's attributes in the abstract. For example, I...
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My advice about getting recommenders
135 Words
I had a disastrous experience where one of my planned recommendation-writing teachers decided, while repeatedly lying to me, to never write the recommendation. While this could have been awful, I was fortunate to find another fantastic teacher willing to write a...
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High School Performance

GPA
4
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 1%
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2380
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1590
SAT Prep
SAT IIs
PSAT Scores

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details10 classes and scores

Sports

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Experience & Awards

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