velappank13
velappank13,
East Carolina ‘17
B.S., Speech Communication and Rhetoric, , Child Development
NCSSM '13. Junior with senior credit in ECU's Honors College/EC Scholars Class of 2017/Early Assurance Program in Audiology. Aspiring pediatric audiologist.
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Advice
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Sports

Background

Hometown Cary, North Carolina
GenderFemale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionEarly Action
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Tamil

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • East Carolina University  (Greenville, NC)
  • University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill (Chapel Hill, NC)
  • Emory University (Atlanta, GA)
  • Vanderbilt University (Nashville, TN)
  • Wellesley College (Wellesley, MA)
  • Northeastern University (Boston, MA)
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East Carolina University (Greenville, NC)

Applied for a B.S. in Speech Communication and Rhetoric

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

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The warning bell of the first day of seventh grade at Martin Magnet Middle School rang. I had only five minutes to control my “new school” nerves and introduce myself to Mrs. West, my first period Biology teacher. I figured I had to do so sooner or later and hesitantly said, “Hi, my name is Keerthana,” but before I could even finish, Mrs. West exclaimed, “Oh, I know who you are! Come on in!” I went into the classroom anxiously,...
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General Admissions Advice

Why I ultimately chose my school
179 Words
East Carolina University (ECU) was just a fleeting thought in my mind when I submitted the initial application, but upon applying to and being accepted by the Honors College, and being selected to interview for EC Scholars merit scholarship program and Early Assurance program in Audiology, it slowly climbed up my list. On Selection...
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5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
5 Words
Passionate, Driven,...
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My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
312 Words
She’s the First*{East Carolina} is the East Carolina University chapter of She’s the First (STF), a non-profit organization that sponsors girls’ education in low-income countries. This newly founded organization gives girls the chance to become the first in their families to graduate from secondary school. To fulfill this mission, STF mobilizes supporters to fund scholarships and provides a clearer understanding on complex global issues related to poverty. Harnessing technology and social media, STF is committed to connecting sponsors and scholars around the world in innovative, mutually beneficial ways to foster mentorship, philanthropy, equality, and leadership. Ultimately, their...
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Post-college plans
79 Words
I came into college pre-med, as I had always wanted to be a pediatrician, but with my acceptance into the Early Assurance Program for...
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Why I declined other schools
183 Words
o ECU was definitely not on the top of my college list in the beginning, but my final decision was between UNC-Chapel Hill and ECU Honors. The first time I came on campus was for Selection Sunday, to interview for EC Scholars and Early Assurance Program in Audiology, and I fell in love. More so...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.60
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
N/A
 
High School TypeBoarding
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School High at first but got worse

Test Scores

Highest ACT
33
 
ACT Score Details
 
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
2100
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1470
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details6 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers

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